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Laments

Old Gaelic Laments
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1 Is Eagal Leam am Bàs The Terror of Death by Ruaidhrí Dall Ó Catháin (1570-1650) 3:53

2 Am Bàs is Flathanas Death and Heaven by Sìleas Nighean Mhic Raghnaill (c.1660-1729) 1:02

3 Cumh Easbig Earraghaal Lament for the Bishop of Argyll 7:04

4 Òran do Iain Breac MacLeod A Song to Iain MacLeod of Dunvegan by Ruaidhri Dall Mac Mhuirich (c.1656-c.1714) 2:59

5 Caoine Rioghaill The Royal Lament by Iain Garbh Cholla (c.1600-1680) 9:36

6 King James’ March to Ireland / Lochaber / Géidhe Fiáine The Wild Geese 5:16

7 Uamh an Òir The Cave of Gold 9:03

8 Féachain Gléis Tuning prelude / Cumha Bharúin Loch Mór Scott’s Lamentation / Cumha an Deibhinnsi Lamentation of Youths by John & Harry Scott (c.1599) 4:21

9 Cumh Peathar Ruari Rory Dall’s Sister’s Lament by Ruaidhrí Dall Ó Catháin 2:00

10 A’ Ghlas Mheur A bagpipe lament attributed to Raghnall Mac Ailein Òig (1662-1741) 6:23

11 Cumha Lachlainn Daill Lament for Blind Lachlann by Sìleas Nighean Mhic Raghnaill 1:29

12 The Clarge’s Lamentation 2:05

13 A Stáraí a Ghoid mo Chlú-sa Uaim The Jointure by Thomas Connellan (c. 1640-1717) 3:42