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Caidil, Caidil, April 1957

Track ID : 94472

A lullaby to a young child named Morag.

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O 'S Fhada Bhuainn Anna, August 1970

Track ID : 1595

In this waulking song, the composer wishes for four fair youths who would sail to Uist. Anna is said to have refused the son of the tacksman of Berneray.

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O Leigibh Leotha Mi, November 1965

Track ID : 97600

This is a little lullaby about chasing goats, sheep and deer.

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Gheibh Thu Caoraich, Gheibh Thu Crodh, April 1957

Track ID : 94459

A lullaby to a little boy, promising him a great wealth of cattle and sheep, and that he will be a great mariner who will not suffer from sea-sickness.

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Caidil a Mhòrag, Caidil a Mhàireag, June 1956

Track ID : 70669

This is a short lullaby. The composer states that she has plenty of cattle.

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Mo Chùbhrachan 's a Chùl ri Làr, November 1965

Track ID : 24742

This is a version of a well-known cradle song. According to some stories, the song was composed by a woman whose child had been stolen by the fairies. It tells of her fruitless search for the missi...

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Cailleach Beinn a' Bhric Ho Rò, 1953

Track ID : 7391

This song tells of 'The old woman of Beinn a' Bhric'. She was the spirit who protected the deer. She would travel from glen to glen to find out which one was the best. The second verse sung here sa...

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'S i Mòrag a Rinn a' Bhanais, November 1965

Track ID : 24999

This vocal dance tune tells of Mòrag's famous wedding.

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Fhir a' Chinn Duibh, March 1965

Track ID : 44498

The composer of this song says that she gave her love to the dark-haired man. She never gave anybody else her love so strongly.

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Nuair a dh'Fhàsas Suas Mo Leanabh, June 1956

Track ID : 71077

In this lullaby, the composer lists what the child will get when he/she grows up.

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