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An Cuala Sibh Mar a dh'Èirich Dhomhsa?

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Title - An Cuala Sibh Mar a dh'Èirich Dhomhsa?
Contributors - Nan MacKinnon
Reporters - Donald MacPherson

Summary - In this waulking song the composer tells of the loss of his/her brother at sea, but says that it would be as well to drink the health of the living. There is no point being sad as crying will not bring anyone back to life.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:19
Date Recorded - 1953
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 44387
Original Tape ID - CannaTape.0029
Original Track ID - CannaDMP.18
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Barra
  Island - Vatersay

Item Notes - See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 1 (J. L. Campbell & F. Collinson eds., 1969) p. 154
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig ed., 1949) p. 100

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