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23/03/2013

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

Join Robbie Shepherd for the very best of Scottish Traditional music. This week we welcome the debut sound of Andrew Gibb and his Scottish Dance Band. As Dumfries Accordion and Fiddle Club celebrates 50 years, it's founder Max Houliston shares his memories with Robbie. We also keep you up to date with the latest sounds from CD.
email:takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Take the Floor

    Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band

    Andrew Gibb - Lead Accordion
    Tom Gold - Fiddle
    Jamie Young - 2nd Accordion
    Jim Gold - Piano
    Gordon Smith - Drums
    Mark McDougall - Bass

  • Take the Floor - Playlist

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Highland Schottische
    a) Andrew Morrow’s 100th Welcome to Oban [Helen Mackay]
    b) Aimee Mae [Gordon Shand]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Turas An Anraich (The Stormy Voyage)
    TRK: 2
    ARTIST: Capercaillie
    CD: Roses and Tears
    LABEL/CAT NR: Vertical Records – VERTCD084

    TITLE: Gay Gordons
    a) Wid’s 18th [Jim Gold]
    b) The Border Bassist’s Birthday Bash [John Burns]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Wild Geese
    a) The Banks of Allan [Trad]
    b) Peter Rae’s Jig [Jim Johnstone]
    c) Your Drunken Fumbling Fingers [Sandy Brechin]
    d) Melanie Murphy’s [Marie Fielding]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: St Bernard’s Waltz
    a) Sarah [Max Houliston]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Britannia Two-Step
    a) Master Scott MacCuish [Marie Fielding]
    b) Lord MacPherson of Drumochter [PM Angus Graham]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Military Two-Step
    a) The Ivy Cottage Two-step [Iain MacPhail]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: John’s Kirkton Four
    a) The Bar’A’Van [Gordon Duncan]
    b) Sally’s Smile [Scott Macaulay]
    c) Kenny MacDonald’s Jig [Norman MacDonald]
    d) Inspector Donald Campbell of Ness [Peter MacLeod Jnr]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Band Leader’s Choice [Medley]
    a) Graham and Jilly’s Wedding [Ian Lowthian]
    b) The Stomach Steinway Man [Ian Lowthian]
    c) The High Drive [Gordon Duncan]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Dashing White Sergeant
    a) Alison’s Reel [Keith Dickson]
    b) The Mountain Road [Michael Gorman]
    c) Executive Club [Marie Fielding]
    d) MacLeod’s Farewell [Donald Shaw]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Leaving Lerwick Harbour
    TRK: 18
    ARTIST: Fiddlers Bid
    CD: Celtic Airs & Reflective Melodies
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax – CDGMP 8015

    TITLE: O Sing Tae Me The Auld Scots Sangs
    TRK: 16
    ARTIST: Kenneth McKellar
    CD: Scottish Saturday Night
    LABEL/CAT NR: Vocalion – CDLK 4319

    TITLE: The Milestone Jig
    Pond Farm / The Astronaut / A Jig for Annie /
    Manus Lunny’s Terracotta Plower Pop
    TRK: 13
    ARTIST: The Craigellachie Trio
    CD: Craigellachie Oxford Connections
    LABEL/CAT NR: CBCD10

    TITLE: Eva Three-Step
    a) Mr & Mrs Alex Ross [John McGregor]
    b) The Wee Fox [Andrew Gibb]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Beatles Meets Burns
    a) In My Life [John Lennon / Paul McCartney]
    b) Miss Helen Goodfellow [John Burns]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    a) Donald MacLean’s Farewell to Oban [Archie MacNeill]
    b) The Centenary Jewel [Phil Cunningham]
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Flying Scotsman
    a) Gemma Donald’s Reel [Alan Crookston]
    b) Cally’s Style [Gordon Shand]
    c) It’s No a Rehearsal [Jim Gold]
    d) Maid Behind the Bar
    ARTIST: Andrew Gibb Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: All The Fine Young Men
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Mary Black
    CD: Stories from The Steeples
    LABEL/CAT NR: 3U Records – TUCD 024

    TITLE: St Bernard’s waltz
    Roses in Bloom
    TRK: S 1 B 4
    ARTIST: Jim Johnstone and His Band
    LP: The Sound of Jim Johnstone and His Band
    LABEL/CAT NR: Lismor – LILP 5005

    TITLE: Gin I were A Baron’s Heir
    TRK: Side 1 Band 1
    ARTIST: Dougie MacLean
    LP: Craigie Dhu
    LABEL/CAT NR: Dunkeld Records / DUN301

    TITLE: The Love O’ Da Isles
    TRK: 11
    ARTIST: Willie Hunter & Violet Tulloch
    CD: Celtic Airs & Reflective Melodies
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax – CDGMP 8015

    TITLE: ER Set
    John Stensons No 1 / Speed The Plough /
    Elizabeth Kelly’s Delight / John Stenson
    TRK: 2
    ARTIST: David Kosky and Damien O’Kane
    CD: The Mystery Inch
    LABEL/CAT NR: Pure Records – PRCD30

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