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Corban Recordings is proud to present Quattro MacJazz, Scotland`s newest & HOTTEST quartet playing high-octane Dixie/Traditional jazz favourites coupled with the passion & stomp of American negro Gospel songs. Acclaimed for their onstage communication of this great & infectious musical genre, the band welcomes any interest through this website. Hear them offer their stuff on YouTube

Scotland`s newest & most exciting jazz quartet "Quattro MacJazz" presents a lively selection of tunes, recorded live at the legendary Glasgow Jazz venue, Whitecraigs Tennis Club. With Forrie Cairns on clarinet, Alastair McDonald banjo & vocals, Lennie Herd trumpet & Roy Percy playing bass, the combo celebrated in fine style the return of Forrie to his first jazz residency.
Titles: Hindustan:Monochrome:Old Time Religion*:Jazz Me Blues:I Found a New Baby :Take This Hammer*:Just a Closer Walk With Thee*:Simple Song of Freedom*:Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave to Me*:Willie the Weeper:Chesapeake Bay*:Bugle Boy March:Yellow Dog Blues:Louisian-i-ay*. *Vocals.

The GLASGOW GOSPEL written by Scottish actor & broadcaster Jamie Stuart is a new Collie Productions DVD presentation of the birth, Life, teaching, betrayal, execution & RESURRECTION of Jesus of Nazareth, told in the Glasgow vernacular. Featuring leading Scots actors & personalities - Paul Young, Tony Roper, John Cairney, Peter Morrison, Eileen McCallum & many more including of course, the author himself together with music & song presented by folksinger & broadcaster Alastair McDonald. This highly inventive presentation is shot on location in & around Glasgow & includes some of the city`s most unique architectural delights & is available through our Amazon Store:- http://amzn.to/1WNyBR7

Scotland`s newest & most exciting jazz quartet "Quattro MacJazz" (aka The Scottish Jazz Quartet/SJQ) take to the road across the island of Arran, thrilling audiences at Brodick, Whiting Bay & Shiskine with a dazzling onstage presentation of Dixie Jazz. Since the 50/60s upsurging interest in traditional jazz, Arran has been the choice location for jazz fans enjoying their favourite music in the beautiful "Scotland in miniature" setting.  With Forrie Cairns on clarinet, Alastair McDonald banjo & vocals, Lennie Herd trumpet & Roy Percy playing bass, the combo socked it to them with all the energy & flair for which they are now known (see reviews for Bute Jazz Festival 2009). Titles: Bourbon St Parade/ Midnight Special*/ Wolverine Blues/ Feeling Too-Good-Today Blues*/ Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams/ At the Georgia Camp Meeting/ Bill Bailey Won`t You Please Come Home*/ Dans la Rue D`Antibes/ Chimes Blues/ Old Rugged Cross*/ Wayfaring Stranger*/ African Queen. *Vocals.
PLUS bonus track Galway Bay featuring Forrie on clarinet.

CBNCD040 SONGS OF MY HOME A superb collection of Scottish songs from European singing star Richard Morrison.
Land of the Eagle: Of a’ the Airts: Bonnie Mary o’ Argyll: Gin I Were a Baron’s Heir: My Love's Like a Red, Red Rose: Ae Fond Kiss: Annie Laurie: Rowan Tree: Bonnie Earl o’ Moray: Culloden's Harvest: Dark Lochnagar: Auld lang Syne

CBNC(D) 025 SOME ENCHANTED EVENING (CD/MC)  An enchanted evening, indeed, in the company of talented baritone Peter Morrison. Superb concert interpretations of such timeless classics as The Floral Dance: Because (God Made Thee Mine):There Was a Lad: Some Enchanted Evening Moiré my Girl: Lass o` Ballochmyle: Sorrento: Yeomen of England: O` a` the Airts: Star o` the County Down: Ae Fond Kiss: Granada: A Man’s a Man (Honest Poverty): Anthem (show-stopper from “CHESS”)

