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04/02/2012

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 04 February 2012

Join Robbie Shepherd Live from The Pearce Institute Govan as part of Celtic Connections 2012. On stage and playing for dancing is Iain Anderson and his Scottish Dance Band. We also enjoy the talents from our special guest artists, fiddler Marie Fielding and leading band Breabach. A night not to be missed.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Take the Floor

    This week's Take the Floor is Live from Celtic Connections at the Pearce Institute

    Band – The Ian Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    Iain Anderson – Lead Accordion
    Susan Gordon – Fiddle
    Iain Cathcart – 2nd Accordion
    Neil McMillan – Piano / Bass
    Duncan Christie – Drums


    GUESTS 1: Marie Fielding
    Marie Fielding – Fiddle
    Tom Orr – Keyboard


    GUESTS 2: Breabach
    Calum MacCrimmon
    Megan Henderson
    Ewan Robertson
    James Duncan MacKenzie
    James Lindsay

  • Iain Anderson

    Iain Anderson

  • Take the Floor - Playlist

    TITLE: KATE DALRYMPLE
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Gay Gordon’s (4/4 Marches)
    a) The 25th KOSB Farewell to Meerut (PM J Balloch)
    b) King George V’s Army (PM George S Maclennan)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Cumberland Reel (Jigs)
    a) Cumberland Reel (Trad)
    b) Sweet Biddy Daly (Trad)
    c) Angus Macfadyen (Robert Black)
    d) Miss Moria Sinclair (Iain T MacPhail)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: St. Bernard’s Waltz
    a) The Sands of Vatersay (Trad)
    b) Lovely Stornoway (Calum Kennedy & Bob Halfin)
    c) My Mother (Trad – words Neil MacLean)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Eva Three Step (6/8’s)
    a) The 10th HLI Crossing the Rhine (P M Donald Shaw Ramsay)
    b) The Athole Highlanders (Trad)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: March & Reel
    Athole Highlanders Farewell to Loch Katrine (W. Rose)
    Roddy Ross of Brora (J.MacKay)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Jigs
    Lady Charlotte Murray (Neil Gow)
    Miss Rae of Eskgrove (Nathaniel Gow)
    I Lost My Love (Trad)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Slow Air
    Crested Hens (Gilles Chabenat)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Reels
    Trip To Winsor (Dan R MacDonald)
    Mrs Norman McKeegan (Dan R MacDonald)
    Moy Cottage (Grada)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Circassion Circle (Reels)
    a) Hurlocks Reel (Tom Anderson) (Shetland Music Heritage Trust)
    b) Hutchy’s Bash (Graeme Mitchell) (Marquis Music)
    c) Itchy Fingers (Trad) or (PM Rab Pinkman) (Marking Time [Robert Mathieson Book 1])
    d) Neil and Fiona McMillan (Dochie McCallum) (Shian Music)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance (2/4 Marches)
    a) Father John MacMillan of Barra (Norman MacDonald) (Pipe Major Donald MacLeod's Collection Book 1)
    b) The Balkan Hills (J Gillan) (Scots Guards Standard Settings Vol 1)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The New Paradigm
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Walter Graham
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Scotland's Winter
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Farley Bridge
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Boston Two Step
    a) Jake Mckay’s Two Step (Bill Black)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Pride of Erin Waltz
    a) Come Home Paddy Reilly to Ballyjamesduff (William Percy French) (MCPS-PRS)
    b) Believe me if all those endearing young charms (Trad – words Thomas Moore) (MCPS-PRS)
    c) Green Glens of Antrim (Trad) (MCPS-PRS)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Highland Scottishe (2/4s)
    a) Hi o Hiram (Trad)
    b) Callum Beag (Trad)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Medley
    Scottish Concerto Strathspey (Trad)
    Lazy Sunday Morning (Grada)
    Gavotte
    Eric The Badger (Marie Fielding)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: 9/8 Jig & Reel
    Walkin With Walter (Marie Fielding)
    Elliott’s Welcome (Marie Fielding)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Slow Air
    Margaret Ann Robertson (Frank Jamieson)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Strathspey / Reel
    Glengarry’s Dirk (Trad)
    Perthshire Hunt (Trad)
    Sandy Grant of Battengorm (J. Scott Skinner)
    ARTIST: Marie Fielding and Tom Orr
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Strip The Willow
    a) Kenny Gillies of Portnalong (P MacFarquhar)
    b) Troys Wedding (Colin Magee)
    c) Alan MacPherson of Mosspark (Angus MacDonald)
    d) Kenny MacDonalds Jig (Norman MacDonald) or (Donald MacLeod)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording




    TITLE: Brittania Two Step
    a) Pipe Seargant John Barclay (PM Ian Duncan) (Ian P Duncan - Cullen Bay Collection)
    b) Ballochyle (PM Peter MacLeod Jnr) (Scots Guards Standard Settings Vol 1)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Glasgow of the Big Shops
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Gig Face
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Meaudail Meaudail
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Good Drying
    ARTIST: Breabach
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Old Time Waltz
    a) By Yon Bonnie Border Burn (Dick Black) (MCPS-PRS)
    b) The Soft Lowland Tongue of the Borders (W Sanderson) (MCPS-PRS)
    c) The Crooked Bawbee (Trad) (MCPS-PRS)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Gay Gordons Two Step
    a) The Troops March (Colin Finlayson) (Shian Music)
    b) Dubh Loch Cottage (Fiona McMillan) (Shian Music)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Dashing White Sergeant
    a) Highland Lassie (Jim Johnstone)
    b) My Love She’s But A Lassie Yet (Trad)
    c) Ah’ll Gang Nae Mare tae Yon Toon (Trad)
    d) The Black Bear (Trad)
    ARTIST: Iain Anderson Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

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