Caidil M' Ulaidh

Title - Caidil M' Ulaidh
Contributors - Greenock Gaelic Choir

Summary - A lullaby. The mother urges her child to sleep. She hopes that her sailor will return to her safely. He will bring jewels from around the world.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:04:14
Date Recorded - 1987
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 92230
Original Tape ID - MOD 1987 GR00307 Reel 3
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Stirlingshire
  Parish - Stirling
  Village - Stirling

Item Notes - Recorded at the Royal National Mòd. Composed by James Thomson (Seumas Dhòmhnaill Tamsoin) from the Isle of Lewis. He was the first crowned bard of An Comunn Gàidhealach (in 1923) and a co-editor of the first edition of 'Eilean Fraoich'.

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