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14/04/2012

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 14 April 2012

Join Robbie Shepherd for a programme packed with the very best of traditional music. This week in session is the Craigieford Co-operative, lead by accordionist Douglas Muir. And it's Douglas that joins Robbie as special guest, to chat about his love of music. We also enjoy the latest CD releases.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Take the Floor

    The Craigieford Co-operative

    Douglas Muir - Lead Accordion
    Marie Fielding - Fiddle
    Neil Barron - 2nd Accordion
    Dennis Morrison - Piano
    Gordon Smith - Drums
    Martin McLeod - Bass


    Feature Guest - Douglas Muir

  • The Craigieford Co-operative

    The Craigieford Co-operative

  • Take the Floor - Playlist

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Eva Three Step
    Jim and Norah Donaldson (Ronald I MacLean)
    An T-urramach Iain MacAoidh (PM AA Venters)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Loch Tay Boat Song
    TRK: 8
    ARTIST: Ed Miller
    CD: Come Awa’ Wi’ Me
    LABEL/CAT NR: Wellfield Records – CD-028D

    TITLE: The Grand March (March)
    Garlet Hill (Trad)
    McNeillstown Pipe Band (Bobby Abbot)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Cock O’ The North (32 Bar Jig)
    Original (Trad)
    The New Ragged Ship (Trad)
    The Quaker (Trad)
    Falkland Beauty (Trad)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Strathspeys & Reels
    Miss Margaret Graham of Gartmore’s Strathspey (Robert Mackin Tosh)
    Lady Baird’s New Reel (Robert Mackin Tosh)
    Miss Annie Robertson (Dingwall) (Robert Mackin Tosh)
    Miss Robertson’s Reel (Robert Mackin Tosh)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording




    TITLE: Pride Of Erin Waltz
    Moonlight In Mayo (Trad)
    The Hills Of Kerry (Trad)
    Dungarvan My Hometown (Trad)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: 2/4 & 6/8 Marches
    Elizabeth Beaton (John Beaton)
    Dovecote Park (J Braidwood)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Lady Charlotte Bruce (32 Bar Strathspey)
    Original (William Shepherd)
    Mrs McLeod Of Colbeck’s Strathspey (William Shepherd)
    Miss Miller Of Glenlees Strathspey (William Shepherd)
    Miss Erskine Of Mark’s Favourite (William Shepherd)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: College Hornpipe
    The Jolly Tars (Trad)
    The Railway Hornpipe (Charles Grant)
    Miss Moodie’s Hornpipe (William Christie)
    Lady Dunbar of Northfield’s Reel (William Christie)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Pipe Hornpipe
    Gordon Smith’s Hornpipe (Douglas Muir)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Pipe Medley
    By Loch Ness Shores (retreat march) (PM John MacLellan)
    The Campbeltown Kiltie Ball (PM John MacLellan)
    Mrs Selimas MacNeill (Pipe Jig) (PM John MacLellan)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Cape Breton Polkas
    The Pink Rose Polka (Unknown)
    Polka From Angus Chisholm (Angus Chisholm??)
    Southern Melodies (Unknown)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: It’s Just For Fun (32 Bar Jig)
    Quickstep (Nathaniel Gow)
    Miss Margaret Brown’s Favourite (Nathaniel Gow
    Miss Eleanora Robertson’s Favourite (Nathaniel Gow)
    Miss Johnston Of Hilton’s Fancy (Nathaniel Gow)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Jig C / Aaron’s Quay / Colonel Fraser’s
    TRK: 2
    ARTIST: The Duplets
    CD: Leverage
    LABEL/CAT NR: Pond Chicken Music – CHIK002

    TITLE: Gin I Were A Baron’s Heir
    TRK: S 1 B 2
    ARTIST: James Urquhart
    EP:
    LABEL/CAT NR:

    TITLE: Swingy Reels
    Swag and Ollie / Sled Hill / Cargrae / Grange Loan
    TRK: 20
    ARTIST: Ewan Galloway and Friends
    CD: Inspiring Memories
    LABEL/CAT NR: Bryans Room – BRCD 068

    TITLE: Gay Gordons (2/4 and 6/8)
    The Royal Hotel (PM John MacLellan)
    MacDonald Of The Isles (PM John MacLellan)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: Canadian Waltzes
    James O’Brien (Unkown)
    The Interlake Waltz (Unknown)
    The Centennial Waltz (Rudy Meeks)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: BAND LEADERS CHOICE - McLeod’s Medley
    The 92nd Highlanders At The Maya Pass (2/4 March) (PM Donald McLeod)
    The Fiddler (Strathspey) (PM Donald McLeod)
    Culbdkie (Reel) (PM Donald McLeod)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Strathspey & Reel
    George Wright (James Henry)
    Miss Isabella Carle (James Henry)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording
    TITLE: The Montgomerie’s Rant (32 Bar Reel)
    Lady Montgomerie (Lord Eglintoune)
    The Novelty
    The Cross Of Inverness (Capt S Fraser Of Knockie)
    The City Of Savannah Hornpipe (Frank Livingston)
    ARTIST: Craigieford Co-operative
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Coulter’s Candy
    TRK: 5
    ARTIST: Ray Fisher
    CD: Traditional Songs of Scotland
    LABEL/CAT NR: Saydisc – CDSDL 391

    TITLE: Continental Polka
    Pigmies Polka
    TRK: 13
    ARTIST: Ewan Galloway and Friends
    CD: Inspiring Memories
    LABEL/CAT NR: Bryans Room – BRCD 068

    FEATURE - DOUGLAS MUIR

    TITLE: Strathspeys & Jigs
    The Forest Of Gaick (William Marshall)
    Miss Stewart’s Jig Of Bombay (William Marshall)
    The Marchioness Of Huntly’s Strathspey (William Marshall)
    The Marchioness Of Huntly’s Jig (William Marshall)
    ARTIST: CRAIGIEFORD CO-OPERATIVE
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: St Bernard’s Waltz
    Gold and Silver
    TRK: 22
    ARTIST: Lindsay Ross and His Scottish Dance Band
    CD: Lindsay Ross and His Scottish Dance Band
    LABEL/CAT NR: Ythan Music Legacy / CFIRST01

    TITLE: Jig and Reel
    New Market / The Bush Below Da Gairden
    TRK: Side 1 Band 7
    ARTIST: John Ellis and His Highland Country Band
    LP: Great Scottish Dance Bnds Vol 2
    LABEL/CAT NR: Polydor / 2384 085



    TITLE: Jenny Nettles
    Jenny Nettles / Jock MacKay’s / Jenny Nettles
    TRK: 9
    ARTIST: The Duplets
    CD: Leverage
    LABEL/CAT NR: Pond Chicken Music – CHIK002


    TITLE: Paella Grande / No More Cages / The Dirty Bee
    TRK: 6
    ARTIST: Session A 9
    CD: One For The Road
    LABEL/CAT NR: RAJ Records – 004

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