Bruce MacGregor, Christine Hanson & Friends – Kissin’ is the Best of A’
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Released 2011 | Format: CD | ref: CDBAR011 | Usually ships within 1-2 days
An exquisite album of traditional and contemporary Scottish fiddle tunes by radio presenter and legendary fiddler, Bruce MacGregor, who has a “Midas touch…a deep love and affinity for his music, and a unique talent” (Fiddle on Magazine) and cellist, Christine Hanson, “wonderfully inventive and always ready to push an idea as far as possible.” (Martin Carthy).
Musicians: Bruce MacGregor, fiddle; Christine Hanson, cello; Tim Edey, guitar and accordion; and Brian McAlpine, piano.
- The Perthshire Hunt/Kissin’ is the Best of A’/Donald Morison 3:54
- The Irish Lass/Miss Buchanan of Cambusmore/Mrs. A. MacGlashan 3:21
- Sunday River Waltz 3:15
- Her Mantle So Green 4:34
- The Rant/Bruce MacGregor’s Strathspey/The Pipe Slang/The Highland Man Kissed His Granny/Short and Simple 3:38
- Gin Ye Kiss My Wife I’ll Tell the Minister 3:04
- Mr A. G. Wilken’s Favourite/ Mrs. Grant of Grant 4:32
- Mary MacDonald/Auld Stewarts of Fothergill/Clydesdale Lasses 2:54
- Dargai/The Sword Dance/Miss Shepherd 4:38
- Nancy’s Waltz/The Caithness Cowboy 4:04
- Lament for Captain Simon Fraser 4:56
MacGregor Brechin Ó hEadhra – Sonas ‘Sonas,’ the Gaelic word for ‘happiness’, is what this album’s all about – a blend of beautiful Gaelic songs and cracking tune sets from the leaders of Blazin’ Fiddles, Bùrach, and Anam in this powerful new line-up. – Find out more.