The Ceilidh: Are Ye Dancin’?

By The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band

  1. Nicole McLaren O’ Blair
    Juniper
    Miss Cheryl E. Lawrie
    The Little Hut Around The Corner
  2. Brig O’ Cally
    Meeting O’ The Waters
    Tam’s Crackers
  3. Black Mountain
    Brumley Brae
    The Corbie’s Wing
    Bobby Colgan’s Delight
    The Ash Plant
  4. The Angels’ Share
    The Beamish
  5. Just Wilma
    Leaving Stornoway
    The Island I Left
    Farewell To Fiunary
  6. Oonie’s March
    John MacColl’s Farewell To The Scottish Horse
  7. The Beer Barrel
    Anchors Aweigh
    Do-Re-Mi
    Colonel Bogey
    My Old Man
  8. Jeannie Black
  9. Miss Finlay’s Delight
    Miss Russell Of Blackhall
    The Lad O’ Pairts
    Drummond Castle
  10. The Circassian Circle
    Polwart On The Green
    The Peerie Hoose
    Swinging On The Gate
  11. The Grace Renwick
  12. The Waves Of Tory
    Kiss Me Quick, Ma Mither’s Comin’
    Highland Lassie
    St. Columba’s Sword
    Snouts & Ears
  13. Home Safe
    Colin & Marion Thomson
    Donna’s
  14. Keithick Lodge Two Step
  15. Robert & Judith Whitehead
    Paul Martin’s March
  16. Willie’s Ga’en A Courtin’
    Isobel Taylor Bell
    Athernie Lodge
    Christine’s
  17. Reine Du Carnivales
    Hill Of Keir
    Maggie’s Bucket
    Old Willie Hunter

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"The Ceilidh: Are Ye Dancin’?" ~ The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band

Greentrax CDTRAX303, 2006

Nicol McLaren: 1st accordion
Neil Caul: 2nd accordion
Gordon Howe: fiddle
Isobelle Hodgson: piano
John Sinton: bass
Davie Bell: drums

Recorded at Castle Sound Studios, Pencaitland, the CD booklet contains full dance instructions by Karin Ingram, a ceilidh’s worth in a CD:

1. The Riverside ~ Jig, 6x32
2. The Gay Gordons Two Step ~ 4/4 March
3. Black Mountain Reel ~ reel, 5x32
4. The Baden-Powell ~ 2/4 march
5. Wilma’s Waltz ~ old time waltz
6. The Eva Three Step ~ 6/8 march
7. The Gypsy Tap ~ sing-along reel
8. Waltz Country Dance ~ waltz, 4x4
9. The Seige Of Ennis ~ jig, 8x32
10. The Circassian Circle ~ reel, 6x32
11. The White Heather Foxtrot ~ polka
12. The Waves of Tory ~ reel, 5x48
13. Waltz Of The Bells ~ old time waltz
14. The Anniversary Two Step
15. Call of The Pipes ~ 4/4 march
16. Orcadian Strip The Willow ~ jig, 8x32
17. The Flying Scotsman ~ reel, 4x32

Tunes & composers:

1.) Jigs
a - John Renton
b - Charlie Sherritt
c - J. Hand

2.) 4/4 Marches
a - Bobby Brown
c - Colin Brown

3.) reels
a - J. Arthur
b - W. McPherson
c - Ronald Cooper

4.) 2/4 marches
a - P.M. Robert Mathieson
b - Terry Tully

5.) old time waltzes
a - Nicol McLaren

6.) 6/8 marches
a - Graeme Mitchell
b - John MacColl

7.) sing-along
a - Jaromir Vejvoda
b - Lt. Charles A. Zimmerman
c - Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein
d - Kenneth Alford (Lt. F.J. Rickets)
e - Charles Collins & Fred Leigh

8.) waltz - Duncan McMillan

9.) jigs
b - Robert Mackintosh
c - Angus Fitchet

10.) reels

11.) polka - Iain MacPhail

12.) reel
c - Jim Johnstone

13.) old time waltzes
a - Nicol McLaren
b - Ian Thomson
c - Phil Cunningham

14.) Two Step - Nicol McLaren

15.) 4/4 marches
a - Ivor Scollay
b - W. MacArthur

16.) jigs
a - G. Drysdale
b - George Bell
d - Iain T. MacPhail

17.) reels
b - Charlie Sherritt
c - Ronald Cooper
d - Ronald Cooper