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The Apple Tree and the Finch (EP)

by Cumhachd

1. The Apple Tree and the Finch

2. Unshakeable

3. Kure Beach

4. Neon Coal

5. Search for Within

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Coniunctio (2019 LP)

by Cumhachd

1. Drop of Water. Lyrics by Ealasaid N. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

2. Sartenejan Shadows ft. Córsa. Lyrics by Córsa, Ealasaid N. and M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

3. Rufus. Lyrics by Cumhachd. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

4. New England Sonnet ft. Córsa. Lyrics by Ealasaid N., Córsa and M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

5. We Danced It Out. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

6. Life is Never Certain ft. Córsa. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis, Córsa and Ealasaid N.

7. You Hear ft. Córsa. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

8. Behind You. Lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

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Prima Donna (2019 LP)

by Cumhachd

1. Prima Donna. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by Cumhachd.

2. Rhapsody on a Windy Night. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Based on the poem by T.S. Eliot.

3. Desire. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by Cumhachd.

4. Lune de Miel. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Based on the poem by T.S. Eliot.

5. Cafe Morgano. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Translation from the Italian poem by Franscesco Cangiullo (1884-1977), by Cumhachd.

6. Petrarch in Black. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Italian sonnet by Cumhachd.

7. Swans Reflecting Elephants. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by Cumhachd. Based on the S. Dali painting.

8. Seize the Moment. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by Cumhachd.

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Vox to Captain

by Cumhachd

Copyright ©2019 by Cumhachd Music. All Rights Reserved.

Track 1: Vox to Captain. Musical arrangement and lyrics by Cumhachd.

Track 2: Electric Flamingo. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by Cumhachd.

Track 3: Botscat. Musical arrangement and lyrics by Cumhachd.

Track 4: Thumpa. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by Cumhachd.

Track 5: All She Needed. musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics by C.E. McCrillis and Cumhachd.

Track 6: The Quantized Field. Musical arrangement and lyrics by Cumhachd.

Track 7: Morag. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Gàidhlig lyrics and English translation from the Ortha nan Gàidheal.

Track 8: Reach Higher. Musical arrangement and lyrics by Cumhachd.

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Corrections (EP)

by Cumhachd

©2019 by Cumhachd. All Rights Reserved. *This EP is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to any person, living or dead, is purely coincidental*

Track 1: Details of the Crime

Track 2: Gordian Knot

Track 3: 10-41

Track 4: Main to Satellite

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The Chisel (EP)

by Cumhachd

1. The Chisel. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical Arrangement by Cumhachd.

2. She Walks Alone. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical Arrangement by Cumhachd. Female vocals by Aldiota.

3. Blasphemy. Lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

4. Nachdenken. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

5. We Held on Tight. Lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

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Atlas Speaks Gàidhlig (EP)

by Cumhachd

1. Atlas Speaks Gàidhlig. Lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

2. Catalina Wine Mixer. Lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Female vocals by E. Nicniallghuis.

3. Èist ri Ceartas. Lyrics from the Book of Psalms. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

4. Thomas Rhymer. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Lyrics traditional and by Cumhachd.

5. Dè Ceàrr. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

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Under a Northern Star (EP)

by Cumhachd

1. Reap Your Same. Original lyrics and music by Cumhachd.

2. Fionnghuala. Trad. lyrics in Gàidhlig. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Sung by E. NicNiallghuis.

3. Under a Northern Star. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

4. When She Laughs. Musical arrangement and original lyrics by Cumhachd.

5. Nautical Dawn. Original lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

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Poetry However (2018)

by Cumhachd

1. Poetry However. Original lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Music by Cumhachd. 

2. Outside Reflected In. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Music by Cumhachd.

3. Malkovich Yells Stop. Original lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Quotes by the master himself, except for the reference to loquats. The master may not even really like loquats.

4. Alexis. Nothing to do with Alexa, the computer voice. Lyrics by William Drummond (1585-1649), based on his poem. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

5. Early Sunday Morning. Original lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. 

6. Curse on the Fox. Traditional Gàidhlig lyrics from the Ortha nan Gàidheal. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Performed by E. NicNiallghuis.

7. Giullan Geal Thu. Traditional Gaelic song. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

8. Buffoon's Needle. Original lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Shout out to the Comte do Buffon and Richard Smalley. Drexlerians--don't hate.

 

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Light Gains Mass

by Cumhachd

1. The Sermon Of Isaac Watts. Lyrics from "The Day of Judgement" by Isaac Watts 1674-1748. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

2. Buried in these Spaces. Original lyrics by Cordelia McCrillis and M. MacNiallghuis. Arrangement by Cumhachd.

3. Take All You Can ft. Aldiota. Original lyrics by Aldiota. Arrangement by Cumhachd and Aldiota. 

4. More Weight. Original lyrics by Cumhachd and Cordelia McCrillis. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

5. Màiri Bhàn ft. B. Agbodzie. Lyrics by B. Agbodzie. Traditional Gàidhlig lyrics from Mary's Wedding. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

6. Caught in the Middle ft. Aldiota. Original lyrics by Aldiota. Arrangement by Aldiota and Cumhachd.

7. Green Cast in Orange. Original lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis and Cordelia McCrillis. Arrangement by Cumhachd.

