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Jack Beck: O Lassie, Lassie

Jack Beck: O Lassie, Lassie (Greentrax CDTRAX027)

O Lassie, Lassie
Scots Songs & Ballads
Jack Beck

Greentrax Recordings TRAX 027 (CD, UK, 1989)
Greentrax Recordings CDTRAX027 (CD, UK, May 2002)

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Recorded by Peter Haigh at Pier House Studios, Edinburgh;
Mixed by Jack Beck and George Haigh

Musicians

Jack Beck: vocals, guitar [1-4, 7, 9];
Gary Coupland: accordion [1, 5-6, 10];
Pete Clark: fiddle [1, 5-7, 10];
Mike Ward: whistle [1, 5-6, 10], keyboard [3-4], Northumbrian smallpiles [7];
Lindsay Porteous: jew's harp [1, 6, 10];
Andy Hunter, Chris Miles, Colin Stuart: chorus vocals [1, 6, 8, 10];
George Haigh: five-string banjo [2], mandola [4, 7], autoharp [10];
Alistair Marshall: Highland bagpipes [3], flute [4];
Dave Lockhart: fiddle [10]

Tracks

Side 1Side 2
  1. Birnie Bouzle (Roud 3343; G/D 4:876) (2.14)
  2. Matt Hyland (Roud 2880) (6.09)
  3. Twa Corbies (Roud 5; Child 26) (4.27)
  4. Kilbowie Hill (4.54)
  5. The Bleacher Lassie o' Kelvinhaugh (Roud 3325; G/D 5:1041) (5.10)
  1. Bound to Be a Row (Roud 1616; G/D 7:1287) (3.40)
  2. Ned of the Hill (Roud 8136) (5.05)
  3. The Jolly Beggar (Roud 118; Child 279; G/D 2:274) (6.28)
  4. Love Is Teasing (Roud 1049) (3.54)
  5. The Merchant's Son (Roud 2153; G/D 2:303; TYG 65) (3.42)

All tracks trad. except
Track 4 Andy R. Hunter;
Track 7 Samuel Lover

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Jack Beck: Half Ower, Half Ower tae Aberdour

Jack Beck: Half Ower, Half Ower tae Aberdour (Tradition Bearers LTCD1006)

Half Ower, Half Ower tae Aberdour
Scots Songs & Ballads
Jack Beck

The Tradition Bearers LTCD1006 (CD, UK, August 2001)

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Recorded by George Haig at Pickled Egg Audio;
Photography of Jack Beck by Pete Heywood;
Frnt cover photograph of Sir Patrick Spens' ship by Pete Heywood, courtesy of Abbot House Museum, Dunfermline;
Notes by Jack Beck and Wendy Welch;
Sleeve design by Jack Slavin

Musicians

Jack Beck: vocals, guitar;
Neil Paterson: pipes, whistle;
Pete Clark: fiddle;
George Haig: concertina, autoharp

Tracks

  1. Fordell Ball (4.10)
  2. The Donibristle Moss Moran Disaster (Roud 3509) (3.53)
  3. The Twa Sisters (Roud 8; Child 10; G/D 2:213) (4.01)
  4. Tramps and Hawkers (Roud 1874; G/D 3:487) (3.17)
  5. Tattie Time (Roud 2162) (2.51)
  6. McCann (Roud 25513) (2.29)
  7. The Night Visiting Song (Roud 22568; G/D 4:783) (4.34)
  8. The Plaidie Awa (Roud 2574; G/D 7:1413) (2.43)
  9. The Hielan' Sojer (Roud 2496; G/D 1:91; Henry H782) (3.07)
  10. The Gypsy Laddies (Roud 1; Child 200; G/D 2:278; Henry H124) (4.16)
  11. The Pills of White Mercury (Roud 2; Laws Q26/B1; G/D 7:1404; Henry H680) (5.04)
  12. Dunfermline Feein' Mercat (2.49)
  13. Willie's Fatal Visit (Roud 244; Child 255) (3.50)
  14. Band o' Shearers (Roud 1524; G/D 3:406) (4.06)
  15. Tattie Jock (Roud 5915; G/D 3:377) (5.03)
  16. Sir Patrick Spens (Roud 41; Child 58; G/D 1:17) (6.54)

All tracks trad. except
Track 1 words Jimmy Dunn, tune trad.

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Ellen Mitchell, On Yonder Lea, CD, Tradition Bearers LTCD1008, 2002

The Rough Guide to Scottish Music (World Music RGNET 1110 CD) Various Artists, The Rough Guide to Scottish Music (Second Edition), CD, World Music RGNET 1110 CD, 2003

Various Artists: Gentle Giants (Greentrax CDTRAX271) Various Artists, Gentle Giants: A Celebration of the Clydesdale Horse in Song, CD, Greentrax CDTRAX271, 2004