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15/10/2011

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 15 October 2011

For the very best of Scottish traditional music and song, join Robbie Shepherd. It's Ian Thomson and his Scottish Dance Band that make a welcome return to the programme with a great lively dance selection. And Take The Floor pays tribute to the late great fiddler Ian Powrie.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

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  • Tracklisting 15/10/2011

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Grand March
    a) Aros Park (Pibroch MacKenzie)
    b) The Wee Highland Laddie (Trad)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Westering Home
    TRK: 18
    ARTIST: The Corries
    CD: The Silver Collection
    LABEL/CAT NR: Moidart – MOICD 005

    TITLE: Fife Ness ( 4 x 32 reel)
    a) East Neuk of Fife (Trad)
    b) The Bottom of the Punch Bowl (Trad)
    c) Inver Lasses (Trad)
    d) Norman Whitelaw (Angus Fitchet)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Boston Two Step
    a) Claybraes Two Step (David Cunningham Snr)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: St Bernards waltz
    a) Waltz for Alexa (Margaret Scollay)
    b) The Farewell Waltz (Margaret Scollay)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    a) Dr Hugh Mackenzie of Munlochy (Iain Crichton)
    b) Charles Fraser Sherrit (Iain Crichton)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Swilcan (4x32 Reel)
    a) Gordon B Cosh
    b) Noel O'Donoghue's Jig (Alistair McCulloch)
    c) Logan John Rae (John Burns)
    d) Findlay Hits the Bottle (John Burns)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Mrs Milne of Kinneff (4x32 Strat)
    a) Rose of Allendale (Trad)
    b) Mary Morrison (Trad)
    c) My Love is like a red red rose (Trad)
    d) Sarona (J Scott Skinner)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Reel of the 51st Division (4x32Reel)
    a) Original
    b) The Strathallan Struggler (Ian Thomson)
    c) The Black Boy (Trad)
    d) Dancing the Baby (Trad)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Britannia Two Step
    a) Glendaruel Highlanders (P.M. A Fettes)
    b) John D Burgess (George Coburn)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Bandleaders Choice - The Swan (Catriona Mckay)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: The Shetland Reel (4x32 Reel)
    a) Willie Taylor's Fiddle (Lell Robertson)
    b) Da Kirks (Margaret Scollay)
    c) Peter D Scollay (Margaret Scollay)
    d) Viewforth (Margaret Scollay)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Strip the Willow
    a) The Top of Cork Road (Trad)
    b) Roland's Return (Trad)
    c) The Little Bag of Meal (Trad)
    d) Galloping O'Hogan (Trad)
    ARTIST: Ian Thomson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Maggie’s Bairn
    TRK: 10
    ARTIST: Jim Malcolm
    CD: The First Cold Day
    LABEL/CAT NR: Beltane Records – BELCD106

    TRIBUTE TO IAN POWRIE


    TITLE: The Last Of the Lairds
    a) Stool Of Repentance (Trad)
    b) David Ross (Wilson)
    c) The Irish Washerwoman (Trad)
    ARTIST: The Ian Powrie Band
    LP: The best of the Ian Powrie Band
    LABEL/CAT NR:

    TITLE: Strathspey & Reel
    a) Mrs. Adie (Trad)
    b) Loch Ordie (Mcintosh)
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie with his Scottish Band
    LP: Ian Powrie’s Farewell to Scotland
    LABEL/CAT NR: ZLP 2087

    TITLE: Ian Powrie
    a) Francis Sitwell (N. Gow)
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie
    LP: Fifty Years On with Jimmy Shand His Band, and Guests
    LABEL/CAT NR: WGR 062


    TITLE: Margaret-Anne Robertson
    a) Solo By Ian Powrie
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie
    LP: the best of the Ian Powrie Band
    LABEL/CAT NR: STAL 5001


    TITLE: Set Of Reels
    a) The Tushker (Cooper)
    b) St. Ann’s (Trad)
    c) Callum Doaldson (Cooper)
    d) Dancing The Baby (Trad)
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie Band
    LP: the best of the Ian Powrie Band
    LABEL/CAT NR: STAL 5001

    TITLE: Silver City Waltz
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie Band
    LP: the best of the Ian Powrie Band
    LABEL/CAT NR: STAL 5001


    TITLE: Ian Powrie’s Farewell To Auchterarder
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie with his Scottish Band
    LP: Ian Powrie’s Farewell To Scotland
    LABEL/CAT NR: ZLP 2087


    TITLE: The Dark Island
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie
    CD: The Ian Powrie Story
    LABEL/CAT NR: CDLOC 1096


    TITLE: Ian Powrie’s Farewell To Scotland
    ARTIST: Ian Powrie with his Scottish Band
    LP: Ian Powrie’s Farewell to Scotland
    LABEL/CAT NR: ZLP 2087

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