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Subj: Music In Scotland Newsletter - April, 2002
Date: 4/27/02 8:52:04 PM Eastern Daylight Time

From: (Jim Leighton)

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NP11     Border Pipes Tune Book     Book     £8.99 
A collection of 76 pipe tunes selected from "Peacocks Tunes" and other sources suitable for Scottish smallpipes, Lowland pipes and half-longs as well as other folk instruments. 

CMOR001     Ceilidh Mor - Winching In Loch Maddy     CD     £11.99 

ROSCD1003     Daniel O'Donnell - Especially For You / Love Songs     CDx2     £9.89 
Singing The Blues, Leaving Is Easy, She Goes Walking Through My Mind, Happy Years, Broken Hearts Always Mend, Guilty, Travelling Light, Come Back Paddy Reilly to Ballyjamesduff, Whatever Happened To Old Fashoined Love, Sweet Forget Me Not, You're The First Thing I Think Of, It Comes And Goes, Silver Threads Among The Gold. The Magic Is There, Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye, For The Good Times, Halfway To Paradise, The Way Dreams Are, Give A Little Love, Spanish Eyes, Hello Darlin', Love Me Tender. 

ROSCD1005     Daniel O'Donnell - From The Heart / Thoughts Of Home     CDx2     £9.89 
The Minute You're Gone, It Doesn't Matter Anymore, Mary From Dunglow, Bye Bye Love, The Old Rugged Cross, Wasting My Time, Kelly, Things, Act Naturally, Honey, Wooden Heart, It Keeps Right On A' Hurting, My Bonnie Maureen, I Know That You Know, Old Dungarvan Oak, Danny Boy.My Shoes Keeping Walking Back To You, The Mountains of Mourne, London Leaves, Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain, Olds Days Remembered, Send Me The Pillow You Sleep On, Moonlight and Roses, Little Piece Of Heaven, Far Far From Home, The Isle Of Innisfree, My Heart Skips A Beat, I Know One, I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen, Second Fiddle, My Favourite Memory, Forty Shades Of Green. 

ROSCD1001     Daniel O'Donnell - I Need You / Don't Forget To Remember     CDx2     £9.89 
I Need You, Sing An Old Irish Song, From A Jack To A King, Lovely Rose Of Clare, Stand Beside Me, Irish Eyes, Dear Old Galway Town, Three Leaf Shamrock, Veil Of White Lace, Kickin' Each Other's Hearts Around, Medals for Mothers, Wedding Bells, Snow Flake, Your Friendly Irish Way, Lough Melvin's Rocky Shore, I Love You Because. Don't Forget To Remember, I Don't Care, Old Loves Never Die, I Wonder Where You Are Tonight, Don't Be Angry, Roses are Red, Before I'm Over You, Take Good Care Of Her, Pretty Little Girl From Omagh, Green Willow, Don't Let Me Cross Over, The Good Old Days, Pat Murphy's Meadow, I Just Can't Make It On My Own. 

ROSCD1002     Daniel O'Donnell - Songs Of Inspiration / I Believe     CDx2     £9.89 
Footsteps, It Is No Secret, You Needed Me, I Saw The Light, One Day At A Time, My Forever Friend, When I Had You, You'll Never Walk Alone, Why Me Lord, The Old Rugged Cross, Yes, I Really Love You, How Great Thou Art, This World Is Not My Home, He Took Your Place, Amazing Grace. 

ROSCD2004     Daniel O'Donnell - The Best Of     CD     £10.49 

ROSCD2005     Daniel O'Donnell - The Irish Album     CD     £10.49 

ROSCD1004     Daniel O'Donnell - The Last Waltz / Follow Your Dream     CDx2     £9.89 
Here I Am In Love Again, We Could, Last Waltz Of The Evening, When Only The Sky Was Blue, Heaven With You, You Know I Still Love You, Talk Back Trembling Lips, The Shelter Of Your Eyes, When We Get Together, Ring Of Gold, A Fool Such As I, Memory Number One, Look Both Ways, Little Patch Of Blue, Marianne. Follow Your Dream, Welcome Home, Not Until The Next Time, Cryin' Time, Back In My Baby's Arms Again, My Claim To Fame Is You, Sweet Memories, I Just Want To Dance With You, The Love In Your Eyes, You're The Reason, Belle Of The Ball, Galway Bay, Destination Donegal, How Great Thou Art. 

MCCD489     Daniel O'Donnell - Dreaming     CD     £7.49 
A new compilation of classic Daniel O'Donnell repertoire. 1. I just want to dance with you 2. Love in your eyes 3. Send me the pillow you dream on 4. I love you because 5. Home is where the heart is 6. Pretty little girl from Omagh 7. Moonlight and roses 8. I need you 9. Veil of white lace 10. Wedding bells 11. Follow your dream 12. Sweet memories 13. Green glens of Antrim 14. My Donegal shore 15. Far far from home 16. Irish eyes 17. Welcome home 18. Little piece of Heaven 19. Old days remembered 20. My favourite memory. 

