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Robert Burns: Complete Songs Vol 9


Release Date: 10/30/2001 
Label:  Linn Records   Catalog #: 156   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Robert Burns
Performer:  Mairi CampbellKirsten EasdaleKarine PolwartNiall Kenny,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Produced by Dr Fred Freeman
Performers:
Karine Polwart - Voice / guitar ? lead singer
Niall Kenny - Voice
Kirsten Easdale - Voice
Jim Reid - Voice / guitar
Mairi Campbell - Voice
Ross Kennedy - Voice / guitar
Kirsten Easdale - Voice
Fraser Fifield - congas / cojon / whistle
Iain Hood - clarsach
Pete Clark - fiddle / viola / mandolin
Iain MacInnes - small pipes
Steve Byrne - bouzouki / guitar / bodhran
Pete Clark - fiddle / mandola
Aaron Jones - cittern
Chris Stout - fiddle
Eddie Maguire - flute
Gary Peterson - banjo / mandolin
Angus Lyon - accordion
Ian Lowthian - accordion
Stevie Lawrence - djembe / dulcimer / guitar
Produced and compiled by
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Engineered by Peter Haigh
In Memoriam Davy Steele ? Singer, Song-writer,
Instrumentalist
?We keep the music going?. How often has that simple principle heartened us in adversity. With his characteristic warmth and pawky good humour Davy Steele kept the music going throughout his life? and well beyond. His lively performances, culminating in his stint with the Battlefield Band, and his own poignant songs of weal and woe (the haunting ?Summerlee? album, for example) will ring in our ears for generations to come. I am priviledged to have collaborated with Davy in this series. His inimitable tracks on vols. 4 and 5 ? ?My love is like a red, red, rose?; ?John Barleycorn?; ?Robin Shure in hairist?; etc. ? are classics in their kind.
Tracklisting
1 O were my love yon lilac fair, Ye jovial boys 3:40
2 The noble Maxwells 2:13
3 O, open the door 1:48
4 There was five Carlins 5:49
5 While larks with little wing, Lovely was she 3:56
6 o why the deuce, Carl an the king come, I murder hate 4:45
7 O, ken ye what Meg o' the mill has gotten 3:52
8 Corn rigs are bonie 2:00
9 Your friendship, O how can I be blithe 4:26
10 As I cam in by our gate-end, There was a jolly gauger 3:24
11 Why tell thy lover, Musing 5:45
12 O, leeze me on my spinnin-wheel 3:20
13 Where braving angry winter's storms 4:22
14 My heart's in the highlands 3:11
15 O, Kenmure's on and awa, The Campbells are comin 3:47
16 Will ye go to the Indies 3:51
17 O thou pale orb 3:38
18 Thine am I 1:17
19 The smiling Spring 3:10
20 My heart is wae 4:14
21 Ye banks and braes and streams 3:33
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Works on This Recording

1.
Ye banks and braes o' bonie Doon by Robert Burns
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Scotland 
2.
Work(s) by Robert Burns
Performer:  Mairi Campbell (Voice), Kirsten Easdale (Voice), Karine Polwart (Voice),
Niall Kenny (Voice), Jim Reid (Voice), Ross Kennedy (Voice)

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