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Gàrradh nan Ròs

Title - Gàrradh nan Ròs
Alternate Title - Hò Mhàiri, Hè Mhàiri; 'S ann air Feasgar Diciadain
Contributors - Belle MacIntosh
Reporters - Hamish Henderson

Summary - This recited song tells how the poet loved a girl called Mary Ann, but her parents did not approve and locked her away. The poet was sent a message to come to the mansion where she lived. He got there just before she died.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:48
Date Recorded - 1957.06
Language - English, Gaelic
Genre - Verse, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 106160
Original Tape ID - SA1957.058
Original Track ID - SA1957.058
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - Song composed by Murchadh MacLeòid (An Saighdear Sgitheanach).

See:
'An t-Òranaiche' (Gilleasbaig Mac na Ceàrdadh) p. 503
'Gaelic Songs in Nova Scotia' (Creighton/MacLeod) p. 182

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/106160/1




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