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Coisich a Rùin

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Title - Coisich a Rùin
Alternate Title - Ma Thug Clann Nèill Druim a' Chuain Orra
Contributors - Marion Campbell
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - A section of a waulking song. In the earlier lines sung, the composer describes the galleys of the MacNeils going out to sea. In the later lines, the composer describes her sadness that her lover has been betrothed to another woman.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:19
Date Recorded - 1965.05.13
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 97035
Original Tape ID - CannaTape.0069
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 2 (J. L. Campbell & F. Collinson eds., 1977) p. 144
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig ed., 1949) p. 36
'One Hundred and Five Songs of Occupation from the Western Isles of Scotland' (F. Tolmie ed., 1911) p. 211
'Songs Remembered in Exile' (John L. Campbell ed., 1990) p. 92


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