Smith Mearns Productions

Smith Mearns Productions
Scottish Music on CD and DVD

CD


SMR172CD

 

Donny & Diane - With Special Guest Alex McIntyre

18 Tracks of music played by Donny Smith on 5 Row Button Key Accordion, Diane Mearns on MIDI Piano Accordion and featuring Alex McIntyre on MIDI 3 Row Button Key Accordion.

Tunes
1. Medley - Road To The Isles, 8th Battalion Black Watch at Passchendaele (P.M. S Bremner), Moulin Dhu 2. Waltz - Skye Boat Song, Skyline Of Skye (D Heneker)(Dedicated to John and Beryl McSwan) 3. 2/4 Marches - Colin Thomson (P.M. R Campbell), Leaving Glen Urquhart (W Macdonald) 4. Jigs - David Ross, Rocking the Baby, The Rakes of Kildare 5. Beguine - Alex McIntyre Solo Gretna Serenade (Alex McIntyre) 6. 6/8 March and Reel - Thoughts Of Bobby MacLeod (Ian Holmes), Mary MacLeod Of Upper Shader(Donny Smith) 7. Waltz - Ribhinn Coimhneall, Westering Home, In Praise Of Islay 8. 4/4 Marches - Ladies from Hell (J MacMillan Tait), Jim Barrie (J Shand, MBE), Darrell Waddens (Brenda Stubbert) 9. Tunes to the rhythm of the Harris Tweed Loom 10. 2/4 & 6/8 Marches - Royal Scottish Pipers Society (R Campbell), Jim Ritchie's March (Bobby MacLeod) 11. Medley - I See Mull, Leaving Barra (M MacKinnon), Bonnie Hoose O’ Airlie, Kirkwall Bay (J Shand, MBE) 12. Waltz - Alex McIntyre Solo Rural Life (A McKenzie Davidson) 13. Medley - The Old Wife of the Mill Dust (Trad), Duncan MacKay of Halkirk (J MacKay), Stornoway Castle (PR MacLeod) 14. Medley - Sir Thomas Wardle of Western Australia (Ian Powrie), J F MacKenzie Esq. Of Garrynahine (W Ross), Alistair ‘Bongo’ McNab (Donny Smith) 15. Waltz - Fagail Ghlaschu (R. MacDonald), Mo Mhathair (N. MacLean) 16. Reel - Alex McIntyre Solo Northlands 17. Jigs - Hebridean Jig (arr Donny Smith), Dunacht Head, Drummond Castle 18. Reels - Eight Men of Moidart, Pipers Cave, Back O’ Benachie

Price £12.00 (Free Postage)


SMR171CD

 

Donny & Diane - Simply Traditional

10 Tracks of music played by Donny Smith on 5 Row Button Key Accordion and Diane Mearns on MIDI Piano Accordion. CLICK on links to listen to samples of tracks.

Tunes
1. 4/4 Marches (4.48)
Ladies from Hell (J MacMillan Tait) Jim Barrie (J Shand, MBE) Darrell Waddens (Brenda Stubbert)
2. Waltz (2.58)
Murdo Macleod, Bragar. "Murchadh Doanie" (Donny Smith)
3. Jigs (3.08)
David Ross (Angus Macaulay) Rocking the Baby (Trad) The Rakes of Kildare (Trad)
4. Slow Waltz (3.20)
Dark Island (Iain McLachlan)
5. 2/4 Marches (3.22)
Colin Thomson (PM. R Campbell) Leaving Glen Urquhart (W Macdonald)
6. Irish Waltz (3.50)
Come Back to Ireland (Trad) Boston City (Trad)
7. 6/8 Marches (2.30)
8th Battalion Black Watch at Passchendaele (PM. S Bremner) Wade’s Welcome to Inverness (PM. R Meldrum)
8. Waltz (3.55)
Bonnie Strathyre (Trad) Come by the hills (Trad)
9. Reels (4.13)
Eight Men of Moidart (Trad) Pipers Cave (Trad) Back O’ Benachie (Trad)
10. Finale (4.32)
The West`s Awake (Trad) Carnival is over (Trad)

Price £12.00 (Free Postage)


SMR170CD

 

Donny & Diane play Gaelic, Pipe and Irish Music

14 Tracks of Gaelic, Pipe and Irish traditional music played by Donny Smith on MIDI 5 Row Button Key Accordion and Diane Mearns on MIDI Piano Accordion. CLICK on links to listen to samples of tracks.

