The Celtic Music Radio Album of the Week commencing Saturday 2 February 2013 is the new CD from Joy
Dunlop entitled “Faileasan” (meaning Reflections).
Joy Dunlop is a singer, stepdancer, broadcaster and tutor and is one of Scotland”s foremost young Gaelic talents.
Her new album Faileasan breathes enchanting new life into the lesser-known Gaelic song treasures of her native Argyll.
‘Faileasan’ is the new collaborative project from Joy Dunlop featuring Joy with Gaelic song & Scottish Step Dance plus Andrew Dunlop (piano), Lorne MacDougall (pipes/whistles), Sorren Maclean (guitar) and Rona Wilkie (fiddle).
Joy Dunlop is a Gaelic singer and step-dancer dancer based in Glasgow. Originally from the West Highlands, her performances showcase Gaelic music and song in a contemporary style that remains true to its roots.
A seasoned performer, Joy has appeared throughout the UK, Europe, Canada, New Zealand and the USA and has performed everywhere from Highland village hall ceilidhs to major international festivals such as Celtic Connections in Glasgow to Celtic Colours in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Purchase “Faileasan” here.
Album of the Week, Sunday 3 February 2.00pm and Monday 4 February at 6.00pm.