Annie MacLeod

Annie MacLeod

Real Name:
Ann Campbell MacLeod
Profile:
Composer and editor of traditional Scottish music.

Born: 16 Jan 1855
Died: 13 Apr 1921 in Crieff, Scotland.

Credited with collecting the air to the 'Skye Boat Song'. In 1879 while being rowed from Torrin to Loch Coruisk, in Skye, she heard an unknown rowing measure to which she added a second strain herself. Sir Harold Boulton is later attributed with adding the words in 1884 of the version that is known today.

Became Lady Wilson when she married Sir James Wilson, K.C.S.I. in 1888.
Variations:
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Artist

Annie MacLeod Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

SEG 7714 The Coronets The Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) The Coronets - Song Show(7", EP, Mono) Columbia SEG 7714 UK 1957 Sell This Version
Various Dagenham Girl Pipers (Skye Boat Song) (as A. McLeod) Various - E.M.I Stereophonic Recording Demonstration Test Record (Album) E.M.I. Records Limited UK 1958 Sell This Version
The Beverley Sisters The Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) The Beverley Sisters - Green Fields Columbia UK 1960 Sell This Version
Acker Bilk, Esquire* Accompanied By Leon Young And His String Chorale* Skye Boat Song Acker Bilk, Esquire* Accompanied By Leon Young And His String Chorale* - Above The Stars & Other Romantic Fancies (Album) Atco Records Australia 1962 Sell This Version
35/053 The Knightsbridge Chorale The Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) The Knightsbridge Chorale - Queue For Song(LP, Album) Top Rank International 35/053 UK 1963 Sell This Version
SEG 8402 Reginald Dixon Skye Boat Song (as MacLeod) Reginald Dixon - Blackpool Favourites(7", EP) Columbia SEG 8402 UK 1965 Sell This Version
RD 7970 Jimmy Logan Skye Boat Song (as MacLeod) Jimmy Logan - I Have Dreamed(LP, Album, Mono) RCA Victor RD 7970 UK 1968 Sell This Version
SDD 1 Various Dagenham Girl Pipers (Skye Boat Song) (as A. McLeod) Various - E.M.I. Stereophonic Recording Demonstration Test Record(LP, Album, RP) E.M.I. Records Limited SDD 1 UK 1968 Sell This Version
6309 014 The Spinners Skye Boat Song (as MacLeod) The Spinners - The Spinners Are In Town(LP, Bla) Fontana 6309 014 UK 1970 Sell This Version
Roger Whittaker Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) Roger Whittaker - Whistling Roger Whittaker (Album) Metronome UK 1968 Sell This Version
4073 Alex Campbell (2) Skye Boat Song (as A. McLeod) Alex Campbell (2) - Alex Campbell At His Best(LP, Album) Boulevard 4073 UK 1972 Sell This Version
SCX 6560, 0C 062-95189 Roger Whittaker Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) Roger Whittaker - The Very Best Of Roger Whittaker(LP, Comp) Columbia, Columbia SCX 6560, 0C 062-95189 UK 1974 Sell This Version
The Corries Loch Tay Boat Song (as McLeod) The Corries - Live From Scotland Volume 1 (Album) Dara UK 1974 Sell This Version
6369 213 Roger Whittaker Skye Boat Song (as MacLeod) Roger Whittaker - Live At The Palais Des Arts(LP, Album) Philips 6369 213 Netherlands 1974 Sell This Version
201.090 Roger Whittaker Scottish Whistler (Skye Boat Song) (as McLeod) Roger Whittaker - Whistling Roger Whittaker(LP, Album) AVES 201.090 Germany 1975 Sell This Version
Nana Mouskouri Skye Boat Song (as MacLeod) Nana Mouskouri - Songs Of The British Isles (Album) Philips Canada 1976 Sell This Version
69.049 Roger Whittaker Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) Roger Whittaker - Mexican Whistler(LP, Album) AVES 69.049 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
Ld AI 8015 Camaleonti* Canto D'Amore Straniero (The Skye Boat Song) (as MacLeod) Camaleonti* - Canto D'Amore Straniero(7") Durium Ld AI 8015 Italy 1978 Sell This Version
Ld AI 8026 Camaleonti* / Boney M* Canto D'Amore Straniero (as A. MacLeod) Camaleonti* / Boney M* - Canto D'Amore Straniero / Rasputin(7", Jukebox) Durium Ld AI 8026 Italy 1978 Sell This Version
C2029 The Bon-Accords Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) The Bon-Accords - In The Holiday Spirit(LP, Album) Lake Records (6) C2029 UK 1981 Sell This Version
848 996-4, 848 997-4, 848 998-4 Roger Whittaker The Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) Roger Whittaker - The Very Best Of(2xCass, Comp) Philips, Philips, Philips 848 996-4, 848 997-4, 848 998-4 Scandinavia 1991 Sell This Version
MOICD 001 Roy Williamson The Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) Roy Williamson - The Long Journey South(CD, Album) Moidart MOICD 001 UK 1991 Sell This Version
NSCD 28902 Brad Prevedoros The Skye Boat Song (as Anne Campbell MacLeod) Brad Prevedoros - Guitar By The Sea(CD, Album) Nature Quest NSCD 28902 USA, Canada & UK 1994 Sell This Version
Roger Whittaker The Skye Boat Song (as McLeod) Roger Whittaker - The World Of Roger Whittaker (Comp) Spectrum Music (2) Europe 1996 Sell This Version
The Choir Of New College, Oxford*, Edward Higginbottom The Skye Boat Song (as A.C. Macleod) The Choir Of New College, Oxford*, Edward Higginbottom - Early One Morning Erato Europe 1997 Sell This Version