Orkney: Land Sea and Community

Format: CD-Audio

Archive recordings

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Fiddling, diddling, folktales and ballads - the life of Orkney on CD. Archive recordings give insight into the way things were, and the stories and songs that have stayed through the generations. Track Listing: The Deerness Jig; The Orkner Muckle Supper; The Maid O' Cowden Knowes; Making Beesmilk Pudding; Harvest Home Hornpipe; Maggie Watson's Polka; Gripping The Cow; Circling The Cow; Three Waltzes; Moon Beliefs; Peter Pratt's Polka; Sea Beliefs; The Grey Selkie; A Selkie Story; The Strynd; The Stolen Dress; The Dark-Eyed Sailor; New Year's Day In Da Morning; The Minister And The Tinker; The Greenland Whale Fishery; Orkney Medley; Mister Frog; Choosing A Bride; Narrative About Dancing & Fiddling; Wedding Customs; Inganess; Second Sight; Tea Boiled Clean; Tall Stories; Joke And Tall Tale; I'm Weary Night And Day; Sleepy Laddie; The Ferry Louper; Scapa Flow

Additional Information

Additional Information

Format CD-Audio
Imprint Highlander Distribution
Publication Date 1 Apr 2004

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