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01/03/2014

Duration:
1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 01 March 2014

Join Robbie Shepherd for a show packed with the very best of traditional music and song. Making a welcome return to the show is The Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band, with a great lively session. Robbie's guest show cases A Scottish Vernacular Discography. And we share the latest sounds from CD.
email: takethefloor@bb.co.uk.

  • Today's Book Feature

    A Scottish Vernacular Discography 1888 – 1960

    By Bill Dean Myatt

    Publisher – City of London Phonograph & Gramophone Society Hailsham England

  • The Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    The Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band
    The fantastic Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band with Jennifer Cruickshank.
  • Playlist

    TITLE: Kate Dalrymple

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Polka

    a) Thingummyjig Polka [J Johnstone]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Gay Gordon’s

    a) Tom McHale’s March [Trad]

    b) Iain MacPhails Compliments to the late Chrissie Letham [I MacPhail]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Eric’s Reel

    a) Original [S Lynn]

    b) The Down Express [Trad]

    c) The Dean Brae [J Johnstone]

    d) Loch Torridon [Trad]

    e) The Thurso Wedding [N Grant]

    f) Queens Bridge [Trad]

    g) The Market Chorus [Trad]

    h) Original [S Lynn]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: St Bernards Waltz

    a) Linda’s Waltz [P Farnan]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE:  The Water of Leith

    a) Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games [G Munro]

    b) Miss Ann Rutherford [W Rutherford]

    c) Mrs Rae Wallace [J Johnstone]

    d) Calum’s Road [D Shaw]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Eva Three-Step

    a) The McNeils of Ugadal [J MacKenzie]

    b) Lord MacPherson of Drumochter [A Graham]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: The Ravelston Rant

    a) Forfar Hunt [Trad]

    b) Ness House [Trad]

    c) Mull and Back [G Munro]

    d) Mr James Trotter [Trad]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: The Royal Edinburgh

    a) Original [I MacPhail]

    b) Jessie’s Whip [C Brown]

    c) Warwick’s Land [A Rankin]

    d) Sandy Gauld’s Jig [G Mitchel]

    e) Jim Andersons Delight [R Cooper]

    f) A.M. Shinnie [A Fitchet]

    g) The Caerlaverock Jig [T Ford]

    h) Original [I MacPhail]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Gaelic Waltzes

    a) The Girl of my Dreams [Trad]

    b) Mistress Janet MacMillan [N MacMillan]

    c) Isle of Mull [Trad]

    d) Alex Grossart of Daldorch [S Flockhart]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Canadian Barn Dance

    a) Mrs L H MacDonald of Dunach [W Lawrie]

    b) Donald MacLeans Farewell to Oban [A MacNeil]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Band Leaders Choice

    a) Triste Sourire [Frans van Cappelle]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE:  Britannia Two-Step

    a) My Big Kilmarnock Bunnet [Trad]

    b) Bonnie Wee Jeanie McColl [Trad]

    c) Hundred Pipers

    d) It’s Nice to Get up in the Morning [Lauder]

    e) The Reason I Noo Wear The Kilt [Lauder]

    f) Saftest ‘O’ the Family [Lauder]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording                                                                  

     

    TITLE: Nickie Tams

    a) Alistair Wood’s Compliments to Stanley Wilkie [A Wood]

    b) Callope House [D Richardson]

    c) The Famous Baranan [G Duncan]

    d) Manus Lunny’s Terricota Power Pop [P Cunningham]

    ARTIST: Clappy Doo Ceilidh Band

    BBC Take The Floor Recording


    TITLE: Drumderg / The Jagged

    TRK: 5

    ARTIST: Alan Reid (Banjo) & Donal Lunny (Bouzouki)

    CD: The Leitrim Equation 3

    LABEL/CAT NR: www.leitimarts.ie


    TITLE: The Dark Island

    TRK: 9

    ARTIST: Calum Kennedy

    CD: Legends of Scotland

    LABEL/CAT NR:  KRL – CDELM 4133


    TITLE: Set of Jigs - 6 x 32

    The Atholl Highlanders / The Rakes of Kildare / Teviot Brig

    TRK: 9

    ARTIST: David South and his Scottish Dance Band

    CD: Another Scottish Ramble

    LABEL/CAT NR: DSMCD 005


    TITLE: Tha Bo Dhubh Agam  - I Have a Black Cow  V/O 53”

    TRK: 10

    ARTIST: Marit & Rona

    CD: Turas

    LABEL/CAT NR: Watercolour Music – WCMCD051


    TITLE: Shetland Reels

    Chadwick’s Bog / The Anvil / Miss Susan Cooper / Hurlock’s Reel

    TRK: 1

    ARTIST:  Donald Macleod Scottish Dance Band

    CD: The Top of Ben Lomond


    TITLE: The Barnyards of Delgaty

    ARTIST:  Willie Kemp

    Archive Recording


    TITLE: Leaving Barra

    ARTIST:  Archie Grant

    Archive Recording


    TITLE: Dashing White Sergeant

    ARTIST: The Cameron Men

    Archive Recording


    TITLE: Jig into Slide

    Dalaigh’s / Lep the Table

    TRK: 15

    ARTIST: John Carty (fiddle) Seamus Begley (accordion) & Donal Lunny (Bouzouki)

    CD: The Leitrim Equation 3

    LABEL/CAT NR:  www.leitimarts.ie


    TITLE: Always Welcome / Jackie Coleman’s Reel / Sheehan’s Reel / A Trip to Windsor

    TRK: S 2 B 8

    ARTIST: The Glasgow Caledonian Strathspey and Reel Society

    LP: In Concert

    LABEL/CAT NR: Lismor – LILP 5137

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