Agus hò Mhòrag
Date 24 July 1937
Track ID 40459
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Track Information

Original Track ID

CDC.1.2

Original Tape ID

box_01_D04-B

Summary

This song praises Mòrag [a code name for Prince Charles Edward Stuart] and tells of how she has many lovers throughout the country. The bard says that Clanranald will rise with her and mentions some of the other clans that would also rise.

Item Notes

10 couplets sung with refrain (some repeated). Copied from Ediphone Wax Cylinder recorder.

See:
'The MacDonald Collection of Gaelic Poetry'

Item Subject/Person

Stuart, Prince Charles Edward [Bonnie Prince Charlie]

Recording Location

County - Inverness-shire

Parish - Barra

Island - Barra

Language

Gaelic

Genre

Song

Collection

Canna