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Hùbhi Hàbhi, Hùbhi Hàbhi, Air do Shlàinte Mhàiri an Dotair

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Title - Hùbhi Hàbhi, Hùbhi Hàbhi, Air do Shlàinte Mhàiri an Dotair
Contributors - Annie Arnott
Reporters - Hamish Henderson; Jean Ritchie

Summary - This dance tune in strathspey time says "Good health to the doctor's Mary". It goes on to speak of dancing on the stairs at her wedding, where gold will be chinking. The composer says he needs one little thing that he and Mary would need.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:55
Date Recorded - 1953.09
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 27802
Original Tape ID - SA1953.199
Original Track ID - SA1953.199.4
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - Two refrains and 3 (4-line) verses. Verses 1-2 have each been sung twice followed by the refrain sung twice. The refrain following the third verse is sung only once.
See:
'Tocher' 1 (The School of Scottish Studies) p. 7

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