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Toronto, ON

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Fans of Scottish music have a weekly treat on Sunday afternoons when Denis Snowdon hosts A Little Breath of Scotland. Denis has hosted this show for over 45 consecutive years, and justly deserves having one of Ontario’s top-rated programs on Sundays between 4-6pm.

Language:

English

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AM 740 550 Queen Street East, Suite 205 Toronto, Ontario M5A 1V2 1-866-740-4740


Episodes

A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – June 23rd

6/25/2013
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On this weeks show, a song and a poem about birds, Alistair McDonald tells the story of Bannockburn, Runrig sings “Rocket to the Moon” and our featured band is the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards. A full listing of the music … read more

Duration: 01:47:37


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – June 16th

6/18/2013
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Happy fathers day! On strong>A Little Breath of Scotland, dads are front and centre, with songs from Moira Anderson, Kelli Trottier, Hector Nicol,John McDermott,Ewan McColl and Andy Stewart. A full listing of the music played on the show can be … read more

Duration: 01:45:39


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast –June 9th

6/11/2013
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On this weeks show, songs of Bonnie Prince Charlie and Culloden, The Jeely Piece song from Adam McNaughtan, and a listener favourite from the Big Elastic band. A full listing of the music played on the show can be found … read more

Duration: 01:45:29


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast –June 2nd

6/4/2013
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On this week’s A Little Breath of Scotland, two songs from the pen of Robert Tannahill, a Gaelic version of Amazing Grace, and a song from Harry Lauder, recorded in 1918, with the very long title, Dont let us sing … read more

Duration: 01:45:45


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast –May 26th

5/29/2013
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On this weeks show, new artists featured includes Steve Byrne, Kate McLeod and Kat Eggleston,John Keating and Cantychiels. A full listing of the music played on the show can be found at www.denissnowdon.com

Duration: 01:49:35


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – May 19th

5/21/2013
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On this week’s show, two songs from the pen of Terry Moore, our featured pipe band is Dysart and Dundonald and Matt McGinn tells the story of Tony Capaldi. A full listing on the music played on the show can … read more

Duration: 01:52:21


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast –May 12th

5/14/2013
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Lot’s of songs about mothers on this edition of A Little Breath of Scotland, and we debut new CD’s from Eric Bogle and Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia Pipe Band. A full listing of the music played on the show can … read more

Duration: 01:45:23


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast– May 5th

5/7/2013
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On this week’s show, two pipe selections, one from P/M Bill Hepburn, and the other from his son Bill Jnr. The McCalmans sing “Don’t Sit on my Jimmy Shands” and Sheena Wellington tells the story of the little sunday school. … read more

Duration: 01:48:00


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast

4/30/2013
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On this weeks show, two very different selections from the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland, a couple of songs with a Dundee connection, and an instrumental version of “after all these years’ from Francis Canning. A full listing of … read more

Duration: 01:49:50


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – April 14, 2013

4/17/2013
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On this weeks show, two selections from the combined military bands of the Royal Scots Greys and the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders,an Eric Bogle tribute song to Stan Rogers, and in recognition of our studio’s relocating this week, Joe Gordon … read more

Duration: 01:45:05


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – April 7, 2013

4/9/2013
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On this weeks edition of A Little Breath of Scotland, Scotland the Whats song “Our Glens” lists a fine collection of single malts, The Eyemouth disaster and Dreams of Darien supply a little history lesson, and our pipe music features … read more

Duration: 01:48:47


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – March 31, 2013

3/31/2013
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On the Easter Sunday edition of A Little Breath of Scotland, sacred music from Moira Anderson and the Glasgow Phoenix choir, and a reminder that April 6th is tartan day, with a song from Kenneth McKellar. A full listing of … read more

Duration: 01:49:31


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – March 24, 2013

3/26/2013
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On this week’s A Little Breath of Scotland, fiddle music from Natalie and Buddy McMaster, a spring weather forecast song from Fiona Kennedy and some humour from Matt McGinn. A full listing of the music played can be found at … read more

Duration: 01:49:05


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – March 17, 2013

3/17/2013
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Listen in to this episode of A Little Breath of Scotland.

Duration: 01:48:17


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – March 10th, 2013

3/10/2013
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A full listing of the music played on the show can be found at denissnowdon.com

Duration: 01:48:03


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – March 3, 2013

3/4/2013
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Listen in to this episode of A Little Breath of Scotland.

Duration: 01:46:47


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – February 24th, 2013

2/24/2013
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On this episode of A Little Breath of Scotlandtwo songs honouring St David’s Day on March 1st, The Corries perform The Portree Kid and a medley played by The Scottish Power pipe band from the 2012 world pipe band championships. … read more

Duration: 01:48:55


A Little Breath of Scotland – February 17th, 2013

2/18/2013
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On this episode of A Little Breath of Scotlanda couple of duets featuring Robert Wilson and Margaret Mitchell and George Cormack and Irene Sharp and the winning medley played by the 2012 world pipe band champions, F/M Montgomery Pipe band. … read more

Duration: 01:51:56


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – February 10th, 2013

2/10/2013
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On this weeks show a couple of songs for Valentines Day, a stirring version of the Flower of Scotland from the City of Glasgow Orchestra and Chorus, and Alistair McDonalds memorable recording of “Glencoe” A full listing of the music … read more

Duration: 01:46:55


A Little Breath of Scotland Podcast – February 3rd, 2013

2/4/2013
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On this episode of A Little Breath of Scotland: Two selections with the name Rose in the title, the Rose of Kelvingrove and the Rose of Allandale. The Clyde Valley Stompers provide some fidgety feet, and we have a chuckle … read more

Duration: 01:45:32

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