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Grace Stewart and Alec Stewart, Muir of Ord 1955

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    C604/653

  • Recording date

    1955-07-02

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Muir of Ord, Ross-shire, Scotland

  • Performers

    Stewart, Grace (singer, female / spoken, female), Stewart, Alec (singer, male / spoken, male)

  • Recordist

    Henderson, Hamish

  • Description

    [*Peter Kennedy's notes transcribed verbatim from the original tape box*] .- Mrs Grace Stewart. The Gloomy Evening [2'20"].- Alec Stewart. Napoleonic War Song [1'15"].- Skye Song [2'15"].- Talk about singing and family [2'45"].- Charlie Stewart (17). Hail to the Point of Waternish [1'10"].

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User notes for this item

Grace Stewart sings a song, 'The gloomy evening', in Gaelic. Following this is Alec Stewart, singing and talking with Hamish Henderson about himself and his family.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 03/03/2013 21:56:00