Alastair Savage – Alone With History

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This completely unaccompanied fiddle recording was recorded in the historic surroundings of Crathie Kirk in Royal Deeside. The album includes music by 18th century legend Niel Gow alongside his sons Nathaniel and Andrew, 19th century virtuoso James Scott Skinner and also some of Alastair Savage’s own compositions. 14 tracks: Scenes From Gow: The Publisher’s Tea / Nathaniel’s Birthday, The Plaid Weaver’s Son / The duke Of Atholl’s Catch / Sunday By The Tay, From Ayrshire To Perthshire / Chasin’ The Lassies, Dear Poet: Ae Fond Kiss, My Love Is Like A Red, Red Rose, The Strathspey King, Tribute To James Scott Skinner: The Queen’s Welcome To Invercauld / The Glenlivet / Spey In Spate, The Bonnie Lass O’ Bon Accord, The Cradle Song / The Iron Man / Sandy Grant,  The Gow Family Tree: Niel Gow’s Lament For The Death Of His Second Wife, Major Graham Of Inchbrakie / Duke Of Gordon / General MacDonald’s Reel,  Countess Of Selkirk’s Favourite / Largo’s Fairy Dance / Major Molle, Three Reflections: Hymn For The Masters, Alone With History &  Your Light Will Shine On.