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The Birlinn of the White Shoulders

First line:
Out at sea, fair is she
The air was taken from Calum Maclean of Lochmaddy
author of text
English words are Mrs Kennedy-Fraserís translation of the original Gaelic
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 51 seconds

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