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TRACK DURATION: 0:02:28

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Gaelic

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: SOSS

ITEM LOCATION

  • County - Inverness-shire
  • Parish - Portree
  • Island - Skye
  • Village - Ciostal

TRACK ID: 30515

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1970.200

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1970.200.B9

AUDIO QUALITY: Fair

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: 6 quatrains plus choruses sung. Composed by Archibald MacDonald (Gille na Ciotaig). He was born c.1750 and died c.1815. The contributor heard this song from his great-aunt Màiri.

See:
'The Uist Collection - Poems and songs of John MacCodrum, Archibald MacDonald, and some of the minor Uist bards' (ed. MacDonald) p. 161
'Sàr Obair nam Bàrd Gaelach' p. 181 (1907 edition)

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