Doon da Rooth
Date 1958
Track ID 90146
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1958.62.10

Original Tape ID

SA1958.062

Summary

This is a tune from Unst, 'Doon da Rooth', which has the unusual time signature of 21/8. It is played by Tom Anderson on the fiddle.

Opinion varies as to whether the tune had words to it at one time; some say it may have been a boating song.

Recording Location

County - Midlothian

Parish - Edinburgh

Language

English

Genre

Information

Collection

SoSS