Òran an t-Saighdeir

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Title - Òran an t-Saighdeir
Contributors - Calum MacLean; Margaret MacArthur
Reporters - Hamish Henderson

Summary - In this song a man tells how he was recruited into the army when he was walking in the street in Edinburgh. A soldier told him that being in the army was the best job in the world, and that he would get a red coat and a kilt. The composer's comments show that he regrets his decision to join.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:04:58
Date Recorded - 1958
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 100011
Original Tape ID - SA1958.010
Original Track ID - SA1958.10.A7
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Argyllshire
  Parish - Tiree
  Island - Tiree

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