Original Ceilidh music written by Charlie Abel.

I have been told a few times recently that I'm not good at selling myself. The truth is it's because generally, I don't like people who are good at selling themselves. It's something ingrained in the northeast of Scotland psyche. Naebody likes a big heid. I've always been conscious of this. I really enjoy creating [...]

I'm excited to announce a new album release today.  Available on CD from  CharlieAbel.scot or download on the usual platforms.iTunes, CdBaby, Amazon etc.   The album contains 16 tracks of Celtic music and songs. Some of my own original pieces. Please give it a listen and if you like it I hope you will buy the [...]

I wrote a tune for Albert Thomson of Inverurie for his retirement. 'Albert Thomson, Armiger, Knight and Samurai' I'm hoping folk will pick it up and slip it in at a few ceilidhs. So one day I can retire as well 😉 https://charlieabel.scot/piece/141/

  I wrote and recorded this tune for Ronnie Watt to mark his 9th Dan Karate belt. Ronnie is an inspiration to many people. His karate teaching has had a very positive impact on many peoples lives. You can download the sheet music for free here... https://charlieabel.scot/piece/ronnie-watts-9th-dan-accordion-sheet-music-scottish/