Tag Archives: flute

Transatlantic Sessions (Series Two) (DVD)

Folk and Roots musicians come together in what have been called ‘the greatest backporch shows ever’. Shetland fiddle virtuoso Aly Bain and dobro ace Jerry Douglas host a Highland gathering of the cream of Nashville, Irish and Scottish talent. The release of this complete ‘missing’ television series – originally produced in 1998 by Pelicula Films […]

Sandy Brechin and Friends – The Sunday Night Sessions At The Ensign Ewart Pub (CD)

Music from the regulars at Sandy Brechin’s long-running Sunday session at the Ensign Ewart pub on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. Includes a bonus final track taken from a home recording by the piper Gordon Duncan of three of his own original tunes. Sandy Brechin (accordion) with John Currie (whistles, bagpipes), Shiela Sharp (flute), Peter Brady (fiddle, […]

The Paul McKenna Band – Stem The Tide

Traditional music as well as original songs and tunes from this dynamic young 5-piece led by singer Paul McKenna. The Paul McKenna Band have been playing to audiences throughout the UK and beyond since 2006. With a contemporary approach to songs, although not straying too far from their roots, their arrangements are both fresh and […]

Scottish Music At The RSAMD – The Future Of Our Past (CD)

A mixture of music and songs by students on the Scottish Music courses of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. A spectacular mix of virtuosity and vibrance describes the students on the BA and PG Dip Scottish Music course at the acclaimed Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow. Hailing from […]

Sean O Se – An Poc ar Buile Agus Amhrain Eile (CD)

With Sean O Riada and Ceoltoiri Chualann. Sean O Se contributed hugely to popularising the Cork song tradition at home and abroad – this collection brings together classic tracks. Featuring several young musicians who went on to form The Chieftains, with The RTE Symphony Orchestra and Cathal Dunne. Booklet contains song lyrics in Irish Gaelic. […]

The Shee – Decadence (CD)

The Shee are an exceptional all-female band showcasing three powerful vocalists and an astonishing level of instrumental prowess.  Their diverse range of individual musical influences combine to produce an adventurous brew of Folk, Scots, Gaelic and Bluegrass. Decadence is the second album from the group. Their debut album A Different Season was followed by nominations […]