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Abby Newton: Castles, Kirks and Caves

Abby Newton: Castles, Kirks and Caves (Redwing RWMCD 5410)

Castles, Kirks and Caves
Scottish music of the 18th century
Abby Newton

Redwing Music RWMCD 5410 (CD, USA, September 2001)

Produced by Abby Newton;
Engineered on location in Scotland by Scott Petito;
Additional recording and mixing at Make Believe Ballroom in Wehst Shokan, NY, by Tom Mark;
Cover photograph and design by David Hornung;
Booklet design by Kate Jarrell Decarvalho;
Liner notes by John Purser

Musicians

Abby Newton, cello;
David Greenberg, Mairi Campbell, fiddle;
Corrina Hewat, Kim Robertson, clarsach;
Fred Hand, Dave Francis, guitar

Tracks

  1. Rob Roy MacGregor / An Honorable Peace / Miss Fordyce's of Ayton's Reel / The Belted Plaid and Health to Wear It (5.09)
  2. The Myrtle (4.27)
  3. Fingall's Lamentation / Fingal's Cave / Wha'll Be King But Charlie (7.32)
  4. Forneith House / Kinrara (4.17)
  5. Niel Gow's Lament on the Death of his Second Wife (4.05)
  6. A Mhàiri bhàn òg (Mairi Young and Fair) / Rowing From Isla to Uist / A' Bhliadhna Gus An Aimfir Fo (5.14)
  7. The Scots Lament / A Scots Measure (3.26)
  8. My Love's Bonny When She Smiles On Me / Come Sweet Lass (3.54)
  9. The Hawthorne (3.23)
  10. Roslyn Castle (3.37)
  11. Guilde Roy / Gigg (3.34)
  12. Wallace March (2.24)
  13. Andrew Carr / Da Foula Reel (2.24)
  14. A Hero Never Dies / Willie's Auld Trews (5.53)

Tracks 1, 3-4, 6bc, 13-14 trad.;
Track 5 Niel Gow;
Track 6a Duncan Ban MacIntyre;
Tracks 2, 7-11 James Oswald;
Track 12 Burk Thumoth