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Sleeps the noon in the deep blue sky

The melody comes from A Collection of Highland Vocal Airs made by Patrick Macdonald in the eighteenth century
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The words are an adaptation by Marjory Kennedy-Fraser of Thomas Pattison’s translation from Ossian, The Sweet Voice of Cona
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Land of Heart's Desire


Track 30 on CDH55204 [2'15]

Track-specific metadata for CDH55204 track 30

Recording date
16 July 1997
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Arthur Johnson
Recording engineer
Antony Howell & Julian Millard
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  1. Land of Heart's Desire (CDA66988)
    Disc 1 Track 30
    Release date: November 1997
    Deletion date: April 2004
    Superseded by CDH55204
  2. Land of Heart's Desire (CDH55204)
    Disc 1 Track 30
    Release date: November 2005
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