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Gang doun wi a sang

Joy Hendry

Gang doun wi a sang

a play about William Soutar

by Joy Hendry

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Published by Diehard in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soutar, William.

  • Edition Notes

    Eight men, 3 women.

    StatementbyJoy Hendry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. ;
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21913903M
    ISBN 100946230250
    OCLC/WorldCa32275614

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Gang Doun Wi' a Sang Paperback – January 1, by Joy Hendry (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback $ Author: Joy Hendry. Scotland - Alexander Gray 7.

Down to the Sea - Donny O'Rourke 8. Broken Brook - Robert Louis Stevenson 9. Nancy - Eddie McGrory John o' Lorn - Neil Munro The Sailor's Sweetheart - Duncan Campbell Scott Not the True Hunter - Tom Wright Road Home - George Mackay Brown Gang doun wi' a Sang - William Soutar /5(1).

To those who know Soutar from his scarce published poems and Joy Hendry’s Gang Doun wi a Sang (diehard drama), this simple and sensibly produced 32 page booklet is a real surprise.

Soutar wrote cinquains. In pure, beautiful English too. (He has been typecast as a somewhat whimsical Scots poet). The Book of Scottish Song () edited by Alexander Whitelaw Index of First Lines. Blythe was the time when he fee'd wi' my father, O. (February ) 21 tracks: Your Pearls And Your Diamonds * Capernaum * I Will Make You Brooches * Il Mare * The Gypsy Lass * Scotland * Down To The Sea * Broken Brook * Nancy * John O’ Lorn * The Sailor’s Sweetheart * Not The True Hunter * Road Home * Gang Doun Wi A Sang * The Princess Of Scotland * The Die Is Cast * Safe To Port * The Tryst * Otago * The Wild Lass * Evening : £ This banner text can have markup.

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He maks tae flee, but in a trice Doun birls wi' unca bang. all is false but Heaven. LXIX. Contemplate well God's Won'drous Word — The Book of Nature through. ITS pages aye new joys afford As. Wi' a rose in ilka han'; And bade her come to Saint Mary's kirk, To see his rich weddan. Now she is on to her mither gane, As fast as gang cou'd she; Says, "I'm as leal a maiden, mither dear, As that night ye bore me." He buskit me, and he deckit me, And he laid me on his bed; He laid my head whare my feet war afore, Gied me back my maidenhead.

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Her dramatic work includes Gang Doun wi’ a Sang (for Perth Theatre) and The Wa’ at the Warld’s End (Radio 3 90 minute drama), both about poet and diarist William Soutar, and through Chapman, she helped revitalise Scottish drama by stimulating extensive Gang doun wi a sang book radical debate – leading ultimately to the creation of the Scottish National.

81 THE WAY TOWOO AND WIN. Ilo'ed aproud lassie, Ilo'ed her for lang, Iwooed her wi' pipe, and Iwooed her wi' sang Iwooed her bystreamlet an' bonny green shaw Iwooed her atkirk, and market an' a': Iproffered nae gowd, an' Ioffered nae gear, Iproffered her nought but aheart a' sincere But gin Icam near her wi' head cast ajee, She cries, Play your pranks wi' some ither than me." Iheaved mony.

Sae doun he sat, and thocht of a' that had come an' gane since he was in Ba'weary, an' his hame, an' the days when he was a bairn an' ran daffin' on the braes; and that black man aye ran in his heid like the owercome of a sang.

Aye the mair he thocht, the mair he thocht o' the black man/   The Book of Scottish Song/Index of First Lines 3. The Book of Scottish Song The yellow-hair'd laddie sat doun on yon brae. Bahooky – Backside, bum. Bawface – Describes someone with a big round face. Ben – Mountain, or through. Bide – Depending on the context, means wait, or stay.

