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Live and In Session

     

LIVE SET:

1.  THE GEESE IN THE BOG/THE JIG OF SLURS (3:16)
 

2.  TRANENT MUIR (2:44)
 

3.  FAREWELL TO FIUNARY/HEATHER ISLAND (6:15)
 

4.  THE LOG SPLITTER SET (4:11)
    
CARADALE BAY
     THE LOG SPLITTER
     CALIBACHAN
     DROCHAID LUIDEACH
 

5.   WHEN THE KYE COME HAME (3:09)
 

6.  THE ATHOL GATHERING (3:05)
 

7.  PIPE MAJOR GEORGE ALLAN SET (5:57)
    
MRS. STEWERT OF GRANTULLY
     MAGGIE'S PANCAKES
     ANDY RENWICK'S FERRET
     FAG A' PIOB BHOCHD
     PIPE MAJOR GEORGE ALLAN
 

 

STUDIO SESSION:

 

1.  DARK EYED MOLLY (4:40)
2.  DUMBARTON'S DRUMS (4:21)

3.  THE BLACK RUN SET (4:11)
    
THE BLACK RUN
     P.M. JOHN MACDONALD
     LADY CAMPBELL OF LONGSDALE
     CHRISTIE MCLEOD
 

4.  THE SOLDIER'S RETURN (5:41)
 

5.  GRAT FOR GRUEL (3:23)
 

6.  LEAVING IRELAND SET (4:11)
    
LEAVING IRELAND
     THE TIMES WE HAD
 

7.  THE CRUEL BRITHER (3:22)
 
 

The Tannahill Weavers:

Roy Gullane - guitar, vocals
John Martin - fiddle, viola, mandola, mandolin, cello
Colin Melville - Highland bagpipes, Scottish small pipes, whistles, guitar
Phil Smillie - flute, whistles, bodhran, vocals
Les Wilson - bouzouki, keyboards, vocals

Guests:
We are very happy to include on this album the playing of Douglas Millar on keyboards and Hugh (Shuggie) MacCallum on assorted percussion.  Both are good friends of Colin and it has been a great pleasure to have them involved in this project.

Introduction to live set John Sheffler
Mix and mastering engineer, ProTools editing Grant Milne
Compilation and editing of sleeve notes Maggie Smillie
Photos by Bryan Aaker, Craig G Chapman, Laura Klein & Maggie Smillie  

Live set recorded on the Tannahill Weavers 2005 US Tour 
Studio set recorded in 2006 at Tentsmuir Studios, Tayport, the Kingdom of Fife, Scotland
Produced by the Tannahill Weavers and Grant Milne
Published by Phil Smillie, PRS

Available from Compass Records
Catalog number 4454
 

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