DDCD001     Dessie O' Halloran - The Pound Road     CD     £13.19 

FBCD011     Fiddlers' Bid - Around The World     CD     £12.29 
The original album from this now well-known bandâ¦great fiddle-led music from Shetland. 

CDFSR1715     Fine Friday - Gone Dancing     CD     £11.99 
A super young trio, Anna Wendy Stevenson (fiddle), Nuala Kennedy (flute, whistles, backing vocals) and Kris Drever (guitarist, vocals, double bass), have produced this, their first, album of Scottish and Irish music. Cold Blow, Helicopter, Tune For Nuala, Selkie, The Cuckoo, Rock 'N' Troll, Humming Bird, Spacehoppers, Special People, Slip Jigs & Reels, Deep Sea World, Ceilidhs In The Cave, Funeray. 

HHA001     Gordon Walker - Dancing To Perfection     CD     £11.99 
Scotland's Piper of the Year 2000, Gordon Walker, has been piping from the tender age of 4 and has won many competitions. Pas De Basques, Pas De Basques & High Cuts, Highland Fling 4, 4 Slow, 6 Fast, 6 Slow, Sword Dance 2/1, 2/2, 3/1, Seam Triubhas 3/1, 4/2 Fast, 4/2 Slow, Strathspey & Highland Reel 2/2, Strathspey & Half Tulloch, Reel Of Tulloch, Scottish Lilt 4, 5, Flora McDonald's Fancy 4, 6, Irish Jig 4, 6, Sailor's Hornpipe 4, 6, Barracks Johnnie 4, 6, Highland Laddie 4, 6, Blue Bonnets, Village Maid, Scotch Measure, Earl Of Errol. 

VERTCD062     Gruth Is Uachdar (Crowdie & Cream)     CD     £13.19 
The soundtrack to the BBC Gaelic drama Gruth is Uachdar (Crowdie and Cream), adapted from Finlay J MacDonald's popular trilogy based on his childhood on Harris. Featuring members of the groups Capercaillie, Shooglenifty, Deaf Shepherd and La Bottine Souriante, with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. 

The 7th Day; Tour de Harris; Atlantic Funeral; All Slicked Up; The World Below; Finlay's Theme; The Haircream Reel; The Telegram; The Orange Beach; Ceilidh Polka; Harris Moonlight; Silver Whistle; Tarbert Hornpipe; The Day the Plane Came; Machair At Dawn; Leaving; Sailing to War; The Schoolhouse Jig; Beach Stories; Nordic Melody; Ali's Slippery Slope; Silver Whistle Reprise. 

JMCCD002     Jean & Jim McConnachie - Favourite Selections     CD     £12.29 
Dance music, piping and songs from this talented husband & wife team. 

DF001V     Jean McConnachie & John Douglas - Dance Favourites     VideoPAL     £14.59 
Both the Jean McConnachie Band and John Douglas Dance Band play ten tracks each of your dance favourites. Jean McConnachie (lead accordion), Colin Garvin (2nd accordion), Susan Simpson (violin), Iain Wilson (keyboard), Billy Goodfellow (drums), John Douglas (lead accordion), Max Houliston (2nd accordion), Ian Kirkpatrick (violin), Mark MacDougal keyboard) and Donald Graham (drums). Call O' The Pipes, Waltz Of The Bells, Kelvingrove Two-step, Dinkie One-Step, Shiftin' Bobbins, White Heather Foxtrot, La Rinka, Flirtation Two-step, Palais Glide, Lomond Waltz, Fiona's Polka, Britannia Two-step, Postie's Jig, Mississippi Dip, Southern Two-step, Millennium March, Square Tango, The New Killarney Waltz, Imperial Two-step, Viennese Swing. Also available on CD. 

DF001CD     Jean McConnachie & John Douglas - Dance Favourites     CD     £12.19 

WWCB001     Meantime - The Natives Are Friendly     CD     £11.99 

NP08     Minstrelsy Tune Book     Book     £8.99 
This book contains 78 smallpipe tunes from the Northumbrian Minstrelsy. 

NP01     Northumbrian Piper's First Tune Book     Book     £8.99 
A collection of 103 tunes for the Northumbrian smallpipes and other folk instruments. 

KPCD002     On The Wagon - Reels On Wheels     CD     £9.65 
Traditional and contemporary Scottish and Irish folk music. Island Spinning Song, The Babes In The Wood, Tralee Gaol, Bonnie Dundee, Nancy Spain, The Angel's Share, The Teardrop Of Ireland, The Girl I Left Behind Me, Rakes Of mallow, The Reel Of Tullochgorm, Blackwater Stream, Dumbarton's Drums, Oyster Wives, The Little Bag O' Spuds, The Ships Are Sailing, Blantyre Explosion, Killiecrankie, The Boys Of The Mhairi L, My Love Is But A Lassie Yet, The Banshee, Father Kelly's, The Gravel Walk. 

