Annotation

Recorded at Cunningham Audio Productions Studios, the Crask of Angus, Inverness-Shire, Scotland. Mastered at RSRT Digital Master Works, Overland Park, Kansas.

Annotation last modified on 2008-10-31 12:18 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Fear an Bháta (The Boatman)
3:14
2 Lady Keith’s Lament
4:56
3 Peggy and the Soldier
4:32
4 Ned of the Hill
7:22
5 The Holland Handkerchief
7:55
6 La Fontaine (The Fountain)
4:40
7 Mally Leigh
4:17
8 Who Will Comfort Me?
7:02
9 Shady Grove
3:59
10 Miss Lillian Williams
4:56
11 How Can I Live at the Top of the Mountain?
8:20

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Aly Bain (tracks 6, 8–10)
Duncan Chisholm (tracks 2, 4)
bodhrán:
Mánus Lunny (track 1)
bagpipe, flute and tin whistle:
Iain MacDonald (bagpiper and flautist, ex Battlefield Band) (track 11)
bouzouki:
Mánus Lunny (track 7)
bouzouki and guitar:
Mánus Lunny (tracks 8–10)
drums:
James Mackintosh (tracks 3, 5, 9)
guitar:
Mánus Lunny (tracks 2–6)
bass:
David Paton (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9)
percussion:
James Mackintosh (tracks 1, 7)
keyboard:
Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician) (tracks 1–2, 11)
keyboard and tin whistle:
Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician) (tracks 3, 5)
accordion and keyboard:
Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician) (track 4)
accordion and jew's harp:
Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician) (track 9)
accordion, keyboard and tin whistle:
Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician) (tracks 6–8, 10)
uilleann pipes:
Christy O'Leary (tracks 3, 7–8, 10)
additional vocals:
Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician) (tracks 1, 9)
composer:
Brian Keane (track 8)
Connie Dover (tracks 1, 6, 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2–5, 7, 9, 11)
lyricist:
Connie Dover (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–7, 9, 11)
vocals:
Connie Dover (tracks 1–9, 11)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 4456) (track 9)
later versions:
Shady Grove (track 9)
recording of:
Mally Leigh (track 7)
Shady Grove (track 9)
Ned of the Hill (1991) (track 4)
Fear an Bháta (The Boatman) (1997) (track 1)
version of:
Fear a' bhàta (track 1)

Release

arranger: Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician)
Connie Dover
engineer: Brian McNeill
graphic design: Jackie Ahlstrom
liner notes: Connie Dover
mastering: Royal Scanlon
photography: Gehrig Fry
producer: Phil Cunningham (Scottish musician)
ASIN: US: B0000017L1 [info]