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13/03/2010

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 13 March 2010

Robbie Shepherd brings you traditional music and song, featuring Blair Gardiner and his Scottish dance band making their debut appearance on the show.

  • BLAIR GARDINER & HIS SCOTTISH DANCE BAND

    BLAIR GARDINER & HIS SCOTTISH DANCE BAND

    Blair Gardiner – Accordion
    Alan Gardiner - 2nd Acc
    Andrew Barrie – Drums
    Jim Nichol - Piano
    John Sinton - Double Bass

  • PLAYLIST

    TITLE: Kate
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Fiona’s Polka
    a)The Thingummyjig Polka (Jim Johnstone)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: Keepers (Nick Keir)
    ARTIST: McCalmans
    CD: Keepers
    LABEL/CAT NR: 1999 Greentrax Recordings Ltd –CDTRAX 174



    TITLE: Gay Gordons
    a) Loch Ruan (Dr G McIntyre)
    b) Flett from Flotta (P/M Donald Macleod)
    c) Battle of Waterloo (John MacKay)
    d) Lord Lovat's Lament
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: Dashing White Sergeant
    a) Willa Fiord
    b) John Spence of Uyeasound
    c) Mickie Ainsworth (Ronnie Cooper)
    d) Hurlocks Reel Reel (Tom Anderson)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording




    TITLE: St Bernard’s Waltz
    a) Kelly Anne’s Waltz (Richard Wong, Kelly Anne MacLeod)
    b) Aly’s Waltz (T Rasmussen)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

  • PLAYLIST CONTINUED

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    a)Colonel Maclean of Ardgour (John McClellan)
    b)The Braes of Castle Grant (D.Macdonald)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording




    TITLE: Military Two Step
    a)Out at the Meadowbank Inn(Lindsay Ross)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: MISSISSIPPI DIP
    a) She’ll Be Coming Round The Mountains
    b) The Happy Wanderer
    c) Let Him Go Let Him Tarry
    d) I’m A Yankee Doddle Dandy
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: Lomond Waltz
    a) Loch Lomond
    b) The Auld Meal Mill
    c) Bonnie Galloway
    d) Rowan Tree
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Hoolichans Jig
    a) Sweet Biddy Daly
    b) The Humours of Castle Glendart
    c) The Dandy Dancer (Jim Johnstone)
    d) Shandon Bells
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Nuallan Na Callain (The Hogmany Chant)
    ARTIST: Calum Martin
    CD: An Dealachadh (The Parting)
    LABEL/CAT NR: Ridge Records – RR062

  • BLAIR GARDINER

    BLAIR GARDINER

    In session with his band on this weeks programme

  • PLAYLIST CONTINUED

    TITLE: Margaret’s Waltz
    ARTIST: Aly Bain
    CD: First Album
    LABEL/CAT NR: Whirlie Records – WHIRLIE CD1





    TITLE: Flick Flack
    ARTIST: Gary Blair
    CD: Still Steamin
    LABEL/CAT NR: Gary Blair- GBCD3



    TITLE: Con Cassidy’s an Ath Bhanais; Jimmy Ward’s Jig; Nighean na Caillich
    ARTIST: Dr Angus MacDonald
    CD: Maidean Dubh an Donais (The Black Sticks of the Devil)
    LABEL/CAT NR: 2009 Macmeanmna – SKYECD30




    TITLE: Pipe Reels
    a) The Brolum (Dr Charles Bannatyne)
    b) The Ale is Dear
    c) Itchy Fingers (Rab Pinkman)
    d) Donald MacLeod’s Reel) (P/M D. Macleod)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: Eva Three Step
    a) Pipe Major John McKenzie (Bobby Macleod)
    b) Doctor J.G Hunter of Aultbea (Alasdair Downie
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: Bandleader’s Choice – Keith Dickson Compositions Medley
    a) Waltz – Sandy and Helen Gardiner’s Golden Wedding Waltz (Keith Dickson)
    b) Strathspey – Heatheryhall (Keith Dickson)
    c) Reel- Amy’s Reel (Keith Dickson)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

  • PLAYLIST CONTINUED

    TITLE: Orcadian Strip The Willow
    a) Inspector Donald Campbell (P/M P.R MacLeod Jnr)
    b) The Curlew (Donald MacPherson)
    c) Minnie Hynd (P/M D.MacLeod)
    d) Janette MacInnes (Iain MacPhail)
    ARTIST: Blair Gardiner SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: Breascleit ‘Alainn (Lovely Breasclete)
    ARTIST: Calum Martin
    CD: An Dealachadh (The Parting)
    LABEL/CAT NR: Ridge Records – RR062





    TITLE: Jack Cooper’s March
    ARTIST: Simon Howie & His SDB
    CD: Simon Howie
    LABEL/CAT NR:Simon Howie – SH CD 001

    TITLE: Hebridean Weaving Lilt
    ARTIST: Rob Gordon & His Band
    LP: The Complete Caledonian Ball
    LABEL/CAT NR: Lismor – LDDL 8005



    TITLE:Mary Hamilton of Auchincruive
    ARTIST: Jimmy Blue and His Band
    LP:The Scottish Sounds of Jimmy Blue
    LABEL/CAT NR: Philips – 6414 317



    TITLE:Elwyn’s Fairy Glen [8x32 Reel]
    a) Neil Gow’s Farewell to Whisky – Neil Gow
    b) Polwart on the Green
    c) Davie Davie Nick Nack
    d) Neil Gow’s Farewell to Whisky – Neil Gow
    ARTIST: The Craigowl SDB
    BBC Take The Floor Recording





    TITLE: Luinneag Mhic Leoid, Chloe’s Passion, Co Ni Mire ri Mairi, Highland Jig
    ARTIST: Dr Angus MacDonald
    CD: Maidean Dubh an Donais (The Black Sticks of the Devil)
    LABEL/CAT NR: 2009 Macmeanmna




    TITLE: Deirdre’s Farewell to Scotland
    ARTIST: Neil MacLean
    MD 194
    BBC RECORDING



    TITLE: Fred’s Reel
    ARTIST: Calum Martin
    CD: An Dealachadh (The Parting)
    LABEL/CAT NR: Ridge Records – RR062

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