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30/03/2013

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 30 March 2013

Robbie Shepherd brings you the very best of Scottish Traditional music and song. This week we enjoy the west coast swing from Hector McFadyen and his Scottish Dance Band. Robbie takes you down memory lane when he visits The Tivoi Theatre Aberdeen. We also enjoy the latest CD releases.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Take the Floor

    Hector McFadyen Scottish Dance Band

    Hector McFadyen – Lead Accordion
    Craig McFadyen – Second Accordion
    Maurice Duncan – Fiddle
    Tom Orr – Piano
    Fraser MacInnes – Drums
    Alasdair MacLeod - Bass

  • Take the Floor - Playlist

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Grand March
    a) I See Mull (D MacLellan)
    b) Magersfontein (John MacLellan)
    c) Castle Dangerous (J Haugh)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: The Barley Bree
    TRK: 11
    ARTIST: Robin Laing
    CD: The Water of Life
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax – CDTRAX 246

    TITLE: Linton Ploughman
    a) Muckin O’Geordies Byre (Trad)
    b) Wee Todd (Trad)
    c) Top of Ben Lomond (Trad)
    d) Pet o’ the Pipers (Trad)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Gay Gordons
    a) The Headlands (Ronnie Cooper)
    b) Jimmy and Amy Henderson (John Huband)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Valeta Waltz
    a) Original tune
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Britannia Two Step
    a) Murdo McKenzie of Torridon (Bobby MacLeod)
    b) The Sweet Maid of Mull (Alan C Beaton)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    a) Milbank Cottage (W.D Dumbreck)
    b) Mrs H.L McDonald of Dunach (Willie Lawrie)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Bonnie Dundee
    a) Original (Trad)
    b) The Bugle Horn (Trad)
    c) Mary Bain’s Wedding (Trad)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Bandleaders Choice – Gaelic Waltz
    a) A Nighneag a’graidh (M. Morrison)
    b) Cearcall a’chuan (Calum and Rory MacDonald)
    c) An Gaol a thug mi og (Trad)
    d) Filoro (Trad)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Roxburgh Castle
    a) Original (Trad)
    b) C.M Barbour (Ian MacPhail)
    c) New High Level (James Whinham/Andrew Rankine)
    d) John Keith Laing (Addie Harper)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Skyscraper Wean
    TRK: 10
    ARTIST: Tarneybackle
    CD: Looking Out
    LABEL/CAT NR: TBMCD5

    TITLE: Norsk Rheinlander
    TRK: 5
    ARTIST: Eric Linklater
    CD: Eric Linklater
    LABEL/CAT NR: ATCD082

    TITLE: Guntmar’s Stolen Gummistiefel
    Baby Rory’a / Tune for Jings / Guntmar’s Stolen Gummistiefel
    TRK: 3
    ARTIST: The Paul McKenna Band
    CD: Stem the Tide
    LABEL/CAT NR: Greentrax – CDTRAX 359

    TITLE: Two Step
    a) The Six Twenty Two Step (Jimmy Shand)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: St Bernards Waltz
    a) Coming Through the Rye ( Trad)
    b) Jock O’Hazeldean (Trad)
    c) Annie Laurie (Trad)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Eva Three Step
    a) Leaving Port Askaig (P.M Willie Ross)
    b) Dovecote Park (J Braidwood)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Cumberland Reel
    a) Original (Trad)
    b) Sweet Diddy Daly (Trad)
    c) Wee Murdie (Bobby MacLeod)
    d) Pitteuchar Jig(Douglas Muir)
    ARTIST: Hector MacFadyen Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording

    TITLE: Hard Times
    TRK: 7
    ARTIST: Tarneybackle
    CD: Looking Out
    LABEL/CAT NR: TBMCD5

    TITLE: Wes and Maggie’s Ceilidh Croft /
    The Rocket Range / Jamie’s Reel
    TRK: 6
    ARTIST: Eric Linklater
    CD: Eric Linklater
    LABEL/CAT NR: ATCD082

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