Mhurchaidh Bhig a Chinn a' Chonais

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Title - Mhurchaidh Bhig a Chinn a' Chonais
Contributors - Unknown (multi); Penny Morrison
Reporters - Peter R. Cooke

Summary - This long waulking song has several unrelated sections. It begins with a section which tells of contentious little Murdo. This section has a reference to Saint Patrick's Day, and references to several characters from heroic tales.

In the following section, the composer describes her joy at seeing a brown-plaided man in the glen. She thought he was the hunter whom she loved.

The love of a woman for a particular man is the subject of the concluding sections.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:38
Date Recorded - 1970.06.16
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 105245
Original Tape ID - SA1970.129
Original Track ID - SA1970.129
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - South Uist
  Island - South Uist
  Village - Iochdar

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