Coire a' Cheathaich

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Title - Coire a' Cheathaich
Contributors - Unknown (multi); Dingwall Gaelic Choir
Reporters - Kenna Campbell

Summary - In this song, the poet describes the Misty Corrie and the beauties of nature there. He gives vivid descriptions of the flowers, animals and birds.

At the beginning of the track, a fragment can be heard of 'Suas leis a' Ghàidhlig', a song of encouragement for the Gaelic language.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:25
Date Recorded - 1987
Date Transmitted - 1987
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 92335
Original Tape ID - MOD 1987 GR01563 Reel 1
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Stirlingshire
  Parish - Stirling
  Village - Stirling

Item Notes - Part of a programme featuring highlights from the National Mòd. 'Suas leis a' Ghàidhlig' was composed by Duncan Reid (1849-1912) of Clachan, Kintyre. Music by Henry White [Fionn]. 'Coire a' Cheathaich' was composed by Duncan Bàn MacIntyre (1724-1812).

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