Blether – Talkative, when referred to a person. To “have a blether” is to have a chat. Boke – Vomit. “He gies me the boke”. He makes me want to vomit. Bonnie – Beautiful. Efter the breck, a cello fower-some makit up wi Wendy Weatherby, Ron Shaw, Fiona Gang doun wi a sang book an SuA Lee, played music maistlins composed an fully arranged bi Wendy Weatherby, that played alang wi Rod Paterson singin a walin o Soutar's poems, the likes o, The Tryst, Cadger Jimmy, Sang, The Performance of the Young Men, Lauch Whan Ye Can, Saint Dod.

The bride cam tripping doun the stair, Wi the scales o red gowd on her hair. And awa wi' me thou sould gang. And O. quoth she, ann I were as white, End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of A Book of Ballads, Volume 4, by Various *** END OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK A BOOK OF BALLADS, VOLUME 4 *** ***** This file should be named h.

Doun Quotes O luely, luely cam she in And luely she lat doun: I kent her be her caller lips And her breists sae sma'an'roun'. A'thru the nicht we spak nae word Nor sinder'd bane frae bane: A'thru the nicht I heard her hert Gang soundin' wi'myain.

The rentalbook, wi' its black cover and brass clasps, was lying beside him; and a book of sculduddery sangs was put betwixt the leaves, to keep it open at the place where it bore evidence against the goodman of Primrose Knowe, as behind the hand with his mails and duties.

I met wi' twa dink quines in particlar, ane o' them a sonsie, fine fodgel lass, baith braw and bonie; the tither was a clean-shankit, straught, tight, weel-far'd winch, as blythe's a lintwhite on a flowerie thorn, and as sweet and modest's a new blawn plumrose in a hazle shaw.

- they were baith bred to mainners by the beuk, and onie ane o' them. Thrawn Janet. by Robert Louis Stevenson. The Reverend Murdoch Soulis was long minister of the moorland parish of Balweary, in the vale of Dule.

A severe, bleak-faced old man, dreadful to his hearers, he dwelt in the last years of his life, without relative or servant or any human company, in the small and lonely manse under the Hanging Shaw. A maist waesum sicht. Yeir Grace, Ah’m weill uised wi seein fowk dee, but A dinna mynd tellin ye, it aye gies me a sair hert ti see oniebodie gang doun wi Greigorie’s Ill.

Yon’s no a daith Ah’d wush on ma warst fae. (Queen moans again) It is ayont ma pouer ti richt ye masell, but Ah can tell ye the siccar cure. Includes a 4 page booklet. A 12 page Song Book can be downloaded free from the link below. Jim Reid's 'Wild Geese' album, first issued inimmediately established him as one of Scotland's finest Wild Geese: 'Far abin the Angus Straths I saw the Wild Geese Flee' The album includes many of Jim's finest songs including his setting of Helen Cuickshamk's poem Shy Geordie as a song.

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aboot -- The loun wis aboot five year auld. Ballad Book by Katherine Lee Bates (ed.) Part 4 out of 4. homepage; Index of Ballad Book; Previous part (3) Never was such a burial Sin' Adam's days begun. * * * * * FAIR ANNIE.

Learn to mak' your bed, Annie, And learn to lie your lane; For I am going ayont the sea, A braw bride to bring hame. "Wi' her I'll get baith gowd and gear. The Exiles sang The Fair Flower of Northumberland in on their Topic album The Hale and the Hanged.

Get ye doun frae my horse, ye're a brazen-faced hour, Tae gang wi a. Ye gang wi' a toss o' yer chin; And there walks a shadow atween 's, Nannie, A dark ane though it be thin.

But noo, whan I see ye gang, Nannie, Eident at what's to be dune, Liltin a haiveless sang, Nannie, I wud kiss yer verra shune. Wi' yer silken net on yer hair, Nannie, I'.

The rental-book, wi’ its black cover and brass clasps, was lying beside him; and a book of sculduddery sangs was put betwixt the leaves, to keep it open at the place where it bore evidence against the goodman of Primrose Knowe, as behind the hand with his mails and duties.

