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Nighean Donn a' Chuailein Rìomhaich, July 1953
Track ID : 8547
This is a love song in which the bard tells of his deep affection for his brown-haired sweetheart. According to him, even the birds sing in praise of her.
Am Bruadar a Chunnaic Anna, July 1953
Track ID : 1703
This mouth music song tells of all the fantastic things which Anna saw in a dream.
Òran do Chatriona Ghrànda, July 1953
Track ID : 1707
This song describes how the author catches the eye of a beautiful girl while in church and falls in love with her.
Màiri Bhaile a' Chrò, July 1953
Track ID : 1823
The author of this song was walking in the high lands. He became disoriented when the mist came down and darkness fell, but was helped by a beautiful young girl by the sheiling at Baile a' Chrò. He...
An t-Aparan Goirid, March 1955
Track ID : 16964
The girl who composed the song has found herself pregnant, and she advises other girls not to be led astray as happened to her.
An Gille Dubh Cha Trèig Mi, March 1955
Track ID : 16966
In this love song a woman thinks of the times she spent with her dark-haired lover.
Càit' an Caidil an Nìonag, March 1955
Track ID : 16967
The man who composed this love song wishes he could be with the girl he loved, but admits that he did not win her.
Cuachag nan Craobh, March 1955
Track ID : 16968
In this love song, the poet William Ross is addressing a cuckoo he heard in the woods. He speaks freely and very poignantly of his sadness at being rejected by the woman he loved deeply.
An Dìnnear Thug Sir William Dhuinn, June 1955
Track ID : 17058
This song describes a dinner in a stately home.
Horò Nach Robh Mi san Aonach, June 1955
Track ID : 17078
Mr MacArthur tells how the song was composed by Donald MacPhee, the Arran bard. An Arran boat had gone on the rocks. Another Arran boat passed by, but a third boat came to the rescue.
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