Joe MacLean - And His Old Time Scottish Fiddle download mp3 album
Album · 1998 · 11 Songs. Memories of Joe Macinnis/Untitled Marie Maclean/Foxie Mary. MacDonald/Untitled Jig. 4:26. 7. Bonnie Lass of Headlake/Dancing al Reels.
This album has its own particular tale of fortune, having been recorded in 1977, but rejected at the time by the notoriously shy MacLean for unspecified reasons. When Rounder was finally able to arrange for its release, an additional cut featuring MacLean and pianist Marie MacLellan, recorded in 1961, was added. Students of traditional Scottish music will find a great deal to enjoy here - aside from his wonderful fiddle playing, MacLean was a notable student of Scots music, making considerable efforts to acquire old manuscripts and numerous sources of music.
Memories Of Joe Macinnis, Untitled Strathsprey, Stephanie Marie Maclean, Foxie Mary. 6. Jig In A, Mrs. MacDonald, Untitled Jig. 4:25. Bonnie Lass Of Headlake, Dancing Strathspey, Traditional Reels. Headlands March,The Miller Of Camersay, Kelvack Strathspey, Untitled Reel, The Old Bog Hole. 11. Kitchen Party Medley. Liner Notes – Vincent McLean.
Old time fiddle is a genre of American folk music. Old time fiddle tunes" derived from European folk dance tunes such as Jig, Reel, Breakdown, Schottische, Waltz, Two Step and Polka. The fiddle may be accompanied by banjo or other instruments but are nevertheless called "fiddle tunes". The genre traces from the colonization of North America by immigrants from England, France, Germany, Ireland, and Scotland.
This new CD, Old Time Scottish Fiddle Music from Cape Breton Island was recorded in 1977, but has only recently been released. As with all of Joe's recordings, the repertoire is inspiring - a high percentage of seldom heard tunes, mostly ones interpreted from old Scottish books. Joe had one of the best libraries of old Scottish books in Cape Breton and fortunately for all of us, he was generous with his music during his lifetime. Joe MacLean and Bill Lamey circa 1950.
This is an online fiddle lesson for the tune "Cotton Eyed Jo. BluegrassDaddy.
Tracks count: 12. Views: 5. Theresa MacLellan - The Sow's Tale/Londonderry Hornpipe/Duncan on the Plainstone (Strathspey, Hornpipe & Reel) 02:10. Mary McDonald - Miss Lyle's Strathspey/The Highlander's Farewell to Ireland/King George/Tulloch Gorm (Old Setting with Variations)/Lord Macdonald/Miss Johnstone 05:44. Joe MacLean - Untitled/Dan the Cobbler (Jigs) 34:52. A Lifelong Home - Alex Francis MacKay.
Old Time Central - A collection of learning and listening resources for Old Time Music. Tater Joes - Transcriptions and recordings of old time music - free. Charlie Walden Music - Transcriptions of old time music - some free. Ceolas - Celtic PDF, GIF, ABC, and MIDI formats with good background history. The Session - ABC Notations Irish traditional tunes contributed by members. THE VIRTUAL GRAMOPHONE - Canadian Historic Sound Recordings. Fiddle Tunes of the Old Frontier, The Henry Reed Collection - the Library of Congress. Old Time Music Hour - Weekly podcast hosted by Bill Smedley. Instructional Videos.
|A1||Burnt Leg - Peggy's On The Burn and Sweet Peggy's Reels|
|A2||Angus & Ladies Delight|
|A3||Bachelor & Tommie's Jigs|
|A4||Miss Anderson & The Braes O'Elchies Jig|
|A5||Bill Robertson's & Mrs. MacPherson Of Iveron Reels|
|A6||Alex McEachren's Strathspey - Lady Glenorchy & Miss Scott Reels|
|B1||Donald Maclean's Farewell To Oban (March)|
|B2||Mike Maloney & Bessie Brown Jig|
|B3||Mrs. Grant Of Glenquaich - Strathspey - Miss MacInnis & Margaret Gillis Reels|
|B4||Mrs. Ross's Welcome To Kilarit Cottage - March|
|B5||Grace MacKenzie's Strathspey - King's & Perth Hunt - Reels|
|B6||Miss Ann Robinson - Strathspey - Lady Of Dingwall & Gordon Gayton's Reels|
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