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Griogal Cridhe



TRACK DURATION: 0:04:40

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Gaelic

GENRE: Song, Information

COLLECTION: BBC

ITEM LOCATION

  • County - Perthshire

TRACK ID: 68189

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: CoCuinCaite 06.09.1985

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: -

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: This lament, sung as a lullaby, is attributed to the widow of Gregor MacGregor of Glenstrae, who was beheaded in 1570.

See:
'Bàrdachd Ghàidhlig' (Prof. W. Watson ed., 1932) p. 244
'Songs of Gaelic Scotland' (Anne Lorne Gillies ed., 2005) p. 140
'The MacDonald Collection of Gaelic Poetry' (Revs. A. & A. MacDonald eds., 1911) p. 325
'One Hundred and Five Songs of Occupation from the Western Isles of Scotland' (F. Tolmie ed., 1911) song 41
'The Gesto Collection' (K. N. MacDonald ed., 1895) Appendix p. 25

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