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ALTERNATE TITLE: "Cumha do Shir Tormod MacLeòid"

TRACK DURATION: 0:02:01

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Gaelic

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: SOSS

TRACK ID: 20660

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1955.137

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1955.137

AUDIO QUALITY: Fair

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: Six verses sung. Each consists of a set of three lines which is then repeated. The song was composed by Mary MacLeod (Màiri nighean Alasdair Ruaidh) after the death of Sir Norman MacLeod of Bernera in 1705.

See:
'Gaelic Songs of Mary MacLeod' (Watson) p. 96
'Gaelic Bards and Minstrels' Scottish Tradition Series no. 16 (The School of Scottish Studies) cassette 1, side B, song 5

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