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15/02/2014

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 15 February 2014

For the very best in traditional music, join Robbie Shepherd. The band in session this week is Calum MacLean, Calum from Tobermory, Mull. We also share the latest CD releases and some listener's favourite tracks.
email: takethefloor@bbc.co.uk.

  • Playlist


    TITLE:   Kate Dalrymple
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Pipe Marchesa) Bieldside [D MacLeod]b) Jim McBay’s Welcome [PM JB Robertson]c) Piper’s Ceilidh [PM W MacLeod] 
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Duke of Pertha) John Macdonald of Coullie [Adam Rennie]b) Jean Kirkpatrick’s Fancy [Adam Rennie]c) Harviestoun Castle [Jimmy Shand]d) The Breadalbane Reel [Jimmy Shand]e) Ben the Blacksmith [Calum MacLean]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Eva Three-Step
    a) Rabs Wedding [John Kerr]b) Master Scott MacCuish [Marie Fielding]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Gaelic Waltzesa)  The Message of the Sea [Hamish Johnston]b) Leaving Stornoway [Trad]c) Hear Me My Brown-Haired Maiden [Trad]d) Farewell to Skye [Trad]e) The Tocherless Lass [Trad]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Boston Two-Step
    a) Take The Floor [John Huband]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Circassian Circle
    a) Original Tune [Trad]b) Lady MacKenzie of Coulle [Trad]c) Far From Home [Trad]d) Alan Gardiner’s Fishing Trip [Calum MacLean]e) A Reel for Neil [Calum MacLean]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: St Bernard’s Waltz
    a) Lake Floen [Calum MacLean]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Gay Gordon’s
    a) Mull Fiddler’s 30th Anniversary March [Calum MacLean]b) Duncan & Gilly MacLeod [Calum MacLean]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Pride of Erin Waltz
    a) Irish Whispers [Charles Ancliff]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance
    a) Taking of Beaumont Hamel [PM/J Maclellan]b) Rory & Marie MacLeod’s Welcome to Lonan [Calum MacLean]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Bandleader’s Choicea) Nabucco-Chor  [Giuseppe Verdi]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Polkaa) Jackie Kerr’s Polka [Calum MacLean]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Strip The Willowa) The Rakes of Kildare [Trad]b) The Blackthorn Stick [Trad]c) The Shandon Bells [Trad]d) The Maid on the Green [Trad]e) Lannigan’s Ball [Trad]f) The Priest’s Leap [Trad]
    ARTIST: Calum MacLean Scottish Dance Band
    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: The Hairy Angler Fish / Peter The Dophinmaster / The Sound of Slea
    TRK: 6
    ARTIST: Battlefield Band CD:  Room Enough For All
    LABEL/CAT NR: Temple Records – COMD2106  


    TITLE: How Great Thou ArtTRK: 9
    ARTIST:  The Glasgow Phoenix Choir CD: Songs of Comfort  
    LABEL/CAT NR:  Scotdisc – CDITV829 


    TITLE: Da Auld Restin’ Chair / Hammavoe Polka / Maggie’s Reel TRK: S 1 B 8
    ARTIST:  Tom Anderson, Aly Bain and Violet Tulloch  
    LP: The Silver Bow 
    LABEL/CAT NR:  Topic Records    


    TITLE: Pipe ReelsThe Brolum / The Traditional Reel / The Gugahunter TRK: 3
    ARTIST:  Michael Garvin and The Ardmhor Ceilidh Band
    CD: The Day After Tomorrow 
    LABEL/CAT NR:  ARCD001
     
     
    TITLE: The Rumour TRK: 11
    ARTIST:  Andy StewartCD:  Andy Stewart’s Scotland
    LABEL/CAT NR:  Scotdisc – CDITV 563


    TITLE:  Bonnie Blue Eyed Nancy 
    ARTIST: Robyn Stapleton 
    BBC Recording: BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of The Year Competition 2014  


    TITLE:  The Wild GeeseTRK: 15
    ARTIST: Jim Reid CD: Yont The Day
    LABEL: Greentrax Recordings – CDTRAX 272

          
    TITLE:  Bonnie Wood Hall
    ARTIST: Robyn Stapleton
    Private Recording    


    TITLE: The Craic at Clashmore Hall, The Craic at Clashmore Hall / Thoughts of Bobby MacLeod / Captian Lachlan MacPhail of Tiree TRK: 9
    ARTIST:  Michael Garvin and The Ardmhor Ceilidh Band 
    CD: The Day After Tomorrow 
    LABEL/CAT NR:  ARCD001 


    TITLE: Banjo’s Favourites Jimmy The Rabbit’s Green Banjo / MacKinnon’s Rant / Banjo’s Favourite / Tadhgan Ross TRK: 10
    ARTIST:  Daimh 
    CD:  Tuneship
    LABEL / CAT NR:  www.daimh.net

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