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Òran do Eòghain Òg Bhàlaigh



ITEM PERSON: Eòghann Òg Bhàlaigh; MacDonald, Ewan

TRACK DURATION: 0:01:40

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Gaelic

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Midlothian
  • Parish - Edinburgh
  • Village - Edinburgh

ITEM LOCATION

  • County - Inverness-shire
  • Parish - North Uist
  • Island - Vallay
  • Village - Vallay

TRACK ID: 18879

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1954.053

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1954.53.A7

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: 8 quatrains sung. The song was composed by Alexander MacDonald (known as An Dall Muileach or An Dall Mòr), a contemporary of John MacCodrum.

See:
'The Uist Collection - The poems and songs of John MacCodrum, Archibald MacDonald, and some of the minor Uist bards' (Rev. A. MacDonald ed.) p. 174

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