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Clò MhicIlleMhìcheil

Title - Clò MhicIlleMhìcheil
Contributors - Captain Donald Joseph MacKinnon
Reporters - Unknown (male)

Summary - Using the image of waulking the tweed, the bard lists those who will rise again to support Bonnie Prince Charlie, and describes the thumping and pounding the Hanoverians will receive.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:03
Date Recorded - 1967
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 56964
Original Tape ID - SA1967.149
Original Track ID - SA1967.149.A
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - Composed by Alexander MacDonald (Alasdair mac Mhaighstir Alasdair) after the Battle of Culloden, possibly in 1751, to inspire the Highlanders to rise again.
See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 3 (Campbell/Collinson) p. 132

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/56964/1




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