The Strange Wild Cry of Homeless Things
Date 05 December 1960
Track ID 86391
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1960.247.A14

Original Tape ID

SA1960.246.247

Summary

Jean Redpath lilts a melody of her own composition. Followed by a description of the imagery that the music evokes for Isabelle Redpath.

Item Notes

Jean Redpath's own composition. Performed twice, first unaccompanied, then again with guitar.

The title is taken from a line in the poem 'Twilight' by Irish poet Margaret Ryan ('Alice Esmonde') in her 'Songs of Remembrance' (1889).

Recording Location

County - Fife

Parish - Scoonie

Village/Place - Leven

Language

English

Genre

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Collection

SoSS