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An Eriskay Love Lilt
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- Textual record
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Songs of the Hebrides
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Marjory Kennedy-Fraser and Kenneth MacLeod
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- London (U.K.)
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1 pamphlet ; 6 p. of textual records.
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Item is a song including piano accompaniment.
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- Scottish Gaelic
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Kenneth MacLeod composed the last three verses.
Marjory Kennedy -Fraser's songs could be purchased individually or as a collection in a book.
Marjory Kennedy-Fraser (1857-1930) was a music teacher and folklorist who collected in the Western Isles. This song was collected from Mary MacInnes of Eriskay. In keeping with the trend of the time, Kennedy-Fraser liked to put piano accompaniment to her published songs.
Also included is a copy of the same song with English translation and sol-fa notation.