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17/11/2012

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 17 November 2012

Join Robbie Shepherd for a programme packed with the very best of Scottish traditional music and song. It's The Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band lead by Graeme Munro that make a welcome return to the show, with a swinging session. We focus on the four Scottish bands, nominated for the Trad Music Awards in Fort William and we also enjoy tracks from the very latest CD's.
email:takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Take the Floor

    Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    Graeme Munro (Lead Accordion)
    Alastair Wood (2nd Accordion)
    Andrew Knight (Fiddle)
    Shauna Flockhart (Piano, Bass)
    Johnny Bridges (Drums)

  • Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

  • Take the Floor - Playlist

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Gay Gordon’s
    a. Jimmy and Amy Henderson [John Huband]
    b. Tam’s Crackers [Colin Brown]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Freewheeling Now
    TRK: 17
    ARTIST: Jim Reid & John Huband
    CD: Freewheeling Now
    LABEL/CAT NR: Springthyme Records – SPRCD 1030

    TITLE: Joie De Vivre
    a. Anderson’s Jig [Carol Cook]
    b. Wee Corrie [Ian Powrie]
    c. Trip to Tobermory [Neil Grant]
    d. Alex Little M.C. [Max Houliston]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Polka
    a. Flookers Polka [Jim Johnstone]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: St Bernard’s Waltz
    a. Miss Rowan Davies [Phil Cunningham]
    b. Aly’s Waltz [T Rassmusen]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Military Two-Step
    a. Bonawe Highlanders [John MacColl]
    b. P/M Sam Scott [P. MacLeod]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Highland Laddie
    a. Highland Laddie [Trad]
    b. Highland Lassie [Jim Johnstone]
    c. The Rose Tree [Trad]
    d. Lord Randall’s Bride [Trad]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: A Dance for June
    a. Miss June Scott [Pat Clark]
    b. Mackenzie Hay [J.S Skinner]
    c. Banks o’Clyde [Trad]
    d. The Forge [Trad]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Band Leader’s Choice
    a. Bill and Margaret Cow [Shauna Flockhart]
    b. Stroppy Struan [Graeme Munro]
    c. Relentless Rhona [Graeme Munro]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Christine M Philips
    a. Original [Marian Anderson]
    b. Patricia Ann Douglas [Lindsay Ross]
    c. Fraser Pattullo’s Jig [Gordon Pattullo]
    d. Debbie M’s Jig [Rudy Meeks]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Rector at The Feis
    Rector at The Feis / Speed Bomb Baby /
    There’s Naebody Tae Blame But Ma Sel’ / Wings of A Scorie
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Up In The Air
    CD: Moonshine
    LABEL/CAT NR: JYM003

    TITLE: When The Kye Comes Hame
    TRK: 9
    ARTIST: Sydney MacEwan
    CD: the Songs of Scotland
    LABEL/CAT NR: Moidart – MIDCD 002

    TITLE: Maire Jean
    TRK: 18
    ARTIST: Billy McGuire & Jimmy Cassidy
    CD: Accordeon Continental
    LABEL/CAT NR: Smith Mearns – SMR 131 CD

    TITLE: Boston Two-Step
    a. Anything Doing [Felix Burns]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Pride of Erin
    a. When Irish Eyes are Smiling [Trad]
    b. Cockles and Mussels [Trad]
    c. Wild Colonial Boy [Trad]
    d. Black Velvet Band [Trad]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    a. The Balkan Hills [Corporal J. Gillan]
    b. Millbank Cottage [W.D. Dumbreck/Patersons]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Cobble Stones
    a. Dundry Hill [Ian B Robertson]
    b. Ostler’s Field [Ian B Robertson]
    c. The McGugans of Grouville [Ian B Robertson]
    d. Plastered Again [Ian B Robertson]
    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Mal na Mara
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Na h-Oganaich
    CD: Gun Stad
    LABEL/CAT NR: Macmeanmna – SKYECD 53

    TITLE: The Ryman Waltz
    TRK: 6
    ARTIST: Blair Douglas
    CD: I Will Follow
    LABEL/CAT NR: Macmeanmna – SKYECD54

    TITLE: The Damside / Bowmont Water / Border Worthies’ Burns Club
    TRK: 4
    ARTIST: Ian Hardie
    CD: A Breath of Fresh Airs
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax CDTRAX001

    TITLE: Palais Glide
    The Pipes and Drums of Powell River
    TRK: 5
    ARTIST: Charlie Kirkpatrick and his Band
    CD: West is Best
    LABEL/CAT NR: BRCD 021

    TITLE: The Skyeman’s Set
    The Skyeman’s Jig / The Curlew / Donnela Beaton / Kenny Macdonald’s Jig
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Deoch ‘n’ Dorus
    CD: The Curer
    LABEL/CAT NR: Skipinnish Records SKIPCD16

    TITLE: Mitch’s Reels
    Crackens / Jessie Stuart’s Welcome in Dufftown / Bitter Lemon Reel
    TRK: 20
    ARTIST: Caricatune
    CD: Graeme Mitchell and his Band
    LABEL/CAT NR: JYM003

    TITLE: MacArthur’s Road / Walking on the Moon / The Drunken Piper (Christopher!) / ‘S Iomadh Rud A Chunnaic Mi
    ARTIST: The Monach Isle Ceilidh Band
    Private Recording

    TITLE: Mr & Mrs Alex Ross / The 32ND Guard Brigade
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Up In The Air
    CD: Moonshine
    LABEL/CAT NR: JYM003

    TITLE: The Golden Pheasant Jig
    Teviot brig / Cock O’ The North / Glendaruel / Highlanders
    TRK: 19
    ARTIST: Adam Rennie and His Scottish Country Dance Quartet
    CD: Adam Rennie and His Scottish Country Dance Quartet
    LABEL/CAT NR: Legacy Records – LEGACY01CD

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