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Sea-longing

First line:
Sore sea-longing in my heart
composer
The air was collected by Mrs Kennedy-Fraser and her daughter Patuffa from Anne Monk of Benbecula but the accompaniment is by Sir Granville Bantock
arranger
arranger
author of text
The words are described as ‘an old fragment’ adapted and translated by Kenneth Macleod
translator of text

Lisa Milne (soprano), Sioned Williams (harp)
Recording details: July 1997
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Arthur Johnson
Engineered by Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Release date: November 1997
Total duration: 2 minutes 33 seconds
 
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Reviews

'Enchanting little gems [that] have a magnificent beauty'. (BBC Music Magazine)

'A treasure house of gems . . . This is as fine a solo debut album as I have encountered all year and deserves a cult following. It will come near the top of my Christmas list' (The Sunday Times)

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