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Chunna Mise mo Leannan

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Title - Chunna Mise mo Leannan
Alternate Title - Horo Ho Hì Hòireannan; Na Horo Hì Hòireannan
Contributors - Rev. William Matheson
Reporters - James Ross

Summary - In the three couplets of this waulking song sung here, a woman tells how she saw her lover pass by on a lightly-stepping grey horse, on the previous day. He did not acknowledge her.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:11
Date Recorded - 1954.05
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 19033
Original Tape ID - SA1954.053
Original Track ID - SA1954.53.B4
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Midlothian
  Parish - Edinburgh
  Village - Edinburgh

Item Notes - 3 couplets plus choruses sung.
See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 3 (J. L Campbell & F. Collinson) p. 156
'An t-Òranaiche' (G. Mac na Ceàrdadh) p. 504
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig) p. 34
'Gaelic Songs in Nova Scotia' (Creighton & MacLeod) p. 190
'Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist' (M. F. Shaw) Song 90
'Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness' vol. 26 p. 240

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