Remembering Jean Redpath, Bowed Strings

On September 6, 2014, we remembered Scottish singer Jean Redpath and then turned to a feast of fiddles, cellos, and other stringed instruments.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Jean Redpath MacCrimmon’s Lament Jean Redpath (Philo)
  The Lea-Rig The Songs of Robert Burns, Volumes 5 & 6 (Philo)
  Mary Hamilton, Bonny at Morn Lowlands (Philo)
New Set
  Clerk Saunders Lowlands (Philo)
  The Song of the Seals Song of the Seals (Rounder)
  The Belles of Mauchline The Songs of Robert Burns, Volumes 3 & 4 (Philo)
  Logan Water The Songs of Robert Burns, Volumes 1 & 2 (Philo)
Music Under Announcements
Abby Newton Catskill Mountain Air / Wagon Wheel Notch; Drunk at Night, Dry in the Morning; Loftus Jones Crossing to Scotland (Culburnie)
Buddy MacMaster The Grey Seal’s Lament for Its Pup / Miss Ann Moir’s Birthday / The Duke of Gordon’s Birthday / London Lasses / West Mabou Cape Breton Tradition (Rounder)
Jerry Holland Fiddling Friends Fiddler’s Choice (Odyssey)
Lee Cremo Buddy MacMaster’s Strathspey / The London Hornpipe / Polish Polka Reel The Champion Returns (Cremo Productions)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas The Corrie Men Abundance (Culburnie)
Chris Stout Quartet Auld Swaara Devil’s Advocate (Greentrax)
Aly Bain & Ale Möller Spread Thy Wings Wide Beyond the Stacks (NorthSide)
New Set
Marin / Marin The Raineys Skuggspel (Dimma)
Bowing 9 Fejklax Force Majeure (Dimma)
Annbjørg Lien Dancing Larry Khoom Loy (Compass)
New Set
Kayhan Kalhor and Brooklyn Rider Ascending Bird Silent City (Harmonia Mundi)
Stelios Petrakis, Efrén López, and Bijan Chemirani Saros Mavra Froudia (Musièpoca)
Ilías Zoútsos Aeriko Simeio (ANTart Productions)
Diana Strong & Myra Joy The Long Long Grass Sweet Moments of Confusion (s/p)
New Set
Jeremy Kittel The Chase Chasing Sparks (Compass)
Real Vocal String Quartet Sweet Honey Bee Four Little Sisters (Flower Note)
Dirty Cello Balkania Playing Dirty (s/p)
Jamie Laval & Ashley Broder Paddy, Jenny, and the Boys (faded) Zephyr in the Confetti Factory (s/p)