CDs

Sea to Sky - $25.00

Product code: MSFC007
 
Sea to Sky is the Club's 7th album, recorded in December 2018 in Melbourne.  With everything from classical North East Scotland stylings to contemporary American tunes and Scots songs, Sea to Sky roars with the fiddle club's trademark energy and enthusiasm. We had such an amazing time putting this music together last year and are absolutely thrilled to be sharing it with you.

Track List: 

1. Skylarks in Munlochy
2. Trippin’ with Rachel
3. Mount and Go
4. Last Train from Lanark
5. Triple Fury
6. A Northeast Selection
7.  Birks of Invermay
8. The New Brooms
9. The Lonely Swan
10. Follow the Heron
11. Quebecois Capers
12. Cold in Coburg
13. Fantastic Beasts
14. Rob Fraser’s Welcome to San Francisco


Production: 
Recorded and mixed by Mischa Herman
Musical Direction and Production by Jack Wilson
Cover art by Mary-Louise Anderson
Graphic design by Steve Chan
Photography by: Adam Purcell and Niklas Bauer 
CD Production and replication by Replicat https://www.replicat.com.au 
 
Quantity required: @ $25.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

Homecoming - $25.00

Product code: MSFC006
 
Includes unlimited streaming of Homecoming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

Produced by two of Australia’s top Folk Musicians/Producers, Hugh McDonald and Chris Stone, this CD is our most adventurous outing to date. Having just completed a successful tour of Scotland (including Shetland) we got together to record the basic tracks during late November 2015 and released the CD in April 2016. Just about every track has been arranged by a different Club member or group of members including: Our 2014 “Travelling Fiddlership” players, several original compositions from Club members and our Cool Young Players who have put together a fabulous set.

TO BUY CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)

Track list:
1.  Cathcart    
2.  L’Ange aux Patins    
3.  Shetland Shenanigans    
4.  The Homecoming     
5.  Farewell to Fife    
6.  Maggie West’s Waltz    
7.  Where Cold Night is Falling Fast    
8.  Sneug Water Waltz     
9.  Toobers 'n Zots     
10.  The Lea Rig     
11.  In her Element     
12.  The Dufftown Set    
13.  The Viking Set     
14.  The White Wife 
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Of an Island - $25.00

Product code: MSFC005
 

Of an Island, released during 2012, built upon the Club’s repertoire which has a strong “Island” theme – the Hebrides, Shetland and Orkneys as well as further afield to Cape Breton and Australia. The CD features guest recordings by Internationally renowned duos Chris Stout & Catriona MacKay and Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas. The CD was produced by Hugh McDonald

Cover image: Sunsetting on the South Lighthouse – Fair Isle, Shetland by T. H. Hyndman (Oil painting on board – 2008)

TO BUY CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)

Guest Performers include:
Chris Stout (Fiddle)
Catriona MacKay (Harp)
Alasdair Fraser (Fiddle)
Natalie Haas (Cello)
David South (Accordian)
Bruce Packard (Bass)
George Jackson (Fiddle)

Track Listing

You can click on the underlined tracks to hear sound samples

  1. Chris and Catriona Shetland Reels (With Chris Stout and Catriona MacKay)
  2. Da Trowie Burn
  3. Unst Bridal March
  4. Isflak (Chris Stout and Catriona MacKay)
  5. I will Bring You Brooches
  6. Lost in the Fishpond
  7. Jack’s Cape Breton Set
  8. Uncle Joe
  9. Sparrow’s Wedding
  10. North Of The Grampians
  11. St Athalies Waltz
  12. Donald MacLean
  13. Leaving Lerwick Harbour
  14. Stramash (With Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas)
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Gates of Gold - $25.00

Product code: MSFC004
 

Gates of Gold, recorded and released during 2008, extended the Scottish theme and included some original compositions that won major awards at the Tamworth Festival. The CD itself won the major Fiddle award at Tamworth and was voted “Best Australian Folk CD of 2010”. The CD was produced by Hugh McDonald.

