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01/03/2014

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.

1 hour, 55 minutes

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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.

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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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