KPCD004     On The Wagon - The Eagle, The Mountain & The Red Red Deer     CD     £9.65 
On The Wagon, Derek Richardson (vocals, guitar, mandolin, banjo, whistles, small pipes, pedal bass), Pat Stuart (guitar, accordion, bodhran, dulcimer), Davy McMartin (mouth organ, percussion), Robin Calvert (fiddle, viola, tenor mandola) and Ken Charleson (vocals, keyboards, guitar, djembe drum), release their latest mixture of celtic music and song. 

McGregor's March, Spoot O' Skerry, Nicolas' Jumping Stone, The Eagle The Mountain And The Red Red Deer, Highland Cathedral, Ye Jacobites, Leezie Lindsay, Knotty Green Jig, The Startled Gazelle, Hog Roast & Sealids, Kelvin Grove, Just The One, The March Up Castle Hill;, Maggie McMartin's Reeling, Mo Chaillin Dile As Dunn, Tha M Elidail Is, Going Home, Mediaeval Blanket, Bally Desmond Polka, The Strong Arm, Raggle Taggle Gypsy, The New High Level, Walking On The Moon, The Barrowburn Reel, Leezie Lindsay - reprise. 

COMD2089     Pat Kilbride - Nightingale Lane     CD     £11.99 
Pat, from Co. Kildare in Ireland, has played music from an early age learning first the classical piano. He later taught himself guitar and cittern and developed these skills as member of "The Pavies" and "The Battlefield Band". The album has twelve tracks, four of which are songs, and features guests Alison Kinnaird, Alan Reid and Mike Katz to name but a few. 

CDTRAX227     Rob MacKillop - The Healing     CD     £11.99 
Rob's latest album consists of original versions of tunes found in the Scottish lute and cittern manuscripts of the 17th century, arrangements of tunes from the 18th and 20th centuries, and new pieces composed in 2001. "â¦dazzling virtuosity.. exceptionally musical.. beautifully played" Sounding Strings.

Niel Gow's Lament For The Death Of His Second Wife, Port Atholl, I Love My Love In Secret, Lady Buccleugh's Lament, Auld Lang Syne, A Scots Lament, Joy To The Personne Of My Love, Till I Lulled Beyond Thee, The Laydie Lothian's Lilte, The Isle Of Rea, Suelt Smyling Katie Loves Me, She Rouid Me In Her Aprone, John Come Kiss Me Noue, The Lowlands Of Holland, Alace I Lie My Alon I'm Lik To Die Auld, Aderneis Lilt, Lady Cassilles Lilt, Blew Breiks, Port Jean Morrison, MacKillop's Rant, Nine, The Healing (Pibroch For The Lute). 

DLCD003     Sharon Shannon & The Woodchoppers - Live In Galway     CD     £13.19 

CUL119D     Skyedance - Live In Spain     CD     £11.99 
Alasdair Fraser (fiddle), Eric Rigler (Scottish and uillean pipes), Chris Norman (wooden flute), Paul Machlis (keyboards), Peter Maund (percussion) and Mick Linden (bass).

On this album the band were joined by Spanish guests including Galician singer Mercedes Peon (vocals), Latin Grammy nominee Hevia (midi bagpipes), Jose Manuel Tejedor (Asturian bagpipes), Joxan Goikoetxea (accordion), ebullient Basque accordionist Kepa Junkera (trikitixa), Mikel Laboa (vocals) and Oreka TX (txalaparta) in three quite remarkable 2001 concerts before very enthusiastic Spanish audiences.

Harris Dance; Dizzy; Marabilla; Dinkey's Medley; Cries and Shrieks of Woe; A Stor Mo Chroi; Stoney Run; The Spark; Way Out To Hope Street; Theme For Scotland; Donostia; Txoria Txori; The Other Side of Sorrow; Galen's Medley; Tail Toddle Finale. 

CDTRAX230     Stairheid Gossip - Stirrin' It Up     CD     £11.99 
Close harmony acapella group of female singers from the lowlands of Scotland. Superb harmony and solo singing with accompaniment on some tracks.

The Burning Of Auchendoon, Bahlele Bonke, King Of The Castle, Rantin' Dog, Harriet Tubman, High Germany, Women Of Dundee, Johnny I Hardly Knew You, Don't Leave Nobody But The Baby, Bone Upon Stone, Both Sides Of The Tweed, Wagoner's Lad, The Twa Corbies. 

CHAMPBK02     The MacAndrew Collection     Book     £16.99 
The tunes and talents of Hector MacAndrew are justifiably well-known. His dedication to the Scots fiddle, its tunes and technique, was recognised when he hosted Yehudi Menuhin at Blair Castle in 1974 and gave him a televised lesson in the Scots fiddle style. MacAndrew was taught by his father, whose own father was taught by a pupil of Neil Gow's. This book contains 102 of Hector MacAndrew compositions along with quotes and background information. 

CDTRAX232     The McCalmans - Where The Sky Meets The Sea     CD     £11.99 
With new member Stephen Quigg.

Farm Auction; The Last Leviathan; The Fishing Days; Galway to Graceland; Women o' Dundee; Ae Fond Kiss; Voice of My Island; Applecross Bay; Laerke's Tune; Rise Rise; Gallant Murray; The Highlands Tomorrow; Wild Old Tune; Running Home; Spinner's Wedding.

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