An Gille Guanach

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Title - An Gille Guanach
Contributors - Portree Gaelic Choir

Summary - A love song in which a woman describes a fickle lad, saying that she is dejected since he has left. She first fell in love with him when she saw him among the people going to church on Sunday. Everyone else is telling her that he has many sweethearts, but she will not believe this tale. When he goes to Edinburgh, all the noble ladies will be pursuing him.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:32
Date Recorded - 1972
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 50421
Original Tape ID - MOD 1972 GR00020 Reel7
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Inverness and Bona
  Village - Inverness

Item Notes - Chorus and three verses. Sung by the winners of the Lorn Shield at the Royal National Mòd in Inverness, 1972.

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