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Sangsters: Begin

Sangsters: Begin (Greentrax CDTRAX 065)

Begin
Sangsters

Greentrax Recordings CDTRAX 065 (CD, UK, January 1993)

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Produced by Ian McCalman;
Recorded by Nick Keir and Ian McCalman at Kevock Digital Studios, Lasswade, Midlothian, in February and March 1993;
Photography by Scott Murray;
Sleeve design by John Haxby, Art Surgery

Musicians

Anne Combe, lead vocals [1, 3, 5-7, 9], vocals;
Fiona Forbes, lead vocals [3, 6, 10], vocals;
Scott Murray, lead vocals [4, 8], vocals, guitar

with;
Nick Keir, additional guitar and keyboard [8];
Ian McCalman, additional guitar and bodhrán [6], vocals [10]

Tracks

  1. Jesse (3.40)
  2. Feed the Children (2.41)
  3. Heart Like a Wheel (2.49)
  4. Chorus Song (3.28)
  5. The Lea-Rig (Roud 8516) (3.03)
  6. The White Cockade (Roud 191) (1.05)
  7. Sheath and Knife (Roud 3960; Child 16) (7.24)
  8. C-Rap (1.55)
  9. Some Kind of Love (4.10)
  10. Will Ye Gang Love (3.20)
  11. Steal Away (3.41)
  12. Helen of Kirkconnel (Roud 8191) (4.02)
  13. Simple Melody (1.46)
  14. Golden Golden (3.32)
  15. Silence and Tears (3.56)
  16. The Quiet Comes In (1.24)

Track 1 Janis Ian;
Track 2 Eric Bogle;
Track 3 Anna McGarrigle;
Track 4 Scott Murray;
Track 5 Robert Burns;
Tracks 6-7, 12, 15 trad. arr. Sangsters;
Track 8 words Scott Murray, tune trad.;
Track 9 John Stewart;
Track 10 Jacqui Lauder;
Track 11 Phil Coulter;
Track 13 Irving Berlin;
Track 14 Andy M. Stewart;
Track 16 words William Soutar, tune Jim Russell

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Sangsters: Sharp and Sweet

Sangsters: Sharp and Sweet (Greentrax CDTRAX 207)

Sharp and Sweet
Sangsters

Greentrax Recordings CDTRAX 207 (CD, UK, December 2000)

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Recorded by Ian McCalman at Kevock Studios, Lasswade nr. Edinburgh;
Mixed by Ian McCalman and Sangsters;
Photograph of rose: unknown;
Photograph of band by Michael Klarner;
Sleeve design by MAD Design, Dunfermline

Musicians

Anne Combe, vocals [1-7, 9-10, 12-20];
Fiona Forbes, vocals [1-15, 17-20];
John Blackwood, vocals [2-3, 5-6, 8-10, 12, 14-15, 17, 19-20], guitar [1, 3-4, 6-9, 12-13, 15, 17-18, 20], bouzouki [17];
Scott Murray, vocals [2-6, 9-10, 12, 14-15, 17, 19-20], guitar [1, 3-4, 6-7, 9, 12-13, 15, 17-18, 20]

with
Sandy Brechin, accordion [3, 12];
Davy Steele, bodhrán [5];
Wendy Weatherby, cello [6, 15];
Jim Russell, whistle [8];

Tracks

  1. Fause Bride (Roud 154; G/D 6:1198) (3.46)
  2. My Bonnie Mary (Gae Fetch tae Me a Pint o Wine) (Roud V522) (2.13)
  3. Willie Brewed a Peck o' Maut (Roud V5060) (2.39)
  4. Beware o' Bonnie Ann (Roud V21420) (2.12)
  5. O That I Had Ne'er Been Married (Roud 8929) (1.17)
  6. Lover's Heart (5.25)
  7. Lassie Think Lang (2.29)
  8. Refuse and Perfume (5.13)
  9. The Mill Mill O (3.10)
  10. Wert Thou in the Cauld Blast (Roud V18272) (1.52)
  11. Parcel o' Rogues (Roud 5516) (3.16)
  12. Guiding Light, Evening Star (4.14)
  13. Barbara Allen (Roud 54; Child 84; G/D 6:1193; Henry H236) (4.55)
  14. Tail Toddle (Roud 11275; G/D 8:1716) (1.17)
  15. Away Ye Broken Heart (2.49)
  16. Hallowe'en (2.58)
  17. Duncan Gray (Roud 8688) (2.14)
  18. Lady Mary Ann (Roud 31; Laws O35; G/D 6:1222) (2.30)
  19. A Dyker's Compliment to Her Neighbours (1.54)
  20. Somewhere Along the Road (2.49)

Track 1, 13-14 trad.,
Tracks 2-5, 10-11, 17-18 Robert Burns;
Track 6 Andy M. Stewart;
Track 7 words Marion Angus, tune James Scott Skinner, Cradle Song;
Track 8 Jim Russell;
Track 9 Allan Ramsay;
Tracks 12, 19 Scott Murray;
Track 15 Phil Stewart;
Track 16 words Violet Jacob, music Jim Reid;
Track 20 Rick Kemp