Maritime Dances

By Dan R. MacDonald

  1. Hugh MacKenzie’s
    Bressay Sound
    Royal Irish
  2. Miss Fleming
    Miss Menzies Of Menzies
    The New Year Session
  3. The Dandelion Clog
    Jabe Meadow
  4. Barra Falls
    High Level
    Manhattan
  5. Tom Steel
    Harbour View
  6. The Boys Of The Lough
    Mist On The Loch
  7. Victoria Bridge
    Forbes Mill
    Miss Godfrey
  8. Roache’s Road
    Scotty’s Favorite
    Mrs. Douglas Moncrieff
  9. Lady Hartwell Of Cantwell’s Clog
    Bill Black’s Clog
  10. The Contradiction
    Return From India
  11. Memories Of Jim Smith
    Prince Albert
    Eddie Irwin
  12. The Bridge Of Spey
    Duke Of Gordon
    Mrs. Glennie Of Maybank

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"Dan R. MacDonald: Maritime Dances" ~ LP & cassette

Celtic CX 42 & Canadian Cavalcade/Alldisc CCC 55-4614 / ADC-4614

Dan R. MacDonald - violin
Colin R. MacInnis - piano

Dan R. (Rory) MacDonald ~ born February 2, 1911 / died September 20, 1976

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_R._MacDonald

Cape Breton Magazine
http://capebretonsmagazine.com/

Our Uncle, Dan R. MacDonald From Talks with John Donald and John Allan Cameron
http://capebretonsmagazine.com/modules/publisher/item.php?itemid=3353

Dan R.’s tunes/compositions:

http://www.cranfordpub.com/

"The Heather Hill Collection: The Music of Dan R. MacDonald, Volume 1"
http://www.cranfordpub.com/books/HeatherHill.htm

The Trip to Windsor Collection: The Music of Dan R. MacDonald, Volume 2"
http://www.cranfordpub.com/books/triptowindsor.htm

"Dan R. MacDonald: Maritime Dances" ~ tunes & composers

01. ) jigs: "Hugh MacKenzie’s" - composed by Dan R. MacDonald / "Bressay Sound" - composed by Jimmy Shand / ~

02. ) strathspey/reels: ~ / "Miss Menzies of Menzies" - composed by William McLeish / ~

03. ) clog / hornpipe

04. ) hornpipes: "Barra Falls" - composed by Dan R. MacDonald / "High Level" - composed by James Hill / ~

05. ) reels: ~ / "Harbour View" (aka Harbor View) - composed by Dan R. MacDonald

06. ) reels

07. ) jigs: "Victoria Bridge" - composed by Dan R. MacDonald / "Forbes Mill" - composed by Dan R. MacDonald / ~

08. ) strathspey / reels: "Roache’s Road" (aka "Roach’s Road") - composed by Dan R. MacDonald / "Scotty’s Favorite" ("Scotty’s Favourite") - composed by Dan R. MacDonald / "Mrs. Douglas Moncrieff" - composed by Robert Mackintosh

09. ) clogs (hornpipes)

10. ) reels: "The Contradiction" - attributed to William Marshall / ~

11. ) march / strathspey / reel: "Memories of Jim Smith" - composed by Joseph D. Kennedy / ~ / "Eddie Irwin" - composed by Dan R. MacDonald

12. ) air / strathspey / reel: "The Bridge of Spey" - attributed to William Marshall / "Duke of Gordon" - attributed to William Marshall / "Mrs. Glennie of Maybank’s" (aka "There’s No Harm Done Goodwife", "Mrs. Stewart of Garth", "Mrs. Glennie’s") - attributed to William Marshall


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LP/cassette: "Dan R. MacDonald: Maritime Dances"
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