Tunes
1. 2/4 Marches - Pipe Major Jim Christie of Wick (A. Harper) The Crags of Stirling (MacKay)
2. Gaelic Waltz - Soiridh Leis Na Fuar Bheann, Eilean Beag Donn A Chuain (D. Morrison), Ho Ro Mo Nighean Donn
3. Jigs - Hebridean Jig (arr Donny Smith), Dunacht Head, Drummond Castle
4. Irish Waltz - The Flower of Sweet Strabane, Old Ardboe, I'll Remember You Love In My Prayers
5. Marches - Mairi's Wedding, Cutting Bracken, Calum's Ceilidh
6. Gaelic Waltz - Fagail Ghlaschu (R. MacDonald), Mo Mhathair (N. MacLean)
7. 2/4 & 6/8 Marches - Royal Scottish Pipers Society (R Campbell), Jim Ritchie's March (Bobby MacLeod)
8. Gaelic Waltz - Fear A Bhata (Jean Finlayson), Maighdeanan na h-airigh, Tha Mo Spiorad Cianail (Ferguson)
9. Highland Schottische - Clan Macquarrie Community Centre (Donny Smith), M'eudail air do shuilean donna
10. Gaelic Waltz - Calum Sgaire (C. MacAulay), Tha Mi Dol Dhachaidh (Peggy Smith), Ho Mhairi
11. 6/8 Marches - Dr J G Hunter of Aultbea (A. Downie), Pipe Major Donald MacLean of Lewis (P.M. D. MacLeod)
12. Gaelic Waltz - Gleann An Fhraoich (M. Morrison), Guma Slan Don Ribhinn Oig, Oran Na Navy, Oigh Loch Na Madadh
13. Irish Jig & Reels - Lilting Banshee, Round The Irish Coast (Donny Smith), The Jolly Beggarman
14. Gaelic Waltz - S'Fhada Bhuam Thar A Chuan (D MacRae), Far An Og Rinn Mi Mireadh (M. Morrison), Tiughainn Leam's Dean Cabhaig (Morrison, Ness), Calum A' Ghlinne

Price £12.00 (Free Postage)

Price £12.00 (Free Postage)

DVD

These DVDs are in the PAL Format


SMR162DVD

 

Donny and Diane's Highland Ceilidh Band - Scenic Scotland with Accordion Sounds

This DVD includes 13 tracks of Traditional Scottish Accordion Music by Donny & Diane's Ceilidh Band. There is beautiful Scottish scenery throughout the whole film. CLICK on links to listen to samples of tracks.

Tunes
1. 4/4 Marches - Captain Cameron, Gallowa Hills 2. Reels - Lass O Gowrie, Alistair of the Den, Kiss Me Quick My Mothers Coming, Highland Donald 3. 6/8 Marches - Murdo MacKenzie of Torridon, Lochiels Welcome to Glasgow 4. Waltz - Katie MacDonald of Skye 5. 2/4 Marches - Roderick B MacDiarmid, Glen Caladh Castle 6. Jigs - Archie Beag, Jean McLean, Paddys Leather Breeches 7. Gaelic Waltzes - S Fhada Bhuam Thar A Chuan, An t-Eilean Mu Thuath, Eilean A Cheo 8. 2/4 & 6/8 Marches - The Marchioness of Tullibardine, Here We Part 9. Medley 4/4 March & 2 Reels - Sweet Maid of Glendaruel, Loch Torridon, The Kiwi 10. 2/4 Marches - Father John MacMillan of Barra, The Man From Uist 11. Irish Waltzes - The Flower of Sweet Strabane, Wild Flower of the Laune 12. 6/8 Marches - Farewell to the Creeks, Thoughts of Bobby MacLeod 13. Ian Crichton Medley - Angus Alexander Meldrum, Master Cameron Mathieson Brown, Rorys Reel

Price £13.00 (Free Postage)

Our Favourite Dances - Donny and Dianes Highland Ceilidh Band - DVD
SMR156DVD
Our Favourite Dances
Donny and Diane's Highland Ceilidh Band

This DVD includes 15 tracks of Traditional Scottish Accordion Music by Donny and Diane's Highland Ceilidh Band. 14 tracks are dances which you can watch and learn, see list below. Profits from the sale of this DVD are being donated to Leukaemia Research . CLICK on links to listen to samples of tracks.

Information on Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Tunes/Dances
1. MEDLEY The Old Wife of the Mill Dust, Duncan MacKay of Halkirk, Stornoway Castle
2. GAY GORDONS Duncan McInnes, Miss Delicia Chisholm
3. POSTIES JIG Paddy O'Rafferty, Walking the Floor, Kenmure's On and Awa', The Glasgow Gaelic Club
4. SOUTHERN ROSE WALTZ A Leisgich Oig, Island of Lewis, The Strathmore Meeting
5. WHITE HEATHER FOXTROT Willie Crawford, Crags of Stirling
6. BLACK MOUNTAIN REEL The Girl I Left Behind Me, Willie Brewed a Peck of Malt, New High Level, Flora Anne McNab, Highland Lassie
7. BREAKAWAY BLUES Fraulein, When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold, Take These Chains
8. EVE THREE-STEP  Redford Cottage, Maids of Kintail
9. VICTORY WALTZ Calum and Ishbel Stewart, Autumn Dream
10. BARN DANCE Seonag Anderson, Alastair and Jessie MacInnes
11. BONNIE DUNDEE Bonnie Dundee, 10th Bn HLI Crossing the Rhine, Cock of the North
12. NEW KILLARNEY WALTZ Waltz for Catherine, Wee Lachie's Tune
13. REEL OF THE 51st DIVISION The Drunken Piper, Babes in the Wood, Greenwood Side, The Drunken Piper
14. BRITTANIA TWO-STEP Murdo and Dolina MacLeod, Seamus MacNeil
15. GAY GORDONS TWO-STEP Battle of Waterloo, Eden Court March

Price £13.00 (Free Postage)


 








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