CDs Pipes, Drums and a Glasgow Girl ~ Joann Gilmartin
Sings With Strathclyde Police Pipe Band
A quasi-classical collection of traditional Scottish and Irish ballads. Also includes a premiere recording of John Allan's new song, "Scotland".
TRACKS : Tiree Love Song, My Love's In Germany, He Moved Thru' The Fair, My Heart Is Sair, The Rose Of Allendale, Ned Of The Hill, Bonnie Mary O' Argyle, Scotland, To A Blackbird, The Fields Of Athenry, The Cauld Blast, Red, Red Rose, Tiree Love Song
Celt in California
A mixture of Celtic and modern songs
Tracks : L.A., The Sculptor, Head Over Feet,A Soft Place to Fall, In The Arms of An Angel, Farewell to Caledonia, The Dark Island, Blue Bells of Scotland, Bonnie Scotland
Tracks : Rantin' Rovin' Robin; Ae Fond Kiss; My Luv Is Like A Red, Red Rose; Ye Banks and Braes; O' A' The Airts; John Anderson, My Jo; A Man's A Man; Ay Waulkin O'; Killiecrankie; A Parcel O' Rogues; Scots Wha Hae; The Cauld Blast; Auld Lang Syne.
An a cappella collection of Classical and Celtic music.
Tracks : Amazing Grace, Panis Angelicus, Where'er You Walk, Ave Maria (Franz Schubert), Carrigfergus, The Land O' The Leal, In The Arms of An Angel, The 23rd Psalm (sung in Hebrew)
Click on play for sound samples from Favourite Burns Songs Vol .1 printed in green.
Click on play for sound samples from Amazing Grace printed in green.
"Burns An' A' That"- Joann teams up with Len Murray.
This recording brings together two dear friends who have shared a love of Scotland's Bard since childhood. Len is regarded as one of the world's finest Burns Speakers and enjoys the coveted distinction of having proposed the Immortal Memory on every continent. He holds the prestigious position of Dean of the Guild of Robert Burns Speakers. In addition, he's also a distinguished writer and the text for this CD originated from his pen. "Burns An' A' That" transports the listener back over 200 years through word and music to the life and turbulent times in Scotland that Burns lived in.
Scots Wha' Hae
A recording of traditional Scottish songs.
Tracks : The Braes O' Killiecrankie, Dumbarton's Drums, Bonnie Dundee, Afton Water, MacPherson's Rant, I Will Go, The Bonnie Lass O' Fyvie, Annie Laurie,Marie's Weddin' , Ae Fond Kiss, Scots Wha' Hae
A collection of Christmas songs. The arrangements featured are based on
the European versions of these holiday favorites.
Tracks : O Little Town of Bethlehem, The First Noel, He Shall
Feed His Flock, Recitative and Aria from G.F. Handel’s “Messiah”,
Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful), Along the Little Road to
Bethlehem, It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Away In a Manger,
The Lord Bless Thee and Keep Thee, Still the Night (Stille Nacht),
O Holy Night
DVDs Recorded live in California
In 1882 the Burgh of Govan Police Pipe Band was the first pipe band to be formed outwith the ranks of the Military. 1912 saw Govan Burgh annexed by Glasgow and the Band became the City of Glasgow Police Pipe Band. 1975 brought local government re-organisation and the Band took its current name of Strathclyde Police Pipe Band. Since 1920, the Band has won 21 World Championship titles including the six successive year wins between 1981-86 ; a record that remains unbeaten to date. This is the first time Strathclyde Police Pipe Band have recorded with a solo artist. For info on the Band please click here.
Tracks : Highland Cathedral, Scotland the Brave, Scots Wha Hae, Bonnie Dundee, Amazing Grace, Gin I Were a Baron’s Heir, 23rd Psalm/By Cool Siloam/The Day Thou Givest Lord, Sailing
Still The Night
Click on play for sound samples from Celt In California printed in green.
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Favourite Burns Songs Vol.1
A collection of some of Joann and her family's personal favorites by Scotland's national Bard.
Tracks : Ae Fond Kiss, O Willie Brewed A Peck O' Maut, The De'il's Awa' Wi' The Exciseman, Mary Morison, John Anderson My Jo, To A Blackbird, Charlie He's My Darlin', Duncan Gray, Afton Water, The Cauld Blast,Ca' The Yowes, Lament O' Mary Queen O' Scots, O Whistle An' I'll Come Tae Ye, There Was A Lad Was Born In Kyle
Click on play for sound samples from Still The Night printed in green.
Click on play for sound samples from Scots Wha' Hae printed in green.