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31/07/2010

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 31 July 2010

For the very best of traditional music and song join Robbie Shepherd. As part of our summer series we take you back to 2002 when Jimmy Shand Junior and his band played for a great night of dancing at Letham Village Hall. Robert Black's, CD Breaking New Ground is the inspirational album of the week and our feature interview takes us to Glasgow in 2005, in the company of entertainer Alastair McDonald.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk
write to: Take The Floor, BBC Beechgrove Terrace, Aberdeen, AB15 5ZT.

  • PLAYLIST

    TITLE: Kate
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: GAY GORDONS TWO STEP
    Jimmy Shand’s Compliments to Jim Crawford
    Jimmy Shand’s Compliments to Ella Crawford
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: KILLIECRANKIE
    TRK: 23
    ARTIST: The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell
    CD: The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell
    LABEL/CAT NR: Moidart – MOICD 013

    TITLE: OLD TYME WALTZ
    Lunan Bay
    Tom and Mary Lyon’s Waltz
    It’s Grand Among Your Ain Folk
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: MILITARY TWO STEP
    Diane & Graeme Noble Two Step
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band – Ian Holmes Lead
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: BLACK MOUNTAIN REEL
    Bobby Watson
    St Andrews Parade
    Road To Muchty
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: BLACK MOUNTAIN REEL ENCOURE
    Jimmy Shand Reel
    Myra Russell’s Fancy
    Kenneth McFadyen’s Reel
    Claverhouse Reel
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior all Stars Band – David Cunningham Lead
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: HEATHER MIXTURE WALTZ
    Heather Mixture Waltz
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior all Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording



    TITLE: CANADIAN BARN DANCE
    Jimmy Shand’s Compliments To Harry Lawson
    Jimmy Shand’s Compliments To Sir Kenneth Alexander
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior all Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: EVA THREE STEP
    Dundee City Police Pipe Band
    Kirkwall Bay
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior all Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: AIR FAILIRINN IU
    TRK: 10
    ARTIST: Rachel Walker
    CD: Lost
    LABEL/CAT NR: Skipinnish Records – SKIPCD20

    TITLE: BLUEBELL BOSSA
    Bluebell Polka
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Robert Black
    CD: Breaking New Ground
    LABEL/CAT NR: Igus – CDKLP 72

    TITLE: The Scottish Shuffle
    Mrs McLeod
    The Fairy Dance
    Jig Of Slurs
    TRK: 6
    ARTIST: Robert Black
    LP: Breaking New Ground
    LABEL/CAT NR: Igus – CDKLP 72

    TITLE: CON CASSIDY’S
    An Ath Bhanais
    Jimmy Ward’s Jig
    Nighean Na Callich
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Dr Angus MacDonald
    LP: The Black Sticks Of The Devil
    LABEL/CAT NR: Macmeanmna – SKYECD 50

    TITLE: POSTIE’S JIG
    Syd Chalmers
    Margaret Cook’s Fancy
    Gowanhill
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: POSTIE’S JIG - ENCORE
    Kaly Shaw
    Queenie Of Larkhall
    Bessie Lee’s Jig
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior all Stars Band - Jim Johnstone Lead
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: MISSISSIPPI DIP
    Auchtermuchty Gala March
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: POLKA
    Bluebell Polka
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: FLIRTATION TWO STEP
    6.20 Two Step
    ARTIST: Jimmy Shand Junior All Stars Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: PUIRT A BEUL
    TRK: 3
    ARTIST: Rachel Walker
    CD: Lost
    LABEL/CAT NR: Skipinnish Records – SKIPCD 20

    TITLE: WALTZING THE LAST PIPER HOME
    TRK: 10
    ARTIST: Blair Douglas
    CD: Angels From The Ashes
    LABEL/CAT NR: Ridge Records – RR029

    TITLE: White Wings
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Jimmy Logan
    LP: Loganberry Pie
    LABEL/CAT NR: Beltona - LBA23

    TITLE: Island Sheiling Song
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Calum Kennedy
    LP: Ace Of Clubs
    LABEL/CAT NR: ACL – 1149

    TITLE: Niel Gow’s Farewell To Whiskey
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Peter Morrison
    LP: Land Of The Eagle
    LABEL/CAT NR: Ross Records – CDGR155

    TITLE: CALUM’S ROAD
    TRK: CD 2 - 17
    ARTIST: Capercaillie
    CD: Grace And Pride – The Anthology 2004-1984
    LABEL/CAT NR: Survival Records – SURCD 030
    TITLE: Mrs MacLeod
    Mrs Macleod of Raasay
    Big Fin (G Mithcell)
    Farquhar Mathieson (J Johnstone)
    Dunaskin Glen (I Muir)
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Ian Hutson and His Scottish Dance Band
    CD: The Dashing White Sergeant
    LABEL/CAT NR: Highlander Music – HRMCD 101

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