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Mhurchaidh Bhig nan Gormshuil Greannmhor

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Title - Mhurchaidh Bhig nan Gormshuil Greannmhor
Alternate Title - Cha Tèid Mi do Chille Mhoire
Contributors - Nan Bryan (Mary Anne) Buchanan
Reporters - James Ross

Summary - This waulking song is addressed to Murdo with the beautiful dark blue eyes. The composer says she will not go to Kilmore (Mull) and will not meet Murdo, whom she describes as a deceitful young man who would come night visiting.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:04:20
Date Recorded - 1956.07.27
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 14388
Original Tape ID - SA1956.073
Original Track ID - SA1956.73.2
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Barra
  Island - Barra


Item Location:
  County - Argyllshire
  Parish - Kilfinichen and Kilvickeon
  Island - Mull

Item Notes - 22 lines sung plus choruses.
See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 2 p. 92

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