8. My Life is but a Weaving ft. Aldiota. Traditional lyrics. Arrangement by Cumhachd.

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Vitruvian Man

Playlist:

1. Vitruvian Man (original lyrics and arrangement by Cumhachd)

2. Two Hands Like a Butterfly (original lyrics by E. NicNiallghuis, arrangement by Cumhachd)

3. Thoughts of Home (original lyrics by E. NicNiallghuis; performed by E. NicNiallghuis)

4. Headed Back to Sydney (lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis; arranged by Cumhachd)

5. Nighean Bhuidhe Bhan (trad. Gaelic lyrics; arrangement by Cumhachd)

6. Blow Northerne Wynd (trad. Middle English/Anglo-Saxon crossover; arrangement by Cumhachd; performed by M. MacNiallghuis)

7. Circle the Square (lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis; arrangement by Cumhachd)

8. Tha Mulad (trad. Gaelic. Arrangement by Cumhachd)

9. Ars Gratia Artis (original lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis; arrangement by Cumhachd)

 

 

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Traveler

by Cumhachd

1. Young Man Who Would Travel. Traditional Gaelic Lyrics. Music by Cumhachd.

2. Electric Nights. Lyrics by Aldiota. Performed by Aldiota. Music by Cumahchd and Aldiota.

3. Lost in You. Lyrics by Aldiota. Performed by Aldiota and M. MacNiallghuis. Music by Cumhachd.

4. Never Decide When You're Sad. Lyrics by Cumhachd. Based on a Zen proverb.

5. Rock-a-Bye-Bye-Baby. Original lyrics by John Skelton (1460-1529). Lyrical revision by Cumhachd. Music by Cumhachd.

6. Beautiful World. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Music by Cumhachd.

7. The Big NB. Lyrics and music by Cumhachd. 

8. Scuppernong Bug. Lyrics by Cumhachd. Quoted passage from F. Kafka's 'Metamorphosis'. Music by Cumhachd.

9. The Past Ain't Dead. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. Music by Cumhachd. Based on a William Faulkner quote.

 

 

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Metamorphoses

by Cumhachd

Metamorphoses takes CTM to new heights with the addition of two traditional Cape Breton songs in Gàidhlig (tracks 1 and 9), as well as with the addition of two new solo pieces by up and coming artist ALDIOTA (tracks 3 and 5).

 

Playlist:

1. Mo Chaochladh (trad. Gàidhlig) (Composed by Alexander The Ridge MacDonald 1823-1904) arrangement by Cumhachd

2. Annie (trad. Robert Burns) arranged by Cumhachd

3. Breakthru (Performed by Aldiota) arranged by Cumhachd

4. That Joyous Place (original lyrics and music by Cumhachd)

5. Promise Me (Performed by Aldiota) arranged by Cumhachd

6. Easy Come Easy Go (original lyrics and musical arrangement by Cumhachd)

7. Beltaine Blessing (trad. Gàidhlig) arranged by Cumhachd

8. I Don't Know (ft. Dour Robot) Original lyrics by Dour Robot. Performed by Cumhachd and Dour Robot

9. Michael Charlie's Song (Òige is Aois) (trad. Gàidhlig lyrics by Michael Charlie MacLean) 

 

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Eostre Spake

by Cumhachd

Songs past and present merge with voices new and heretofore unheard to form a new album of rebirth and regeneration.    

1. A Sheamrag

Traditional lyrics in Gàidhlig. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

2. Land O' the Leal

Traditional lyrics by Carolina Oliphant, Lady Nairne. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. Sung by QueenB.

3. Deepest Oceans

Original poem and adapted lyrics and musical arrangement by MM. Backup vocals by QueenB. 

4. Dour Robot

Original poem and lyrics by MM. Solo debut by Dour Robot.

5. Marvelous

Original lyrics by Christopher Marlowe, "The Passionate Shepherd to his Love" (1593) and Sir Walter Ralegh, "The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd" (1596) 

6. Got Ta Got Ta

Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

7. The Three

Original lyrics in Gàidhlig. Musical and Lyrical Arrangement by MM. Background vocals by EM. 

8. Let Me Breathe

Original lyrics by QueenB. Musical arrangement by QueenB and MM.

9. The Road to Mumbai

Original lyrics and musical arrangement by MM.

10. Dhèannain Sùgradh

Traditional lyrics in Gàidhig. Musical arrangement by Cumhachd.

11. Cars Pass By

Original poem and musical arrangement by MM.

12. Steady Drizzle

Original musical score by Cumhachd.

13. They Want it Darker

Tribute to Leonard Cohen and David Bowie. Original lyrics by Cumhachd. Background vocals by EM.

 

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Shades of Time (EP)

by Cumhachd

SHADES OF TIME (EP) presents a cross section of our varied and eclectic approach to traditional music.

Falero Lero Loo (Trad. English) Lyrics by George Wither (1588-1667), from his poem, "I Loved a Lass".  Musical arrangement by Cumhachd. 

Mhàiri Bhòidheach. Trad. lyrics. Arrangement by Cumhachd.

Ealasaid Bhrònach.  Instrumental arrangement by Cumhachd.

The Battle of Mons Graupius. Lyrics by Cumhachd and QueenB. Arrangement by Cumhachd.

A Samhain Song. Lyrics by M. MacNiallghuis. It captures of the darkness and light of the transitionary time that is Samhain.

Loch Lomond Breeze.  Arrangement by Cumhachd.