For my brother who passed away in 2020. He loved a party so it had to be a lively tune! Composer website: Link to audio of music: If you would like to contact the composer – you can email them here.
Inchaffray Abbey in Perthshire was once one of the most important churches in Scotland. One abbot, Maurice of Inchaffray, was King Robert the Bruce's personal chaplain, and was present at the Battle of Bannockburn. All that's left now is a piece of gable in a clump of trees. Composer website: Link to audio of music: […]
The Harkle Sporse is a reel I wrote for one of my favourite pubs in the west end of Glasgow, The Sparkle Horse. The setting of many a band meeting of ours, you’ll find it in Partick, just round the corner from Kelvinhall subway station. I like taking the tune at a fairly leisurely pace, […]
This is a tune I wrote about and for my wife Grace (whose last name was Walker before we got married). Anyone who's ever met Grace will, I think, notice her bouncy personality in both the melody and the happy key of G! Composer website: https://www.instagram.com/alofskye Link to audio of music: Alan Murray is a […]
Mr & Mrs Allan are; Eric and Helen. They live near Inverness, Scotland and have donated an enormous amount of time, expertise and energy to traditional music in Scotland. They also offered some fantastic support and advice to me when I was researching tune book publishing. Composer website: https://www.karensteven.co.uk Link to audio of music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayEG2JdDKlQ […]