Spòg Mo Ròin gun d'Fhuair Mi
Contributors
Date 1969
Track ID 55470
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1969.83.A6

Original Tape ID

SA1969.083

Summary

A 'pìobaireachd' song about seal lore.

The contributor says that this song was heard coming out of the chimney when lots of seals were killed. In the song the seal laments having been killed and it is given a human personality. The contributor says that her father used to play the tune on the chanter.

Item Notes

Spoken.

Recording Location

County - Inverness-shire

Parish - Harris

Island - Berneray

Item Location

County - Inverness-shire

Parish - North Uist

Island - Haskeir Island

Language

Gaelic

Genre

Song

Collection

SoSS