Hail Caledonia: Scotland in Music

Hail Caledonia: Scotland in Music

ARIADNE 5014 (SOMM Recordings, CD)

FIRST RELEASE (7 January 2022)

Playing time: 79'32"
Tracks: 20
Booklet pages: 16
℗ 2021 SOMM Recordings
© 2021 SOMM Recordings
Main country of recording: United Kingdom
Country of manufacture: European Union
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Hail Caledonia: Scotland in Music published on 18 January 2022

City of Glasgow Philharmonic Orchestra
Iain Sutherland, conductor
City of Glasgow Pipe Band (tracks 1 and 18)
City of Glasgow Chorus (track 18)
David Wotherspoon, pipes (track 19)
Iain McDonald, pipes (track 20)

Arranged by Iain Sutherland (born 1936):
1 The Black Bear Salute

Robert Docker (1918-92):

2 Abbey Craig (Scots Wha Hae)

Ernest Tomlinson (1924-2015):

3 Cumberland Square (My love she's but a lassie yet/Cock o' the North)

Eric Coates (1886-1957):

4 Elizabeth of Glamis (Springtime in Angus)

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47):

5 Scherzo (Symphony No 3, 'Scottish')

Arthur Blake (1925-94):

6 Take the High Road Theme

Hamish McCunn (1868-1916) arranged by Iain Sutherland:

7 Sutherland's Law Theme (Land of the Mountain and the Flood)

Robert Docker:

8 Faery Dance Reel

Iain Sutherland:

Three Scottish Castles
9 Stirling Castle: Gateway to the Highlands
10 Dunvegan Castle, Isle of Skye
11 Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street

Alexander McKenzie (1847-1935):

12 Benedictus

Granville Bantock (1868-1946):

13 Kishmul's Galley

Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006):

Four Scottish Dances
14 Strathspey
15 Reel
16 Hebrides
17 Highland Fling

Roy Williamson (1936-90), arranged by Iain Sutherland:

18 Flower of Scotland

Traditional, arranged by Iain Sutherland:

19 Amazing Grace

Ian Whyte (1901-60):

20 Devil's Finale/Reel o' Tulloch (Donald of the Burthens)

Recorded live in 1995 and 1996 at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, UK