Texas composer and musician Gordon McLeod has performed all over the US, Ireland, and France as a solo artist, band member, and recording session multi-instrumentalist. He currently plays with the highly successful World Roots acoustic band Beyond The Pale, which he co-founded, along with The Aisling String Trio and The Texas Gypsies. Gordon is also a renowned traditional American and Irish violinist and fiddler, well known for his popular records of original fiddle-based music. His authentic, down-home songs have been featured in numerous film projects and compilation albums.
Gordon McLeod's work ranges from smokin' hot fiddle-based Celtic influenced tunes and Gypsy Jazz style acoustic Swing to his original songs, which includes the award-winning "Dog year" for which he won the 2008 Nacogdoches New Traditions Americana songwriting contest. “Hester" was a 2006 winner that was featured on Beyond the Pale's album Queen of Skye. He has recorded and produced all of Beyond The Pale’s releases, including their latest CDs "Pale-ontology" and "The Music Plays Me,” and he just completed an album of original acoustic Swing featuring his sophisticated Jazz violin and driving acoustic rhythm guitar. Gordon has also worked as producer and engineer for numerous other artists.
Spirited Irish Reels. Traditional exciting Irish music. Super for travel documentary, travel channel, lively wedding party, history channel, TV or Film instrumental, family and children, reunions, parties, romantic comedy or budding romance. Sound track, introduction, film trailer or credits. Instrumental, European, Ireland
Scottish and Irish Reels on bagpipes, fidddle, flute whistle, guitar and bodhran. Majestic, traditional bagpipe music. Super for travel channel, history channel, TV or Film instrumental, family and children, street fair, reunion, parties, romantic comedy or budding romance. World Music from Scotland, Instrumental, European, Scotland
Irish traditional slow air followed by a haunting hornpipe then by a stirring minor reel played on fiddle, whistle, recorder and guitar perfect for soundtrack film credit score Irish music program television or radio programs or travel documentary for British Isles Ireland or Scotland, Instrumental, European, Ireland
Three lively Irish traditional jigs on fiddle, accordion mandolin and guitar perfect for travel documentaries, movies set in Ireland, film soundtracks, television soundtracks or Irish music compilations. These captivating tunes are authentically played and arranged for rousing genuine festive fun. Instrumental, European, Ireland
A fantastic authentic traditional Irish track, fiery and full of intricate fiddle and flute, perfect for film or television soundtracks, credits, documentaries, travel films or anything that needs rousing, dancing uplifting acoustic music played by virtuosos with a real feel for the pure drop. Instrumental, European, Ireland
A rousing rollicking medley of Irish tunes perfect for Irish theme movie or television show, film credits or Saint Patrick's Day theme even, with traditional Irish style fiddle, flute and driving guitar accompaniment. Instrumental, European, Ireland
Exciting vibrant Irish style jigs on fiddle concertina and accordion with guitar accompaniment perfect for film or television soundtrack travel documentary or Irish or Scottish music program or to just listen to! Instrumental, European, Ireland
A brilliant, captivating song about Ireland and Irish music with stellar playing by two Irish music masters on uillean pipes and fiddle, with moving lyrics about the joys of playing traditional Irish music in Ireland and rousing exciting instrumental interludes based on an authentic Irish reel. Male Vocals, European, Ireland
Rousing Melodic Irish polkas Perfect for Film or television credits, travel documentaries or Irish historical programs, with smoking hot fiddle and stirring harmonic structure,. Great for wedding parties, family shows or programs about Ireland, Instrumental, European, Ireland
Exhilarating Irish jigs, perfect for travel documentaries, film soundtracks, film credits, Irish films and Television, in authentic traditional style, with exciting deftly played fiddle and mandolin and guitar, Instrumental, European, Ireland
An inspiring and rousing authentic traditional track of Shetland reels, fiery and full of intricate fiddle and flute, perfect for film or television soundtracks, credits, documentaries, travel films or anything that needs rousing, dancing uplifting acoustic music played by virtuosos, Instrumental, European, Scotland