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The Tannahill Weavers Collection:  Choice Cuts 1987 - 1996

1 - The Blackbird Set : Blackley of Hillsdale : The Blackbird : The Hankie Dance : Jack Daniels Reel : The Farmers Daughter
2 - Wild Mountain Thyme
3 - Capernaum
4 - Crann Tara Set : Angus G. MacLeod : Crann Tara : Fiona MacLeod
5 - Joy of My Heart / Kintail
6 - The Carls o' Dysart / The Log Splitter Set : The Carls o' Dysart : Caradale Bay : The Log Splitter : Calibachan : Drochaid Luideach
7 - Highland Harry : Highland Harry : The Wee Highland Laddie : Lieutenant Colonel D.J.S. Murray
8 - The Braes o' Balquhidder
9 - Are Ye Sleeping Maggie? : Are Ye Sleeping Maggie : The Noose and the Ghillie
10 - Campbelton Kiltie Ball : Campbelton Kiltie Ball : The Back of the Moon : Kelsae Brig : Put Me in the Great Chest : Sergeant MacDonald's Reel
11 - The Cuillins of Rhum
12 - The Plooboy Laddies / John Murray of Lochee
13 - The Good Drying Set : Good Drying : The MacFarlanes : The Whistlebinkies Reel : Mulhaire's Reel : The Christmas Carousal : Miss Monaghan
14 - Braw Burn the Bridges
 

Hi folks!

Well, you know a band has been around for a while when it releases a compilation album, and this is our second!  When Green Linnet approached us about the possibility of compiling some of our favorite tracks from the past ten years, we readily agreed to sit back and review not only the numbers that we enjoyed recording but also the ones we've gotten the greatest pleasure from performing live.

Over the years we have been fortunate enough to have worked with some very fine musicians, some of whose special talents are heard throughout this selection of music and song.  We've played to wonderful audiences on our travels, sampling their great cultures and hospitality on the way.  It is with all those happy memories to mind that we bring you this compilation of our music over the last ten years.

Throughout all the years that this recording encompasses, we have had the pleasure of working with Herschel Freeman, who has kept us motoring and our spirits high.  As always he merits specials thanks.

We also welcome this chance to acknowledge the people who, although they are out of the public eye, have been so instrumental in the band's longevity - in particular Wendy, Chris, and all at Green Linnet, as well as all of our very supportive families.  And don't forget Maggie, who keeps the band operative day in and day out.  Thanks all!

Slainte,
Tannahill Weavers

GLCD 1182 from Green Linnet Records


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