Tag Archives: duo

Dagger Gordon And Colin Gordon – Like Father Like Son (CD)

Mandolinist Dagger Gordon is joined by his son Colin, on guitar, to breath new life into a collection of their favourite old Scottish tunes. The tunes were recorded live in the studio using only two instruments, a Sobell mandolin and a mahogany Martin guitar. “While it is absolutely great that we have so many good […]

The Corries – The Essential Corries Collection (CD)

A compilation of favourite tracks from the classic Scottish folk song duo, the first in a series of three budget-priced CDs. “When Roy Williamson died in 1990, you would have thought that The Corries would have died with him, but there is still a very healthy interest in the music of  The Corries. I find […]

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas – Highlander’s Farewell

Third album from the dazzling duo of master fiddler Alasdair Fraser and dynamic cellist Natalie Haas – highly accomplished playing. Alasdair Fraser is recognised as one of Scotland’s finest exponents of the fiddle, and for some time now has enjoyed an artistic collaboration with the wonderful cellist Natalie Haas. Their debut album together – Fire […]

Jeana Leslie and Siobhan Miller – Shadows Tall (CD)

Jeana and Siobhan are two talented young singers and musicians who are recognised as shining new stars on the Scottish music scene. Both are blessed with natural voices that blend beautifully. An album of mainly traditional Scottish song with instrumental accompaniment. Booklet includes full song lyrics. The duo are previous winners of the BBC Radio […]

Colum Sands and Maggie MacInnes – The Seedboat – Bata an t-Sil (CD)

“The Seedboat sails from Barra shore, Young Donald’s gone to Newry, And though he swears a swift return, ‘Til then she’ll miss him dearly…” These opening lines of translation follow in the wake of a bitter-sweet love song that has inspired two musicians from either end of its voyage to embark on a fascinating new […]

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham – Portrait (CD)

See track listing, hear mp3 music samples and buy the CD here: Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham – Portrait The enormously popular and entertaining fiddle and accordion duo of Aly and Phil. Aly Bain is Scotland’s supreme traditional-style fiddler. His playing is unique – driving, impassioned and pure – with vibrant, unmistakable tone that has […]