12 tracks: He Mandu * Dheanainn sugradh ris an nighean dubh * Mhurchaidh Bhig a chinn a chonais * Oran do bhean Mhic Fhraing * Fiollaigean * Mouth Music and Cantaireachd * Fenian Lay * ‘S e mis’ bhith fada bho thir m’eolais * Suidhidh sinn a bhain gu socair * Tha thide agam eirigh * Cha till MacCruimean * Tha do Rioghachd Ian do ghloir.
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This collection of music from the Western Isles is one of the most popular in the Scottish Tradition Series and is highly rated worldwide.
The collection includes choral work songs, mouth music, the very unusual canntaireachd (now almost extinct), piobaireachd and other Gaelic songs.
This is a very listenable album and now a bestseller. A remarkable album and Series.
The Scottish Tradition Series consists of a selection of material previously held in the School of Scottish Studies Archives at the University of Edinburgh. The widely acclaimed collection is quite unique, and has been regarded as “the most important series of traditional recordings ever…”.