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'S i A-nochd a' Chiad Oidhche dhen Fhoghar

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Title - 'S i A-nochd a' Chiad Oidhche dhen Fhoghar
Contributors - Kate MacDonald
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - In this waulking song, the composer describes hearing the hunters calling, and hearing the voice of a woman. The young men followed her and she selected the best one - a keen and courteous young man who is a skilled hunter.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:52
Date Recorded - 1950.10.30
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 26247
Original Tape ID - CW0106A
Original Track ID - CW0106A.473
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - Wire



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - South Uist
  Island - South Uist
  Village - Peninerine

Item Notes - Twelve lines sung plus choruses. Recorded at the house of Duncan MacDonald, Peninerine. Background noises from the kitchen can be heard.

See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 1, no. xv

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/26247/1




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