Just As it Was . . . . the CDs are here – from the archives, the music of Muriel Johnstone and Alasdair Fraser playing for dances and balls. These two masters of their trade make music that is beyond belief. These CDs are a must for traditional music fans.
Here are a couple of sound bytes to whet your appetite: Flowers of Edinburgh mp3; MacDonald of the Isles mp3
Dancing On Air Book and CD – 12 new dances in the book and the CD, played in the ‘Dancing Fingers’ style, to go with it.
6 x Through the Dance – 19 tracks of piano music for teachers in dance class
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Also new from Scotscores – in addition to reprints of Roy Goldring’s earlier books;
Auld Friends Meet – the collected leaflet dances ~ 59 dances with music.
Available from the Shop
Have a listen to CD “Reel On” The Mountain Stream mp3 – a recording of music for dances by Roy Goldring played by Muriel and Jim Lindsay (accordion). The dance instructions are in “Graded and Social Dances 3”
SSCD 23 Highland Shortbread is a listening CD with music played by Muriel Johnstone and Keith Smith. Old and new music from Scotland with many of their own compositions.
SSCD 24 Delta Delights is Muriel’s first foray into the realm of Old Time Dance Music, inspired by Ruth and Alex Jappy.
SSCD 25 Facets – Muriel playing some of her own compositions on her Steinway. This CD is a treasure trove. Here is a snippet – The Fergusons of New York mp3.