Cumha Catriona

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Title - Cumha Catriona
Alternate Title - Catherine's Lament
Contributors - George Moss
Reporters - Peter R. Cooke

Summary - George Moss plays the first line of the ground of the ceòl mòr 'Cumha Catriona' [Catherine's Lament] on the practice chanter. He then plays the whole ground of the tune, omitting grace notes and cadences.

There then follows a discussion on the use of cadences in ceòl mòr. George Moss sings, in canntaireachd form, part of the ground of 'An Daorach Mhòr' [The Big Spree].

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:16
Date Recorded - 1971.08.05
Language - English, Gaelic, Scots, Other
Genre - Music, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 69096
Original Tape ID - SA1971.284
Original Track ID - SA1971.284
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Item Notes - See:
'The Kilberry Book of Ceòl Mòr' (Archibald Campbell) nos. 94, 34
'The Piobaireachd Society' book 5, p. 133 & book 1, p. 11

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