Bold

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Bold features a mix of Shetland traditional tunes, original pieces by MacDonald and a few other rather more unfamiliar tunes. Besides her solo work and her time spent with Blazin' Fiddles, MacDonald is active in a trio with bassist Conrad Ivitsky (also a member of Shooglenifty) and pianist David Milligan. She previously toured with accordion player Ian Lowthian, who contributed several tunes to this album, and participated in String Sisters with Liz Carroll, Liz Knowles, Annbjorg Lien, Natalie MacMaster and Mairead ni Mhaonaigh Joining Catriona on the album are David Milligan (piano), Conrad Ivitsky (double bass), Ian Lowthian (accordion), Iver Kleive church organ), James Mackintosh (drums and percussion) and Tony McManus(guitar). “Shetland fiddle playing of the highest pedigree" Folk Roots 1. Andy's Saltire, Maggie's Pancakes 2. Shetland Reels (Three Drunken Fiddlers, Muckla Skerry A' Three, Robbie Tamson's Smiddy) 3. Michael's Mazurka 4. The Shetland Fiddle Diva, Purfy 5. Eilidh's Trip In Germany, The Monday Morning Reel, Land Ta Lea 6. The Tuddal Troll 7. Freddie's Tune 8. Return To Stewartry, Slanttigart, Tame Her When Da Snaw Comes 9. The Lost Ponytail, Dennis' Tune 10. Da Silver Bow, The Joy Of It