Carriages at Midnight is Chris Duncan and Catherine Strutt's first recording specifically for Scottish dance and demonstration. It contains a selection of their favourite tunes and dances, all recorded with their distinct dance music style and arrangement. 

The demonstration sets included in this recording are designed to facilitate a continuous flow of music and dance. The tunes selected can be used for any suitable dances.

Listen to sample tracks here, or head back to the homepage to purchase Carriages at Midnight for your club. 


The Inimitable Derek

8x32 bar Reel

The Woody Woodpecker (D Ridley)
Mrs Forbes Leith (JS Skinner)
Kohler’s Hornpipe

The Inimitable Derek.mp3

The Nurseryman

8x32 bar Jig

Miss McPherson Grant’s Jig – of Ballindalloch
(W Marshall)
Miss Stewart’s Jig – of Bombay (W Marshall)
Loch of Lumgair (CF Sherrit)

The Nurseryman.mp3

Anna Holden's Strathspey

6x32 bar Strathspey

The 60th Summer School (M Johnstone)
Ach! The Director (M Johnstone)
La Passeggiata (M Johnstone)
Mrs Agnes Watt (L Ross)
Lewis J McLeod (D White)

Anna Holden's Strathspey.mp3

Catch The Wind

8x32 bar Hornpipe

Flirtation Hornpipe
Miss Thompson’s Hornpipe
Fat Mountain (R Barenberg)

Catch the Wind.mp3

The Trysting Place

8x32 bar Strathspey

The Duchess of Gordon’s New Strathspey
(R Mackintosh)
Master Francis Sitwell (Nathaniel Gow)
Cropie’s Strathspey
McLaughlin’s Strathspey (A Fraser)

The Trysting Place.mp3

The New Rigged Ship

8x48 bar Jig

Miss Finlay’s Delight (Neil Gow)
Miss Gordon of Park (W Marshall)
The Marchioness of Huntly’s Jig (W Marshall)
Mrs Oswald of Auchincruive’s Favourite Reel
(R Mackintosh)

The New Rigged Ship.mp3

Alasdair's Reels

8x32 bar Reel

Culburnie Cottage (A Fraser)
Tommy’s Tarbukas (A Fraser)
Skye Barbecue (A Fraser)

Alasdair's Reels.mp3

The Elusive Muse

3x32 bar Jig

Calliope House (D Richardson)
Macarthur Road (D Richardson)
Calliope House (D Richardson)

The Elusive Muse.mp3

Dr Neil S. MacLeod

8x32 bar Strathspey

Dr Neil S. MacLeod (A Fraser)
Miss Douglas’s Strathspey (R Mackintosh)
Mrs Stewart Nicholson (Nathaniel Gow)
Ballochmyle Brig

Dr Neil S. MacLeod.mp3

Auld Lang Syne and Polka

Auld Lang Syne
Andy Broun’s Reel (A Bain)

Auld Lang Syne and Polka.mp3

Demonstration set 1

Starlight Reel 3x32, Waverly 3x48, Mrs Milne of Kineff 2x32, Sleepy Maggie 3x32, MacDonald of the Isles 3x32, Petronella 3x32

Allie Croker
Miss Agnes Ritchie (D Cunningham snr)
Islay Rant (C McKerron)
The Lawland Lads think they are Fine (Surenne)
Lady Elizabeth Cole’s Reel (R Mackintosh)
Angus and Emily MacDonald’s trip to San Francisco (A Fraser)
Auld Toon o’ Ayr
Rob Roy MacGregor
Sleepy Maggie
JB Reel (JM Henderson)
TheSmith’s a Gallant Fireman
The Marquis of Huntly’s Strathspey (W Marshall)
Earl Grey
Petronella (Nathaniel Gow)
Fleur de Mandragore (M Bordelaeu)


Demonstration set 2

Duke of Atholl’s Reel 2x32, The Laird of Atherton 2x32, General Stuart’s Reel 3x32

The Atholl Highlanders
Purfy (B Finnegan)
The Laird of Atherton (A Fraser)
Pamela Rose Grant (A Fraser)
The Stuart’s Rant
The Grand Antiquity