Saturday, March 26, 2011

Carl Peterson's book is now an ebook!

Now's the Day and Now's the Hour by Carl Peterson is now available as an eBook from:

Barnes & Noble Nookbooks

Amazon for Kindle

Sony Reader Store

iBooks available on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch and on your computer with iTunes.



Thursday, March 24, 2011

Now's the Day on Kindle

Now's the Day and Now's the Hour the book by Carl Peterson, is now available on Amazon for your Kindle.

Book available Here

This book examines the role of Scotland at the Alamo and in Texas history. A unique combination of history and music that connects the spirit and background of the Alamo defenders to Scotland. Also contains melody, lyrics and historical notes on all the songs from the CD Scotland Remembers the Alamo. The double CD is also available on Amazon.

Double CD Here


Thursday, March 17, 2011

Happy St Patrick's Day!

As we celebrate the Patron Saint of Ireland, we give to you this old Celtic blessing:

May the blessing of light be on you—
light without and light within.
May the blessed sunlight shine on you
and warm your heart
till it glows like a great peat fire.



Sunday, March 13, 2011

A Couple more Fairy Songs

There were some technical difficulties this week, but we managed to get them sorted out. This is a picture of our current setup.

On Saturday we recorded:
  • Fairy's Love Song (also called "Tha Mi Sgith") - an old Gaelic song
  • The Fairies - poem by William Allingham, tune: C. Peterson


Saturday, March 12, 2011

Sale Ends Soon!

To celebrate St David's Day (March 1) and St Patrick's Day (March 17) all customers receive 15% off your entire order (excluding shipping).

Hurry! This sale ends March 17, 2011!


Tuesday, March 1, 2011

More Faerie Songs

Faery, Faerie, Fairy?

This past Saturday we did more recording on three songs:
  • The Fairy Fiddler
  • The Fairy Boy
  • The Elfin Knight

And started two new songs. It was a very productive day!
  • Tam Lin (Child #39)
  • Queen of Elfin's Nurse (Child #40, tune: Dainty Davie and C. Peterson)