Echoes of a Golden Age

By Charlie Gore

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70 pages paperback.

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Charlie is recognised as one of the foremost experts on Scottish Fiddle music. Here he writes on the history, present and future for traditional fiddle music. He lists many of the key composers, editors, and collectors with brief biogs, and 72 tunes. Track Listing: Auld Eage and Young ne’er grees the gither; The Battle of Sheriff Moor; Birkenburn; The Cage Hornpipe; Campbell Inn; Capt. Lockhart of the Tartar; Col. McBain’s Reel; Col. Ridley’s Quick March; The Countess of Dalhousie’s Favourite; The Countess of Glasgow’s Favourite; Doctor Laing – Fochabers; The Duchess of Buccleuch’s Welcome to Scotland in 1829; Dunira Lodge; Dunnikeer House; The Earl of Dunmore’s Reel; The Fairy Hillock; Farewell to Whisky; The Farewell; Glasgow College; Good night and Joy be wi’ ye a’; The Haughs of Devlin; Honble. Miss Elliott’s Strathspey; Huntly Lodge; The Inn of Killin; John French’s Compliments to Nr. Nath. Gow; The Key of the Cellar; Lady Caroline Douglas’s Favourite; Lady Eliza Lindsay’s Hornpipe; Lady Hope of Pinkie’s Strathspey; Lady Huntly’s Strathspey; Lady Mary Hay’s Scotch Measure; Lady Melville’s Favourite; Loch Ordie; Lochleven Side; Lord Dundee’s Lamentation (killed at Killiekrankie); Lord Eglintoun’s Reel; Lord Kilmaur’s Reel; Lord Ramsay’s Favourite; Master Thos Buchan’s (St. Pierre’s Hornpipe); The Memory of Inver; The Merry Fiddler; The Merry Lads of Ayr; Miss Abercromby; Miss Catherine Maxwell’s Scots Measure; Miss Dawson’s Jig; Miss Fanny How’s Scotch Measure; Miss Georgina Scott of Seabank; Miss Graham of Mossknow’s Favourite; Miss Haldan(e) Gleneagles; Miss Hope’s Strathspey; Miss Jessy Dalrymple’s Reel; Miss Jessy Dewar’s Favourite; Miss Macdonald of Barrodale’s Favourite; Miss Marion Campbell Ardmore’s Favourite; Miss Mary Stephen’s Reel; Miss McKinzie’s Reel; Miss Reay of Killingworth’s Favourite; Miss Rutherfoord’s Jigg; Miss Sally Bartlett’s Jigg; The Morning Star Steam Boat; Mr Marshall’s Compliments to Niel Gow; Mrs Capt. McBarnet’s Strathspey – Balachron; Mrs Grieg of Quebec; Mrs Laing’s Strathspey – Fochabers; Mrs Ritchie’s Reel; Mrs Rutherford’s Jig; Nath. Gow’s Compliments to his Brother; Neeps like Sucker, whae’ll buy Neeps; Niel Gow’s Compliments returned to Mr Marshall; Nighean donn an t-sugraidh (Maiden Fond or Mirth); Null air na h’eileanan dh’America gun teid sinn (Over by the Islands to America we go); Pennycuik House; Professor Blackie; The Queen’s Fiddler’s Compts. To Mr Troup; ‘S math a dhannsadh; Send us Whisky; Sir John Maxwell’s Reel; Thomas and Sally; Weel may ye a’ be; Whisky welcome back again; Who’d have thought it; Ye ken what

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Format Paperback
Imprint Highlander Distribution
Publication Date 30 Jun 2008

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