Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 1:02
2 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: I Am a Son of Mars
Tich Frier 2:10
3 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:17
4 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: I Once Was a Maid
Mairi MacInnes 4:01
5 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:20
6 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Sir Wisdom's a Fool
Tich Frier 1:07
7 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:21
8 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: A Highland Lad My Love Was Born
Mairi MacInnes 3:01
9 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:28
10 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Let Me Ryke Up To Dight That Tear
Rod Paterson 1:47
11 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:37
12 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: My Bonie Lass
Ian Bruce 1:39
13 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:52
14 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: I Am a Bard
Ian Bruce 2:51
15 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: Recitation
Fred Freeman 0:29
16 Life & Liberty - A Cantata: See the Smoking Bowl
Rod Paterson 2:32
17 It's Up Wi the Souters O Selkirk
Ross Kennedy 1:41
18 You're Welcome to Despots, Dumourier
Steve Byrne 1:23
19 Again Rejoicing Nature Sees
Gordon Kelly 2:30
20 Adieu!
Jim Reid 2:15
21 Orthodox, Orthodox
Kirsten Easdale 3:22
22 O Wat Ye Wha That Lo'es Me
Gordon Kelly 3:34
23 O Bonie Was Yon Rosy Brier / O Lovely Polly Stewart
John Nichol 2:37
24 Farewell Thou Stream
Steve Byrne 2:26
25 The Auld Man's Mare's Dead / What Will I Do Gin My Hoggie Die?
Christine Kydd 2:59
26 Now Spring Has Clad
Gordon Kelly 2:59
27 There Was a Bonie Lass / Does Haughty Gaul Invasion Threat?
John Nichol 2:31
28 Go On Sweet Bird
Christine Kydd 3:09
29 Dire Was the Hate
Wendy Weatherby 2:07
30 O Sing a New Song
Janet Russell 3:46
31 O How Shall I Unskilfu' Try
Rod Paterson 3:40
32 Ah Chloris Since It May Not Be / O My Luve's Like a Red, Red Rose (Part Original Version)
Tich Frier 1:50

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Ben Edom (acoustic fingerstyle guitarist) (track 23)
fiddle:
Alistair McCulloch (track 17)
fiddle and viola:
John Martin (Scottish folk fiddler/violist) (track 22)
octave mandolin:
John Morran (track 23)
bodhrán and bouzouki:
Marc Duff (track 29)
bodhrán and whistle:
Marc Duff (track 23)
bouzouki:
Malcolm Stitt (tracks 29, 32)
Steve Byrne (scottish folksinger) (track 24)
button accordion:
Leo McCann (track 24)
mandolin:
Dagger Gordon (track 30)
Ewan MacPherson (track 32)
Tony McManus (track 19)
whistle:
Marc Duff (track 17)
flute:
Edward McGuire (track 30)
guitar:
Frank McLaughlin (tracks 22, 31)
Tony McManus (track 26)
Findlay Napier (track 22)
Malcolm Stitt (tracks 23, 27)
Ross Kennedy (UK-based musician) (track 17)
harmonica:
Fraser Speirs (Scottish harmonica player) (track 31)
cittern:
Aaron Jones (track 17)
Chris Wright (Singer/songwriter from Hartlepool, UK) (track 27)
double bass:
Ewen Vernal (track 27)
percussion:
Davy Cattanach (track 32)
accordion:
Sandy Brechin (tracks 2, 6, 10, 16, 21)
Gregor Lowrey (accordionist) (tracks 12, 14)
Ian Lowthian (tracks 4, 8, 12, 14, 21, 25, 28, 30)
Angus Lyon (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 14, 16, 19, 24–26, 28)
lead vocals:
Ian Bruce (Scottish folk artist) (tracks 12, 14)
Steve Byrne (scottish folksinger) (tracks 18, 24)
Kirsten Easdale (track 21)
Gordon Kelly (tracks 19, 22, 26)
Ross Kennedy (UK-based musician) (track 17)
Christine Kydd (tracks 25, 28)
Mairi MacInnes (tracks 4, 8)
John Nichol (tracks 23, 27)
Rod Paterson (tracks 10, 16, 31)
Jim Reid (Scottish folk performer of Robert Burns' work) (track 20)
Janet Russell (track 30)
Tich Frier (tracks 2, 6, 32)
Wendy Weatherby (track 29)
spoken vocals:
Fred Freeman (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15)