:: Title :: Highlander's Farewell To Sicily
:: Genre :: ballad, soldier's song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Henderson, Hamish [vocal]
:: Setting :: Hotel Meurice
:: Location :: London (None), London (England)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots
:: Session :: Hamish Henderson 3/51
:: Date :: 3/6/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3265.0, Track 13 (00:01:35)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Ballads, cornkisters, and mouth music sung by Scottish folklorist, poet, and radical Hamish Henderson. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Alan Lomax: "A song Hamish made himself, and was sung by a hundred other soldiers." Sung to the piping tune "Farewell to the Creeks." [Source: Tape box]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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