iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from The Strathspey King by James Scott Skinner, download iTunes now.

Do you already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

The Strathspey King

Open iTunes to preview, buy and download music.

Album Review

These extraordinary recordings link us with a style first formed about 150 years ago, and a musical idiom not just dead but unjustly forgotten.

Biography

Born: 05 August 1843

Genre: Singer/Songwriter

Years Active:

James Scott Skinner had a profound effect on the evolution of Scottish music. A master fiddler, Skinner wrote more than 600 compositions including "The Laird of Drumblair," which fiddler Tommy Peoples covered on the Bothy Band's self-titled debut album in 1975. Although trained in classical violin, Skinner devoted most of his life to preserving and building on the folk traditions of Scotland. A native of Banchory, Scotland, Skinner was the son of a gardener who died when he was 18 months old. Although...
Full bio
The Strathspey King, James Scott Skinner
View in iTunes

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.

Influenced by this Artist

Contemporaries