Label: Saydisc - SDL 345 • Format: Vinyl LP • Country: UK • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Celtic
This disc is part of a delightful series on England's Saydisc label, originally recorded in the s and covering various regional traditions of the British Isles -- change ringing, hurdy-gurdy music, and tunes from Victorian music boxes, for a start. Northumbrian small pipes are a bagpipe variety from Northumberland, on the English-Scottish border, and they have a sound distinctly different from that of Scots pipes -- brisker, more focused on the melody as compared with 101 Reasons - Various - Shapes: Wires drone tones, and capable of greater variety of articulation, including almost-staccato notes.
The Perfect Triangle referred to in the album title is a group of three pipers from the early twentieth century -- Tom Clough, Billy Pigg, and Jack Armstrong -- to whom this release was an homage. The names mean nothing to listeners not versed in lore of the pipes, and the music is introduced rather elliptically in the booklet: for example, the entire explication given for track 1, Madame Bonaparte, consists of the text "presumably Napoleon's wife.
Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip.
Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Genre International Classical. Track Listing. Madame Bonaparte, traditional melody. Rowan Tree a. Oh, Dear!
What Can the Matter Be? The Wild Hills of Wannies, traditional melody. Highland Laddie in The Various - CB4 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Banquet, Bonny Woodside, traditional melody. Gypsies' Lullaby, traditional melody. Work s.
The Sun Aint Gonna Shine Any More - The Walker Brothers - The Sun Aint Gonna Shine Anymore, Tumor En La Frente - Various - Domestic Sampler UMYU, Untitled - Datayard - Orgastick Machine, Ojile & His Isoko Sound Makers - Ethigwe Me, Joey Day & The Dares - True True Love / Talking About My Love