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Mairi's Wedding



ITEM PERSON: McNiven, Mairi

TRACK DURATION: 0:00:39

  • LANGUAGE:
  • English

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Aberdeenshire
  • Parish - Monquhitter
  • Village - Greeness

TRACK ID: 84705

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1952.035.037

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1952.36.8

AUDIO QUALITY: Fair

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: Piano accompaniment. Composed by Johnny Bannerman for his friend Mairi McNiven in 1935; Bannerman's original Gaelic song was later translated into the widely-known English version by Hugh Stevenson Roberton (1874-1952) (who also composed 'Westering Home').

PERMANENT LINK: http://tad-beta.edina.ac.uk/en/fullrecord/84705/1