Fair Annie she gat word That her love's ship was come at last, Wi' his bright young Bride aboard. She 's ta'en her young son in her arms, 45 Anither in her hand; And she 's gane up to the highest tower, Looks over sea and land. 'Come doun, come doun, my mother dear, Come aff the castle wa'.

For wanting o’ a sang.” 20 And when he came to the King’s chamber, He loutit on his knee, “O what may be your gracious will Wi’ an auld frail man like me?” “I want a sang, harper,” he said, 25 “I want a sang richt speedilie; And gin ye dinna make a sang, I’ll hang ye up on the gallows tree.”.

At the same time, doun in England, this same Old English Tunge gaed a different gate, mellin wi Norman French an Latin tae gie thaim the Tudor English: o William Shakespeare. Sadly for the Scots Tung, the Union o the Crouns in heralded the ascendancy o written English ower spoken Scots—an fower hunner year o the abune linguistic.

Sae doun he sat, and thocht of a’ that had come an’ gane since he was in Ba’weary, an’ his hame, an’ the days when he was a bairn an’ ran daffin’ on the braes; and that black man aye ran in his held like the owercome of a sang. Aye the mair he thocht, the mair he thocht o’ the black man.

Soulis, he hardly kenned why, ran after him; but he was sair forjaskit wi’ his walk an’ the het, unhalesome weather; and rin as he likit, he got nae mair than a glisk o’ the black man amang the birks, till he won doun to the foot o’ the hill-side, an’ there he saw him ance mair, gaun, hap, step, an’ lowp, ower Dule water to the manse.

Scots isna juist English written wi orra wirds an spellins. It haes its ain grammar an aw. If aw ye dae is tak an English text an chynge the spellins an swap a puckle wirds it'll juist be Scotched English an no Scots. Sae here is a guid place tae go if ye luve Scots as mic as I.

Gang doun the far shouther o't, and ye'll see a burn which flows into a loch; gang on to the loch-foot, and ye 'll see a great deep hole in the hillside, what they ca' the Nick o' the Hurlstanes; gang through it, and ye 'll strike the Criven Burn, which flows into the Callowa; gang doun that water till it.

A’, all. Ae, one. Aff, off. Afore, before. Aigre, sour. Aik, the oak. Ain, own. Air, an open sea-beach. Airn, iron. A-low, ablaze. Amang, among. An, if. Ance, once. A a — That was a hard one. a — That wis a hard ane. about — I spoke about her brother for about an hour.

aboot, anent — A spak anent her brither for aboot an hoor. above — Nobody is above the law. abuin — Naebodie is abuin the law. accuse delate -it add add -it, eik -it. An the Laird said tae Moses, Gang on afore the people, an tak a wheen o the heidsmen o Israel wi ye, an tak in yer haund the staff that wis raxt oot ower the Nile, an gang.

See, A will tak ma steid afore ye on the craig in Horeb; an whan ye gie the stane a blaw, watter will. Then doun the stair an line the watterside Wait yer turn the ferry's awa Then doun the stair an line the watterside Aa the bricht chaumers are eerie The drummie is polisht, the drummie is braw He cannae be seen for his wabbin ava He's beezed himsell up for a photie an aa Tae leave wi his Lola, his dearie Fareweill ye banks o Sicily.

"Thrawn Janet" by Robert Louis Stevenson The Reverend Murdoch Soulis was long minister of the moorland parish of Balweary, in the vale of Dule. A severe, bleak-faced old man, dreadful to his hearers, he dwelt in the last years of his life, without relative or servant or any human company, in the small and lonely.

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It aye comes ower me wi’ a spang: “Lordsake! they Thamson lads — (Deil hang. Or Else Lord Mend Them!) — An’ that Wanchancy Annual Sang. I .Ewan MacColl sang The Barnyards o' Delgaty on his Folkways album Popular Scottish Songs.

He also printed this song in his book Folk Songs and Ballads of Scotland. Alex Campbell sang Barnyards o' Delgaty at a folk concert recorded in London in May that was published in the same year on the Decca album Hootenanny in London.