CBNCD 006   SONGS of SCOTLAND    Peter Morrison & Alastair McDonald (CD) Bonnie Dundee :Braes o` Killiecrankie :Rory Murphy (Piper o` Dumbarton) :Eriskay Love Song :Scotland Yet :Amazing Grace :Rothesay O :Hie Johnny Cope :My Love is Like a Red, Red Rose - Corn Rigs Willie Brew`d a Peck o` Maut :Holy Willie’s Prayer : Deil`s Awa` :Turn Ye to Me :Dumbarton’s Drums :The Thistle of Scotland :Aitken Drum :Rothesay Bay  Wee Herries / I Sent Her for Breid :Bonnie Gallawa` :Mairi`s Wedding

CBNCD033  HAMILTON`S OTHER COUNTRY Country music star George Hamilton IV presents a 15 track CD  tribute to his Scottish heritage  Rose of Allendale Come by the Hills: Dumbarton’s Drums :Wallace (Knight of Elderslie) :Loch Lomond: Flower of Scotland : Farewell to Nova Scotia : Wild Mountain Thyme : Maids of New England: Culloden’s Harvest : Coulter’s Candy : Amazing Grace : Livingston (Lad from Blantyre Mill)  Lament for Mary (Queen of Scots) : Dark Loch na Gar

CBNCD 034 THE PETER MORRISON COLLECTION  Another fine offering from Scotland’s premiersinging star. Highland Cathedral: I Won’t Send Roses: There’s a Coach Comin` In: Begin the Beguine: Girls Were Made to Love & Kiss: Danny Boy: The Sunshine of Your Smile: The Laird o` Cockpen: Losin` My Specs` (incl Dae Ye Mind Lang Syne) :Bonnie Mary o` Argyll: If Ever I Would Leave You: Lucky Old Sun: At the Balalaika: My Heart & I: This Nearly Was Mine

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CBNCD 035 I DEARLY LIKE THE WEST  Alastair McDonald - Special guest Peter Morrison* & featuring Robert Urquhart Of a` the Airts/Mingualy Rowing Song: Goin` Doon the Watter: Fiunary Farewell: Saltcoats (at the Fair): Fear a Bhata *: The Singers: Para Handy`s Piper (Story told by Robert Urquhart): Highland Cathedral: These Were my Mountains: Come Along (Tiugeann Leum): Caller O`u: Portree Kid: Faili Oro: Welcome to the Isles: My Bonny Moorhen: Big Aggie`s Ludging` Hoose: Home to Islay: Rose o` Glencoe (Lord Reoch)

CBNCD 026 DIXIELAND FLING A high level gathering of Scottish stompers playing a generous helping of Dixieland favourites  That Da-da Strain: Blues my Naughty Sweetie: Lord, Lord, Lord: Odd Sox Blues: Struttin` With Some Barbecue: Haggis & Ham: Valley of the Shadow: Jimbo`s Blues: Clyde Cakewalk: San Francisco Bay: Ory`s Creole Trombone: Ballin` the Jack: Big Butter & Egg Man: Gloryland: Dippermouth Blues: Old Time Religion*: Higher Ground: Will the Circle be Unbroken: Sweet Georgia Brown: Wild West Show
* With Forrie Cairns

  Jazz band Ball: Chesapeake Bay: Strathpeffer Stomp: Cane on the Brazos*: Ole Miss` Rag: Down by the Riverside: Crazy Bucket: Louisian-i-ay: Streets of the City (Clyde River Valley): Leaning (Everlasting Arms): Marchin` Through Georgia: Ice Cream: Battle Hymn of the Republic: Simple Song of Freedom**: The Albatross: Closer Walk With Thee: Maryland: Frankie & Johnnie: Scotland the Brave
*With Peggy o`Keefe ** With Forrie Cairns

 e-mail contact: macjazz@live.co.uk


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