Seinn an Duan Seo
Date April 1951
Track ID 35042
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Track Information

Original Track ID

CW0162A.862

Original Tape ID

CW0162A

Summary

In this love song the bard tells of his sadness that the girl he loves sailed away on Tuesday from Lochaline pier to Jura. He goes on to praise her conversation, her kisses like heather honey, and her breath which was as sweet as apples.

Item Notes

3 quatrains sung. Chorus at the beginning and after quatrains 1 and 2.

Recording Location

County - Inverness-shire

Parish - Small Isles

Island - Canna

Language

Gaelic

Genre

Song

Collection

Canna