ALTERNATE TITLE: "Cumha do Shir Tormod MacLeòid"
TRACK DURATION: 0:02:01
TRACK ID: 20660
ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1955.137
ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1955.137
AUDIO QUALITY: Fair
SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape
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.
'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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