Taransay Fiddle Camp ended 2011 after ten successful years.
Thanks to all students,tutors,friends and volunteers for some wonderful memories of the best fiddle camp that ever was.
The new CD containing 30 tunes which have been written mainly for commissions in 2010 and 2011.
Spencie plays all the instruments on the CD including fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar and bass. There are also three special guests on accordion: Sylvia Priest (track 2), Graham Geddes (track 12) and Hunter Nisbet (track 17).
1. Solnabrake 2. Sonia’s Pride Of Erin 3. A Reel For Frances 4. The Graham Hughes Two-Step 5.Ashley’s Awesome 6. Da Forty Bob Waltz 7. Brian & Margaret’s Golden Wedding 8. Gerry Firmin’s Hornpipe 9. Purple Summer 10. Douglas’ Waltz 11. Vicky & Leslie’s Wedding 12. Tune For Graham Geddes 13. P.S.Krakatt 14. Annette’s Skaw Waltz 15. The Captain’s Bride 16. Sigurd Snake Eye 17.Marjory’s Waltz 18. Spirit Of The People 19. Elaine Copland’s Reel 20. Gemona 21. Jennifer’s Ordale Waltz 22. Nancy & Magnus’ Golden Wedding 23. Da Hendersons O’ Voesgarth 24. Kenny’s Reel 25.Marrats Houl Reel 26. Da Wastside Wedding March 27. Derek & Katy’s Reel 28. Isla’s Reel 29.Steve’s Waltz 30. Serpentine Reel
To listen to sound samples from the CD click HERE
Price £10 – FREE DELIVERY!!
The highly coveted Mod gold medals have been won by two islanders after a series of nerve wrecking competitions over two days.
Catriona Watt of Stornoway gained the highest points and won the ladies Gold Medal in today’s event.
The 26-year-old student at Strathclyde University says it was a tough contest and she still can’t believe she won.
Royal National Mod 2011
Date Event Venue
Friday 14 Oct Opening ceremony An Lanntair
Saturday 15 Oct Mod Shinty Cup Final Lionacleit
Fiddlers’ Rally Ionad Spòrs Leòdhais,Stornoway