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Take The Floor

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 09 July 2011

Join Robbie Shepherd for the very best of today's traditional music and song. As part of Take The Floor's summer series we take you back to 1999 and to the last session from the late Bobby Brown of Canada, Bobby Brown and The Scottish Accent. It's 2nd accordionist Jack Delany that is this weeks Back Line Boy and Robbie highlights the singing of Jean Redpath.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk

  • Playlist

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Duke of Atholl’s Reel ( 4 x 32 J)
    Original (trad – arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Cornerhouse Jig (Andrew Rankine)
    Jim Anderson’s Delight (Ronald Cooper)
    Lady Charlotte Murray (Niel Gow - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Howe O The Mearns
    TRK: 9
    ARTIST: Steve Byrne
    CD: Songs From Home
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax – CDTRAX 275

    TITLE: Memory Lane (4 x 32 R)
    Ena Smith’s Reel (B Brown =Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Lass O’Gowrie (Trad – arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Borwn Haired Maiden (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Barren Rocks of Aden (McKellar - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Seann Truibhas Willichan (4 x 32 S)
    My Dearie (James Johnstone – arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    Christine (The Bash) (Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    Portsmouth (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    Les Trios Grande Luthiers (J S Skinner - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    The Balkan Hills (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Kiss Under The Stairs (4 x32 J)
    David Tague’s Whistler (B Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    Irishman’s Hearts To The Ladies (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Maid On The Green (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Rakes of Kildare (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Gay Gordons
    The Original – Gay Gordons (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Australian Ladies (W Ferguson- arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Scottish Old Time Waltz
    Jeannie’s Black Ee’ (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Bobby Brown’s Canadian Breakdown (4 x 32 R)
    The Fiddlehead Reel (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    Boil Them Cabbage Down (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent + Macleod
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Continental Polka - Dantesque
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Ewan Galloway and His Scottish Dance Band
    CD: Perfect Timing
    LABEL/CAT NR: Bryansroom recordings – BRCD059

    TITLE: Dumbarton’s Drums
    TRK: 13
    ARTIST: Jean Redpath
    CD: Summer of My Dreams
    LABEL/CAT NR: Jean Redpath Records – JR-102

    TITLE: The Auld Hoose
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Jean Redpath
    CD: Will Ye No Come Back Again ?
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax – CDTRAX 334

    TITLE: The Foiky Gibbon
    The Folky Gibbon / The Elusive Otter / Ramnee Ceilidh
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: The Chair
    CD: Huinka
    LABEL/CAT NR: Folky Gibbon Records - FGCD022

    TITLE: The Wild Geese (4 x 32 J)
    Mrs MacPherson of Cluny (Joseph Lowe)
    The Briars of Newbay (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    Paddy Whack (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    The Skillet (Trad - arr Brown=Brownrigg Music/Socan)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: General Stuart’s Reel (4 x 32R) Tribute to Stan Hamilton
    The Stuart’s Rant (Trad -arr Stan Hamilton)
    Mr Busbie Maitland (Nathaniel Gow – arr Stan Hamilton)
    The Waverley Ball (Joseph Lowe – arr Stan Hamilton)
    Bonnie Annie (Donald Dow- arr Stan Hamilton)
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent + MacLeod
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Montgomery’s Rant
    Lady Mongomery’s Reel
    Jean’s Reel
    The Moving Cloud
    Miss Crawford’s Reel
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Montgomery’s Rant Encore
    Miss Johnstone
    Miss Bradie
    Miss Monaghan
    Duffy The Dancer
    ARTIST: Bobby Brown & The Scottish Accent
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Afton Water
    TRK: 3
    ARTIST: Ronnie Browne
    CD: The First Time
    LABEL/CAT NR: Reekie – REECD 101

    TITLE: The Balmoral Highlanders / The Apple Tree
    TRK: 8
    ARTIST: George Stirrat
    CD: Scottish Accordion Melodies
    LABEL/CAT NR: Legacy Recordings – THISTLE103

    FEATURED GUEST - Jack Delany Back Line Boys Feature

    Music : For Old Times Sake 4x32 Reel

    The Linklater Reel (D Cook)
    Haulin The Ropes (J Renton)
    Ian Paterson (J Renton)
    Marcos Reel (Traditional)
    COLIN DEWAR SCOTTISH DANCE BAND LAST BROADCAST WITH JACK ON 2ND ACCORDION

    TITLE: HEBRIDEAN WALTZ
    Dearest My Own One/ Farewell To The Maidens/ Leaving Waternish/ Welcome To Scalpy
    TRK: 17
    ARTIST: Bobby Mcleods
    LP: Bobby Mcleods Vintage 78’s
    LABEL/CAT NR: Footstompin

    TITLE: SCOTS BONNET
    IAN POWRIE SCOTTISH DANCE BAND
    BBC ARCHIVE RECORDING

    TITLE: THE CIRCASSIAN CIRCLE
    The Original/ Allan Brown/ Doanld Ridley’s Compliments To Jim Halcrow/ William Ritson Esquire/ Joe Hornsby
    TRK: 2 Side 1
    ARTIST: Colin Dewar Scottish Dance Band
    LP: Bobby Mcleods Vintage 78’s
    LABEL/CAT NR: Footstompin

    TITLE: Working Man
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Rita MacNeil
    CD: Working Man The Best of Rita MacNeil
    LABEL/CAT NR: Polydor – 517 861-

    TITLE: Black Mountain Reel
    The Reconciliation / Jackie Coleman’s Reel / The Big Finn /
    Spootiskerry / John Spence of Ueysound
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Ewan Galloway and His Scottish Dance Band
    CD: Perfect Timing
    LABEL/CAT NR: Bryansroom recordings – BRCD059

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