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Songs

 Subject
Subject Source: Sss
Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 439 Collections and/or Records:

Paper headed 'O'Huidhrin'. By John O'Donovan, 1862

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/4/7/3
Scope and Contents A paper written by John O'Donovan, containing the song 'Tuilleadh Feasa ar Éirinn Oigh' by Gille na Naomh O'Huidhrin. The text and its English version were prepared by O'Donovan for the Irish Archaeological and Celtic Society in Dublin, 1862.

Papers of Alexander A. Aitchison, Musselburgh

 Fonds
Identifier: MS AIT
Scope and Contents See External Documents (below).

Papers of Louisa Matilda Crawford, nee Montagu

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-336
Identifier: Coll-1839
Scope and Contents The papers consist of loose leaf songs and poems, letters, notes, 10 stitched booklets and a manuscript notebook all relating to, or produced by, Louisa Matilda Jane Crawford (1789-1857) a songwriter. There is both professional correspondence relating to the publication of her work and personal love letters between herself and her husband. Most of the records date from the latter half of Louisa’s life, when she was married, living in London and earning an income through her songwriting. Notes...

Piping song beginning 'Cha till cha till Mac Criuimein', September 1872

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/124
Scope and Contents Piping song beginning 'Cha till cha till Mac Criuimein, ga do thig shith (sith)'. The song was probably collected on the Isle of Barra [Barraigh].

Poem beginning 'Nuair bha thu sa bhroinn chaothrian' and accompanying vocabulary, c1866

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW104/16
Scope and Contents Poem beginning 'Nuair bha thu sa bhroinn chaothrain, Bu fhreasdalach mi ga chobhair' [The Rowan Hostel]. The poem contains twenty-four lines and the vocabulary notes are for 'Meothail = Delight and 'Air dhealbh mhuic = Like hogs'.

Poem or song beginning 'Tha uaisle air MacLeoid', 27 February 1895

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/91
Scope and Contents Poem or song written down by John Ewen MacRury, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula, beginning 'Tha uaisle air MacLeoid, 'S cha' n e uaisle Innsa-Gall'. The poem/song is composed of eight lines and is written in ink.

Poem/Song entitled 'Tochra Na Mnatha' and accompanying story, 1885

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/58
Scope and Contents Poem/Song entitled 'Tochra Na Mnatha' collected from Fionnladh nan Gobhar, cattleman, Grogearry, South Uist [Groigearraidh/Grogarry, Uibhist a Deas] beginning 'Nuair a theid mo bhean an bhuaile' and accompanying story which tells how the husband in the song was 'demurring as to the amount of tochar [dowry] he got with his wife'.

Quern song beginning 'Beil a bhrath chail[leag]', 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/328
Scope and Contents Quern song beginning 'Beil a bhrath chail[leag]'.

R.A.M.C. song, originating in the Edinburgh University R.A.M.C.

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1705
Content Description Song text on card, entitled R.A.M.C. Song, and consisting of 5 x verses with chorus. On the rear in ms are the lines:
'here stop and spend a social hour in harmless
mirth and fun, let friendship reign, be
just and kind and evil, speak of none'

Rhyme beginning 'Mo ghaol an t-agh dosanach dugh', 1884

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/301
Scope and Contents Rhyme beginning 'Mo ghaol an t-agh dosanach dugh'.