Leaving St. Kilda - The Tannahill Weavers
Track Listing
  1. Good Drying Set
  2. Hieland Harry
  3. The Rigs o' Rye
  4. The Athol Gathering
  5. St. Kilda Set
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  1. Good Drying Set
  2. Hieland Harry
  3. The Rigs o' Rye
  4. The Athol Gathering
  5. St. Kilda Set
  6. The Shearin's No for You
  7. The Three Healths
  8. Crann Tara Set
  9. The Wars o' Germany
  10. Islay Charms Set
  11. Last May a Braw Wooer
  12. Fareweel You Silver Darlin's
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The Tannahill Weavers have never really made a weak album, and this one is far from weak, but their best albums all have one or two moments of emotional and musical transcendence, and there are not any such moments on Leaving St. Kilda. As usual, the songs are more exciting than the instrumental sets, which are generally dominated by the sound of the highland pipes and get to be just a bit much by the third or fourth tune in the set (though the gorgeous "St. Kilda Set" is a notable exception on this album). Leaving St. ...

Leaving St. Kilda 1996, Green Linnet

UPC: 048248117623

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