Celtic Dialogue is an appropriate title for this entirely instrumental CD, which finds fiddle player Laura Risk forming a duo with pianist Jacqueline Schwab at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in Troy, NY in April, 1998. The two enjoy a strong dialogue, and they turn their attention to traditional Celtic songs - most of which are Scottish songs from the 18th century
presents both artists at their ground-breaking best, very traditional yet compositionally elegant and provocatively improvisational. Equal parts classical chamber set and wild Celtic ceilidh," (Scott Alarik, WBUR, Boston) Recently, Grammy-winning filmmaker Ken Burns used selections from Celtic Dialogue in the soundtrack to his PBS series The National Parks: America's Best Idea. In 1997, hammered dulcimer virtuoso Ken Kolodner invited Laura and guitarist Robin Bullock to join him for a week of recording at the acoustically magnificent Troy Savings Bank Music. Laura released her latest solo recording, 2000 Miles, in 2004. The album finds Laura joining forces with some of Quebec's hottest traditional and jazz musicians: Eric Beaudry (La Bottine Souriante, De Temps Antan) on guitar, Rachel.
Laura Risk is a California-born violinist. She specializes in performing and teaching the diverse fiddle repertoire of Scotland and Quebec. Risk performs both solo and in collaboration with such artists as Sandy Silva, Ken Kolodner, and Paddy League. She has been part of the band Cordelia's Dad. In addition to performing, Risk was a music instructor at Wellesley College. Journey Begun, Laura Risk and Athena Tergis (Culburnie 105) with Steve Baughman (guitar), Peter Maund (percussion), Pat Klobas (bass); produced by Alasdair Fraser. Spine, Cordelia's Dad (Appleseed 1023) with Tim Eriksen (vocals, guitar), Cath Oss (vocals, lap dulcimer and accordion) Peter Irvine (vocals and percussion); produced by Steve Albini. Host of the Air: Contemporary Music for Scottish Country Dancing with Susie Petrov (accordion), James Gray (piano). Recordings produced by Laura Risk.
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Download Triptych by Laura Risk, Kieran Jordan & Paddy League on the independent record store by musicians for musicians. Triptych is a vivacious three-part ensemble featuring fiddler Laura Risk, ist/vocalist Paddy League, and dancer Kieran Jordan. This remarkable trio delivers elegant and soulful renderings of traditional music and step dance, from Irish, Scottish, and French-Canadian traditions.
CD 1. Anonymous, Trinity College Dublin MS 79 Composer. Zan McLeod Guitar, Ken Kolodner Dulcimer (Hammer), Roger Landes Bouzouki, Carol Thompson Harp (Celtic), Robin Bullock Guitar, Custer LaRue Soprano, Laura Risk Fiddle, Kim Robertson Harp (Celtic), John Whelan Accordion, Connie Dover Vocals. 13. Lament for Owen Rua.
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|1||Up Tails A'||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||3:51|
|2||My Nanny O||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||4:46|
|3||A Wife of My Ain Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||2:46|
|4||She's the Sweetest When She's Naked Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||2:52|
|5||Dusty Miller Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||2:40|
|6||Johnnie Faa Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||4:21|
|7||The Collier's Daughter Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||3:27|
|8||Rodaidh Dona Górach Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||5:23|
|9||The Highlander's Farewell Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||2:03|
|10||Lady Jean Lindsay's Minuet Daniel Dow||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||2:36|
|11||Johnnie Cope Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||4:55|
|12||Gowd on Your Gartens, Marion Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||5:14|
|13||Minuet in A||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||2:54|
|14||Welcome Home, My Dearie Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||1:42|
|15||Miss Carmichael's Minuet Traditional||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||4:09|
|16||Cumha Na Cloinne||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||3:33|
|17||Old Sir Symon the King||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||5:00|
|18||Through the Wood, Laddie||Laura Risk feat: Jacqueline Schwab||4:48|
CreditsCraig D. Dory - Engineer
Daniel Dow - Composer
David Johnson - Liner Notes
Joseph F. Korgie - Editing, Engineer
Brian M. Levine - Executive Producer
Ronn McFarlane - Producer
Brian C. Peters - Editing
Laura Risk - Arranger, Fiddle, Primary Artist, Producer
Jacqueline Schwab - Arranger, Guest Artist, Performer, Piano, Primary Artist
Traditional - Composer