Works with a theme of beauty (40)

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  1. Simon Tait

    Adown winding Nith I did wander

    “Adown winding Nith I did wander ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Simon Tait

  2. Simon Tait

    Allan water

    “By Allan-side I chanc'd to rove ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Simon Tait

  3. Richard Wilson

    Beware o' Bonie Ann

    “Ye gallants bright, I rede you right, ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Richard Wilson

  4. Bill Paterson

    Bonnie Peg

    “As I cam in by our gate-end ...”

    An epitaph performed by Bill Paterson

  5. Ian McDiarmid

    Complimentary Epigram On Maria Riddell

    “"Praise Woman still," his lordship roars, ...”

    An epigram written in 1793 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  6. Derek Riddell

    Delia

    “Fair the face of orient day ...”

    A poem performed by Derek Riddell

  7. Alan Cumming

    Elegy On The Late Miss Burnet Of Monboddo

    “Life ne'er exulted in so rich a prize, ...”

    An elegy written in 1791 and performed by Alan Cumming

  8. Stuart McQuarrie

    Fairest Maid on Devon Banks

    “Fairest maid on Devon banks ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  9. Derek Riddell

    Fragment

    “Her flowing locks, the raven's wing ...”

    A poem performed by Derek Riddell

  10. Simon Donald

    Hey for a Lass wi' a Tocher

    “Awa wi' your witchcraft o' beauty's alarms ...”

    A song written in 1796 and performed by Simon Donald

  11. Barbara Rafferty

    I do confess thou art sae fair

    “I do confess thou art sae fair ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  12. Crawford Logan

    Jessie A New Scots Song

    “True hearted was he, the sad swain o' the Yarrow ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Crawford Logan

  13. John Cairney

    Lovely Davies

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

    A song written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

  14. Crawford Logan

    Mark Yonder Pomp

    “Mark yonder pomp of costly fashion ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Crawford Logan

  15. Ralph Riach

    Mary Morison

    “O Mary, at thy window be ...”

    A song written in 1780 and performed by Ralph Riach

  16. David Rintoul

    My Bonie Bell

    “The smiling Spring comes in rejoicing ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by David Rintoul

  17. Billy Boyd

    My Eppie

    “An O, my Eppie ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Billy Boyd

  18. Gary Lewis

    My Peggy's Face

    “My Peggy's face, my Peggy's form ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Gary Lewis

  19. Billy Boyd

    O Mally's meek, Mally's sweet

    “O Mally's meek, Mally's sweet ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  20. Derek Riddell

    O Saw ye bonie Lesley

    “O saw ye bonie Lesley ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Derek Riddell

  21. John Sessions

    O Wert Thou In The Cauld Blast

    “O wert thou in the cauld blast ...”

    A song written in 1796 and performed by John Sessions

  22. Elaine C Smith

    O Whistle, and I'll come to ye, my lad

    “O Whistle, and I'll come to ye, my lad ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  23. John Bett

    O wat ye wha that lo'es me

    “O wat ye wha that lo'es me ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by John Bett

  24. Simon Tait

    O were my Love yon Lilack fair

    “O were my Love yon Lilack fair ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Simon Tait

  25. Paul Young

    On Miss PK

    “Young Peggy blooms our boniest lass ...”

    A song written in 1784 and performed by Paul Young

  26. Gary Lewis

    On Miss Wilhelmina Alexander

    “'Twas ev'n, the dewy fields were green ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  27. John Ramage

    On seeing Mrs Kemble in Yarico

    “Kemble, thou cur'st my unbelief ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Ramage

  28. Liz Lochhead

    Sketch

    “Hail Poesie! Thou nymph reserv'd! ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Liz Lochhead

  29. Robert Carlyle

    The Belles of Mauchline

    “In Mauchline there dwells six proper young belles, ...”

    A song written in 1784 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  30. Cal Macaninch

    The Blue-Eyed Lassie

    “I gaed a waefu' gate, yestreen ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  31. Tom Fleming

    The Charming Month Of May

    “It was the charming month of May ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Tom Fleming

  32. Phil McKee

    The Lass of Cessnock Banks

    “On Cessnock banks a lassie dwells ...”

    A song performed by Phil McKee

  33. Dougray Scott

    The Lovers morning salute to his Mistress

    “Sleep'st thou, or walk'st thou, fairest creature ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Dougray Scott

  34. Phyllida Law

    Theniel Menzies bonie Mary

    “In comin' by the brig o' Dye ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Phyllida Law

  35. John Bett

    To Chloris

    “'Tis Friendship's pledge, my young, fair Friend ...”

    A poem written in 1795 and performed by John Bett

  36. John Ramage

    To Maria

    “'Praise Woman still!' his Lordship says ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by John Ramage

  37. Cal Macaninch

    To Miss Cruickshank, a very young Lady

    “Beauteous rose-bud, young and gay ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  38. John Shedden

    To Miss Isabella MacLeod

    “The crimson blossom charms the bee ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by John Shedden

  39. Karen Dunbar

    To the Memory of the Unfortunate Miss Burns

    “Like to a fading flower in May, ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Karen Dunbar

  40. Barbara Rafferty

    Verses intended to be written below a noble Earl's picture

    “Whose is that noble, dauntless brow? ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

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