Chorda

Chorda-1983

 


This selection comprises tracks recorded in the 1970s by Kenny Hadden. Concertina is played by Norman Chalmers.

The Bob o’ the Fettercairn

Clean Pease Strae

Seaforth Highlanders


Recordings made around 1983. The group (as featured in the photograph) comprised:

  • Hamish Moore – Scottish smallpipes.
  • Ian Hardie – fiddle and vocals.
  • Rod Paterson – guitar, mandola and vocals.
  • John Croall – bodhran, whistle and vocals.

This line-up was only together for about a year before Rod left to work with the Easy Club. They were then joined by Donald McDougal and continued to perform as Chorda for another couple of years.

Braes o’ Gleniffer

Eyemouth Fishing Disaster

The Merchant’s Son

The Rock and the Wee Pickle Tow / Campbletown Kilties’ Ball / The Train Journey North / Troy’s Wedding