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Phiuthar Chridhe, Chomainn Chléibh

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Title - Phiuthar Chridhe, Chomainn Chléibh
Contributors - Duncan MacDonald
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - The composer of this waulking song addresses her sister. It is clear that the woman has a child. The man whom she loves already has a wife, whom she envies. The man seems to be of noble birth.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:53
Date Recorded - 1951.08.11
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 35407
Original Tape ID - CW0171
Original Track ID - CW0171.141
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - Wire



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Small Isles
  Island - Canna

Item Notes - 18 lines plus choruses sung.
See:
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig ed., 1949) p. 93

'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 3 (J. L. Campbell and F. Collinson eds. 1981) p. 62

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