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23/02/2013

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 23 February 2013

Robbie Shepherd brings to you the very best of Scottish Traditional music and song. It's The Pentlands Ceilidh Band that are in session, with a great driving sound. Celtic Harmonica player Donald Black joins Robbie as special guest, on the release of his latest album. We also enjoy the latest CD release and your requested tracks.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Take the Floor

    Pentlands Ceilidh Band

    Colin Brown - 1st & 2nd Accordion/midi bass
    Derek Rae - 1st and 2nd Accordion
    Garry Kellow - Drums

  • Take the Floor - Playlist

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

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance – Colin lead
    a) 74th’s Farewell to Edinburgh [W. MacKinnon]
    b)Doctor Dorothy Main [J. MacInnes]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Long Road Home
    TRK: 17
    ARTIST: Iain Thomson
    CD: The Long Road Home
    LABEL/CAT NR: IAT 001

    TITLE: Gay Gordons
    a) Gray’s Wedding March [Margaret Scollay]
    b) Caroline and Richard’s Wedding March [[John Burns]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Circassian Circle
    a) The £35 Weetabix [Alan Crookston]
    b) The Kettle Juggler [Colin Brown]
    c) The Golden Keyboard [Martin Mulhaire]
    d) The Ploughing Horses [Sean Ryan]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Gaelic Waltz
    a) Tigh Na Fuaran [Freeland Barbour]
    b) The Black Water [Freeland Barbour]
    c) Camasericht [Freeland Barbour]
    d) The Road to Bayhead [Freeland Barbour]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Strip the Willow
    a) Black Dry Snout [Freeland Barbour]
    b) Dorothy Leur’s Jig [Addie Harper]
    c) Here’s a Health [Trad arr. Derek Rae]
    d) Pitteuchar Jig [D. Muir]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Britannia Two Step
    a) Bonnie Wee Jeannie McColl [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    b) Ma Big Kilmarnock Bunnet [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    c) Lassie Come and Dance Wi’ Me [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    d) If You’re Irish Come into the Parlour [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    e) Macnamara’s Band [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Band Leaders Choice – Tribute to Neil Cranston
    a) Boghall and Pentland’s Farewell to Neil Cranston [John Burns]
    b) Drumtochty Castle [Marie Fielding]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Riverside Jig
    a) Duncan the Gauger [PM Evan MacRae]
    b) Donella Beaton [George Johnstone]
    c) Flora MacIsaac [Cpl I.M. Morrison]
    d) Last Tango in Harris [R.S. MacDonald]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: John M Mason
    TRK: 1
    ARTIST: Scottish Fiddle Orchestra
    CD: Scottish Tranquillity
    LABEL/CAT NR: REL – RECD 591

    TITLE: March, Strathspey & Reel
    Hugh Kennedy Bsc MA / The Ewe Wi’ The Crooked Horn /
    Mrs MacPherson of Inveran
    TRK: 4
    ARTIST: The Strathclyde Police Pipe Band
    CD: 1981 – 1986 Six In A Row
    LABEL/CAT NR: Lismor – LCOM 5165

    TITLE: Gay Gordon’s Two Step
    a) Hawick Queen O’ all the Border [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    b) Roses O’ Prince Charlie [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    c) Four Hundred Horseman [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Eva Three Step
    a) Bremner’s March [Sandy Bremner]
    b) Mrs Pat McLaren [PM Willie Ross]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: St Bernard’s Waltz
    a) Hori Ho-ro Nionag [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    b) Leaving Waternish [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    c) Leaving Scalpay [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    d) The Bonnie Brown Maid [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    e) Lassie wi’ the Golden Hair [Trad arr. Colin Brown]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Dashing White Sergeant
    a) Brenda Stubbert’s [Jerry Holland]
    b) The Turnpike [Trad arr. Derek Rae]
    c) The Redmill Reel [D.H. MacEachern]
    d) The Fyrish Reel [David Gordon]
    ARTIST: Pentlands Ceilidh Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: O’ A’ The Airts
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Kris Drever
    CD: Mark The Hard Earth
    LABEL/CAT NR: Navigator30

    TITLE: Set of Jigs
    Biddy The Bowl Wife / Paddy O’Caroll / Out in The Ocean
    TRK: S 2 B 2
    ARTIST: The Wick Scottish Dance Band
    LP: A Call From The North
    LABEL/CAT NR: Talisman – STAL 5029

    TITLE: Da Auld Restin’ Chair
    TRK: 8
    ARTIST: Scottish Fiddle Orchestra
    CD: Scottish Tranquillity
    LABEL/CAT NR: REL – RECD 591

    TITLE: Strip The Willow
    Farewell To The Tay / Gordon Roberton’s Farewell to the GT2 /
    Da Sooth End / Davie’s Brae
    TRK: 13
    ARTIST: Donald MacLeod
    CD: The Top of Ben Lomond
    LABEL/CAT NR: Shielburn Associates

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