Works read by John Cairney

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  1. John Gordon Sinclair

    A Poet's Welcome To His Love Begotten Daughter

    “Thou's welcome, wean; mishanter fa' me, ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by John Cairney and John Gordon Sinclair

  2. John Cairney

    A Waukrife Minnie

    “Whaur are you gaun, my bony lass, ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by John Cairney

  3. Ralph Riach

    Epistle To A Young Friend

    “I Lang hae thought, my youthfu' friend ...”

    An epistle written in 1786 and performed by John Cairney and Ralph Riach

  4. Ralph Riach

    Gude Wallace

    “'O, for my ain king,' quo' gude Wallace ...”

    A song written in 1796 and performed by John Cairney and Ralph Riach

  5. John Cairney

    Lament for James, Earl of Glencairn

    “The wind blew hollow frae the hills ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

  6. John Cairney

    Lovely Davies

    “O how shall I, unskilfu', try ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

  7. John Cairney

    Orananaoig, or The Song of Death

    “Farewell, thou fair day; thou green earth; and ye skies, ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

  8. John Cairney

    Sae Far Awa

    “O sad and heavy should I part ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

  9. John Cairney

    She's Hoy'd Me Out O' Lauderdale

    “There liv'd a lady in Lauderdale ...”

    A poem performed by John Cairney

  10. John Cairney

    The Answer, to the Guidwife of Wauchope-House

    “Guidwife, I mind it weel in early date, ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by John Cairney

  11. John Cairney

    The Bonie Lass Made The Bed To Me

    “When Januar wind was blawing cauld, ...”

    A poem written in 1795 and performed by John Cairney

  12. John Cairney

    The Farewell

    “Farewell, old Scotia's bleak domains, ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by John Cairney

  13. John Cairney

    The Lassie Gath'ring Nits

    “There was a lass, and a bonie lass, ...”

    A song performed by John Cairney

  14. John Cairney

    The Ronalds of the Bennals

    “In Tarbolton, ye ken, there are proper young men, ...”

    A poem written in 1780 and performed by John Cairney

  15. John Cairney

    There'll Never Be Peace Till Jamie Comes Hame

    “By yon Castle wa', at the close of the day, ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

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