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Shift & Change
GREENTRAX CDTRAX401 Released February 2019
The new album from Christine Kydd. Includes traditional songs (The Back o’ Reres Hill and Braes o’ Balquhidder), contemporary items by esteemed writers: Alison McMorland (The Rue and Thyme), Michael Marra (Just Another Rolling Stone), Alistair Hulett (Blue Murder) and Violet Jacob / Jim Reid (The Wild Geese and Halloween), plus songs written by Christine herself (This is The News, Comin’ on Strong and Shift and Change). Cover artwork by Kate Downie.
Guest musicians Andy Shanks, Gillian Frame, Innes Watson, Fraser Speirs and Angus Lyon, who also produced the CD, at Gran’s House.

****THE SCOTSMAN - READ MORE

    CD £12


 
GIFT CARD
A limited edition card of album artwork by Kate Downie (only 200 available) and a hand-written wee message from Christine.

    CARD £2.99

CD + GIFT CARD
SPECIAL OFFER: buy both the CD and gift card with a hand-written wee message from Christine.

    CD +GIFT CARD £14.50


 
DARK PEARLS
CULBURNIE CUL115D Released 1999
Christine Kydd with Lorraine Jordan, a perfect context in which to hear Christine’s powerful performances. Dark Pearls is a very natural and creative musical combination highlighting songs from Christine’s solo repertoire. The songs are big ballads and songs from the Lowland Tradition, and a sprinkling are from contemporary writers in the old idiom. Christine’s singing combined with Lorraine’s sensitive and vibrant work is by turns energetic and fun, compelling and emotive. Cover artwork by Trude Blows.

"a beautiful recording, alternately chilling and cheery, well balanced, exquisitely sung and altogether enjoyable." LIVING TRADITION

    CD £12


 
Heading home
FELLSIDE FECD93 Released January 1993
Scottish and American folk song. Christine Kydd (vocals, guitar) with Steafan Hannigan (bouzouki, banjo, uilleann pipes, bodhran, whistles), Fiona Larcombe (fiddle), Mary McLaughlin & Jackie Summers (backing vocals). Produced by Olivia Elliott, Christine Kydd & Steafan Hannigan.


 
Sinsheen - Lift
LIFT-FIRE SCG495 Released 2009
Barbara Dymock and Christine Kydd come together with Michael Marra as producer to make this debut album of songs- a triumph of unison and harmony singing. Barbara Dymock (vocals and percussion), Christine Kydd (vocals and guitar), Michael Marra (piano).


 
CHANTAN - PRIMARY COLOURS
CULBURNIE CUL108D Released 1998
Elspeth Cowie, main vocals, harmony vocals, percussion;
Corrina Hewat, main vocals, harmony vocals, Scottish harp;
Christine Kydd, main vocals, harmony vocals, guitar.


 
JANET RUSSELL & CHRISTINE KYDD - DANCIN’ CHANTIN’
GREENTRAX CDTRAX077 Released 1994
Christine Kydd (vocals, guitar) and Janet Russell (vocals, guitar)
Mairi Campbell (viola, foot percussion), James Mackintosh (percussion), Michel Byrne (vocals), Jim Sutherland (bodhran), Jack Evans (ashbory bass, low whistle).
Producer Jack Evans.


 
JANET RUSSELL & CHRISTINE KYDD
GREENTRAX CDTRAX011 Released 1987
Christine Kydd (vocals, guitar) and Janet Russell (vocals, guitar)
Ron Shaw (cello), Norman Chalmers (concertina).
Producer Peter Haigh.


 
Album Compilations
Scotland the Real (Smithsonian-Folkways)

The Complete Songs of Robert Burns vol 1 (Linn Records)

Scots In The Spanish Civil War – No Pasaran! (Greentrax)

People and Songs of the Sea (Greentrax)

The Complete Songs of Robert Burns vol 11 (Linn Records)

Gentle Giants – A Celebration Of The Clydesdale Horse In Song (Greentrax)

Music and Song of Scotland – A Greentrax Showcase

Celtic Collections vol 2 – Songs of Robert Burns (Linn Records)

Celtic Collections vol 13 – The Music and Song Of Edinburgh (Greentrax)

The Best of Scottish Music vol 1 – The Music and Song of Greentrax

Celtic Collections vol 1 – Songs of Scotland (Greentrax)

The Complete Songs of Robert Burns vol 12 (Linn Records)

Gill Bowman – Perfect Lover

From A Garden of Songs – Songs From The Poetry Of Robert Louis Stevenson (Proper)

The Complete Songs of Robert Burns vol 2 (Linn Records)

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