Works with a theme of life (28)

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  1. Lorraine McIntosh

    Annotations in Verse

    “Wisdom and Science - honor'd Powers! ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  2. Crawford Logan

    Bessy and her Spinning Wheel

    “O leeze me on my spinnin-wheel ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Crawford Logan

  3. John Bett

    Elegy on Mr William Cruikshank A.M.

    “Now honest William's gaen to Heaven ...”

    An elegy written in 1795 and performed by John Bett

  4. David Hayman

    Epistle to Captain William Logan at Park

    “Hail, thairm-inspirin, rattlin Willie! ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by David Hayman

  5. Lorraine McIntosh

    Farewell Thou Stream

    “Farewell, thou stream that winding flows ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  6. Lorraine McIntosh

    Fragment - Why, Why Tell Thy Lover

    “Why, why tell thy lover ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  7. Alex Norton

    Here's a bottle and an honest friend

    “Here's, a bottle and an honest friend! ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Alex Norton

  8. Alison Peebles

    I Rede you beware o' the Ripples

    “I rede you beware o' the ripples, young man ...”

    A song performed by Alison Peebles

  9. Alex Norton

    I hae a wife o my ain

    “I hae a wife o my ain ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Alex Norton

  10. Gary Lewis

    Letter to James Tennant, Glenconner

    “Auld com'rade dear and brither sinner ...”

    An epistle written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  11. Gary Lewis

    My Peggy's Face

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

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Gary Lewis

  12. John Bett

    O poortith cauld and restless love

    “O Poortith cauld and restless love ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by John Bett

  13. Alison Peebles

    Occasional Address, Spoken by Miss Fontenelle, on her benefit night

    “Still anxious to secure a partial favour, ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by Alison Peebles

  14. Lorraine McIntosh

    On Captain Lascelles

    “When Lascelles thought fit from this world to depart ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  15. Lorraine McIntosh

    On Robert Riddel

    “To Riddel, much-lamented man ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  16. Lorraine McIntosh

    Phillis The Fair

    “While larks with little wing ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  17. Stella Gonet

    Sketch New Year's Day. To Mrs Dunlop

    “This day, Time winds th' exhausted chain ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Stella Gonet

  18. Shirley Henderson

    The Banks of Nith

    “The Thames flows proudly to the sea ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Shirley Henderson

  19. Juliet Cadzow

    The First Psalm

    “The man, in life where-ever plac'd ...”

    A poem performed by Juliet Cadzow

  20. Stuart McQuarrie

    The Inventory

    “Sir, as your mandate did request ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  21. John Bett

    The Solemn League and Covenant

    “The Solemn League and Covenant ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Bett

  22. John Bett

    The Toadeater

    “No more of your titled acquaintances boast ...”

    A poem performed by John Bett

  23. Liz Lochhead

    To Dr Maxwell, on Miss Jessy Staig's recovery

    “Maxwell, if merit here you crave ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Liz Lochhead

  24. Liz Lochhead

    Written In Friars' Carse Hermitage

    “Thou whom chance may hither lead ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Liz Lochhead

  25. Cal Macaninch

    Written Under The Picture of the Celebrated Miss Burns

    “Cease, ye prudes, your envious railing ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Cal Macaninch

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