Gur Tu Mo Nighean Donn Bhòidheach

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Title - Gur Tu Mo Nighean Donn Bhòidheach
Contributors - Dr Allan MacDonald
Reporters - James Ross

Summary - This popular waulking song is in the form of a man's love song, in which the composer says he would go anywhere with the girl he loves. He has heard a story, however, that she has become betrothed to someone else.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:32
Date Recorded - 1955.06
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 20627
Original Tape ID - SA1955.087
Original Track ID - SA1955.87.B11
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Item Notes - 14 couplets sung plus (3-line) choruses. Transcribed in the School of Scottish Studies.
'Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist' (M.F.Shaw) Song 86
'MacDonald Collection of Gaelic Poetry' p. 209
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K.C.Craig) p. 109
'Gesto Collection (K. N. MacDonald) p. 53

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