TO BUY CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)

Guest Performers include:
Chris Duncan (Fiddle)
Jonathan Jones (percussion)
Richard Klein (vocal/fiddle)
Catherine Strutt (piano)
Bec Rigby (vocal)
Gus Rigby (Saxophone)
Louisa, Rowena and Ruth Wise (vocal)

Track Listing

You can click on the underlined tracks to hear sound samples

  1. MSFC Originals
  2. A Herd of Gows
  3. Gates of Gold
  4. Ghost of the Gows
  5. Sine Fhionnlastan
  6. Johnny/Hughie/Billy
  7. Let Me Die in My Footsteps
  8. Wheels of Fortune
  9. The Butcher Bird
  10. Bonnie George Campbell
  11. Jack’s Jigs
  12. Song for the Mira (YouTube clip)
  13. Cool/Young People’s Set
  14. Chris Duncan’s Mansfield Set
  15. Going Gaelic with Dr Ron
Quantity required: @ $25.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

A Long Way from Home - $25.00

Product code: MSFC003
 

A Long Way From Home, recorded in late 2005 immediately after the Club’s successful tour of New Zealand, and released in early 2006, further expanded on the theme of music from the broader Scottish Diaspora. The CD was produced by Hugh McDonald.

Celebrating 10 years of  fantastic music, friendship and fun, this 2006 CD from the Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club features some of the best players of Scottish music to be found in Australia under the musical leadership of Judy Turner, this time turning their attention to Scottish music old and new that has found its way to the Antipodes.  There are traditional songs given a new twist, new songs given a traditional twist and tunes from all parts of the Scottish diaspora. And all with 30 fiddlers! Recorded straight after a two week tour of New Zealand, the band is in top form.

Guest Performers include:
Chris Duncan (Fiddle)
Jonathan Jones (percussion)
Alex Legg (vocal)
Andrew McKeon (highland pipes)
Bryce Graham (bass drum)
Hugh Rabinovici (side drum)
Mark McLean (side drum)
Jenny M Thomas (vocal/fiddle)

TO BUY THIS CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)

Track Listing

You can click on the underlined tracks to hear sound samples

1.Glen Tilt/Frank’s

2.From St Kilda to Kings’ Cross

3.Quiet Man set

4.Last Farewell to Stirling

5.The Virtuosi Set

6.What a day it’s been

7.Fiddles and Feet

8.A Long Way from Home

9.Hoea Ra

10.The Shetland Set

11.From the friends

12.The Gordon Family Set

13.Da Guisers’ March and McLeod’s Farewell

14.The Dark Island

Quantity required: @ $25.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

Tunebooks

Homecoming Tunebook - $15.00

Product code: MSFC006
 
Hardcopy sheet music of the tunes on the album, printed in a lovely booklet with images and additional text.

Produced by two of Australia’s top Folk Musicians/Producers, Hugh McDonald and Chris Stone, this CD is our most adventurous outing to date. Having just completed a successful tour of Scotland (including Shetland) we got together to record the basic tracks during late November 2015 and released the CD in April 2016. Just about every track has been arranged by a different Club member or group of members including: Our 2014 “Travelling Fiddlership” players, several original compositions from Club members and our Cool Young Players who have put together a fabulous set.

TO BUY CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)
Quantity required: @ $15.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

Of an Island Tunebook - $15.00

Product code: MSFC005
 

Of an Island, released during 2012, built upon the Club’s repertoire which has a strong “Island” theme – the Hebrides, Shetland and Orkneys as well as further afield to Cape Breton and Australia. The CD features guest recordings by Internationally renowned duos Chris Stout & Catriona MacKay and Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas. The CD was produced by Hugh McDonald

Cover image: Sunsetting on the South Lighthouse – Fair Isle, Shetland by T. H. Hyndman (Oil painting on board – 2008)

TO BUY CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)
 

Track Listing

You can click on the underlined tracks to hear sound samples

  1. Chris and Catriona Shetland Reels (With Chris Stout and Catriona MacKay)
  2. Da Trowie Burn
  3. Unst Bridal March
  4. Isflak (Chris Stout and Catriona MacKay)
  5. I will Bring You Brooches
  6. Lost in the Fishpond
  7. Jack’s Cape Breton Set
  8. Uncle Joe
  9. Sparrow’s Wedding
  10. North Of The Grampians
  11. St Athalies Waltz
  12. Donald MacLean
  13. Leaving Lerwick Harbour
  14. Stramash (With Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas)
Quantity required: @ $15.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

Gates of Gold Tunebook - $15.00

Product code: MSFC004
 

Gates of Gold, recorded and released during 2008, extended the Scottish theme and included some original compositions that won major awards at the Tamworth Festival. The CD itself won the major Fiddle award at Tamworth and was voted “Best Australian Folk CD of 2010”. The CD was produced by Hugh McDonald

Guest Performers include:
Chris Duncan (Fiddle)
Jonathan Jones (percussion)
Richard Klein (vocal/fiddle)
Catherine Strutt (piano)
Bec Rigby (vocal)
Gus Rigby (Saxophone)
Louisa, Rowena and Ruth Wise (vocal)

TO BUY CD and TUNEBOOK
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)

Track Listing

You can click on the underlined tracks to hear sound samples

  1. MSFC Originals
  2. A Herd of Gows
  3. Gates of Gold
  4. Ghost of the Gows
  5. Sine Fhionnlastan
  6. Johnny/Hughie/Billy
  7. Let Me Die in My Footsteps
  8. Wheels of Fortune
  9. The Butcher Bird
  10. Bonnie George Campbell
  11. Jack’s Jigs
  12. Song for the Mira (YouTube clip)
  13. Cool/Young People’s Set
  14. Chris Duncan’s Mansfield Set
  15. Going Gaelic with Dr Ron
Quantity required: @ $15.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

A Long Way from Home Tunebook - $15.00

Product code: MSFC003
 

A Long Way From Home, recorded in late 2005 immediately after the Club’s successful tour of New Zealand, and released in early 2006, further expanded on the theme of music from the broader Scottish Diaspora. The CD was produced by Hugh McDonald.

Celebrating 10 years of  fantastic music, friendship and fun, this 2006 CD from the Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club features some of the best players of Scottish music to be found in Australia under the musical leadership of Judy Turner, this time turning their attention to Scottish music old and new that has found its way to the Antipodes.  There are traditional songs given a new twist, new songs given a traditional twist and tunes from all parts of the Scottish diaspora. And all with 30 fiddlers! Recorded straight after a two week tour of New Zealand, the band is in top form.

Guest Performers include:
Chris Duncan (Fiddle)
Jonathan Jones (percussion)
Alex Legg (vocal)
Andrew McKeon (highland pipes)
Bryce Graham (bass drum)
Hugh Rabinovici (side drum)
Mark McLean (side drum)
Jenny M Thomas (vocal/fiddle)

TO BUY THIS CD
CD + TUNEBOOK $35
To order CD’s or Tune Books: email Merch to place an order ( price for postage & packing is additional)

Track Listing

You can click on the underlined tracks to hear sound samples

1.Glen Tilt/Frank’s

2.From St Kilda to Kings’ Cross

3.Quiet Man set

4.Last Farewell to Stirling

5.The Virtuosi Set

6.What a day it’s been

7.Fiddles and Feet

8.A Long Way from Home

9.Hoea Ra

10.The Shetland Set

11.From the friends

12.The Gordon Family Set

13.Da Guisers’ March and McLeod’s Farewell

14.The Dark Island

Quantity required: @ $15.00 each, plus $5.00 shipping each
 

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