Works with a theme of nature (118)

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  1. David Rintoul

    A Fiddler In The North

    “Amang the trees, where humming bees ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by David Rintoul

  2. Phyllis Logan

    A Winter Night

    “When biting Boreas, fell and dour ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  3. Kate Dickie

    A sonnet upon sonnets

    “Fourteen, a sonneteer thy praises sings; ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Kate Dickie

  4. Simon Donald

    Address to the Woodlark

    “O Stay, sweet warbling woodlark stay ...”

    A poem written in 1795 and performed by Simon Donald

  5. Phyllida Law

    Address, to the shade of Thomson, on crowning his bust, at Ednam, Roxburghshire, with bays

    “While virgin Spring, by Eden's flood ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Phyllida Law

  6. Simon Tait

    Adown winding Nith I did wander

    “Adown winding Nith I did wander ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Simon Tait

  7. Simon Tait

    Allan water

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

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Simon Tait

  8. Douglas Henshall

    As I cam down by yon castle wa'

    “As I cam down by yon castle wa ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  9. Juliet Cadzow

    Ay Waukin O

    “Simmer's a pleasant time ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Juliet Cadzow

  10. Cal Macaninch

    Banks of Cree

    “Here is the glen and here the bower ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  11. Crawford Logan

    Bessy and her Spinning Wheel

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

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Crawford Logan

  12. John Ramage

    Blythe hae I been on yon hill

    “Blythe hae I been on yon hill ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by John Ramage

  13. Simon Donald

    Bonie Bell

    “The smiling spring comes in rejoicing ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Simon Donald

  14. Karen Dunbar

    Bonie Jean

    “There was a lass and she was fair ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Karen Dunbar

  15. Annette Crosbie

    Ca' the Yowes to the Knowes (2nd version)

    “Ca' the yowes to the knowes ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  16. Dawn Steele

    Castle Gordon

    “Streams that glide in orient plains ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Dawn Steele

  17. Paul Young

    Cauld is the e'enin blast

    “Cauld is the e'enin blast ...”

    A poem performed by Paul Young

  18. Bill Paterson

    Composed In August

    “Now westlin winds and slaught'ring guns ...”

    A song written in 1783 and performed by Bill Paterson

  19. Gerry Carruthers

    Composed in Spring

    “Again rejoicing Nature sees ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  20. Crawford Logan

    Corn Rigs

    “It was upon a Lammas night ...”

    A song written in 1771-9 and performed by Crawford Logan

  21. Douglas Henshall

    Craigieburn wood

    “Sweet close the evening on Craigieburn-wood ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  22. Siobhan Redmond

    Dainty Davie

    “Now rosy May comes in wi' flowers ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  23. Gary Lewis

    Elegy on Peg Nicholson

    “Peg Nicholson was a good bay mare ...”

    An elegy written in 1790 and performed by Gary Lewis

  24. Alan Cumming

    Epigram on Mr James Gracie

    “Gracie, thou art a man of worth, ...”

    An epigram written in 1795 and performed by Alan Cumming

  25. Stuart McQuarrie

    Epistle to John Ranken

    “O rough, rude, ready-witted Rankine ...”

    An epistle written in 1784 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  26. Lorraine McIntosh

    Fair Jenny

    “Where are the joys I have met in the morning ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  27. Clare Grogan

    Farewell to the Banks of Ayr

    “The gloomy night is gath'ring fast ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Clare Grogan

  28. Dougray Scott

    Fragment - Epistle from Esopus to Maria

    “From these drear solitudes and frowzy Cells ...”

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by Dougray Scott

  29. John Gordon Sinclair

    Green Grow The Rashes

    “Green grow the rashes, o ...”

    A song written in 1783 and performed by John Gordon Sinclair

  30. Hannah Gordon

    Here's His Health In Water

    “Altho' my back be at the wa', ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  31. Elaine C Smith

    I Dream'd I Lay

    “I dream'd I lay where flowers were springing ...”

    A song written in 1771-9 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  32. Denis Lawson

    I Love My Jean

    “Of a' the airts the wind can blaw, ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Denis Lawson

  33. Stella Gonet

    Impromptu On Mrs Riddell's Birthday, 4th November 1793

    “Old Winter, with his frosty beard ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by Stella Gonet

  34. Paul Higgins

    Inconstancy in Love

    “Let not Woman e'er complain ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Paul Higgins

  35. 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

  36. Liam Brennan

    Lassie wi' the lintwhite locks

    “Lassie wi' the lintwhite locks, ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Liam Brennan

  37. Dawn Steele

    Lines on the Fall of Fyers, near Loch Ness

    “Among the heathy hills and ragged woods ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Dawn Steele

  38. Douglas Henshall

    Lines, wrote by Burns, while on his deathbed

    “He who of Ranken sang, lies stiff and dead ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  39. Gerda Stevenson

    Logan Braes

    “O Logan, sweetly didst thou glide ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  40. Midge Ure

    Lovely Polly Stewart

    “O Lovely Polly Stewart! ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Midge Ure

  41. David Rintoul

    My Bonie Bell

    “The smiling Spring comes in rejoicing ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by David Rintoul

  42. HRH The Prince of Wales

    My Heart's In The Highlands

    “My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by HRH The Prince of Wales

  43. Stella Gonet

    My Nanie's Awa

    “Now in her green mantle blithe Nature arrays ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Stella Gonet

  44. Paul Young

    Nature's Law

    “Let other heroes boast their scars ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Paul Young

  45. Midge Ure

    O Bonie was yon rosy brier

    “O Bonie was yon rosy brier ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Midge Ure

  46. Juliet Cadzow

    O Raging Fortune's Withering Blast

    “O raging Fortune's withering blast ...”

    A poem performed by Juliet Cadzow

  47. Phil McKee

    O wat ye wha's in yon town

    “O wat ye wha's in yon town ...”

    A song performed by Phil McKee

  48. Billy Boyd

    O, were I on Parnassus Hill

    “O were I on Parnassus hill ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  49. Richard Wilson

    Ode to Spring

    “When maukin bucks, at early f ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Richard Wilson

  50. Hannah Gordon

    On A Bank Of Flowers

    “On a bank of flowers, in a summer day, ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  51. Denis Lawson

    On Chloris requesting me to give her a spray of a sloe-thorn in full blossom

    “From the white-blossom'd sloe, my dear ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Denis Lawson

  52. Paul Young

    On Miss PK

    “Young Peggy blooms our boniest lass ...”

    A song written in 1784 and performed by Paul Young

  53. Gary Lewis

    On Miss Wilhelmina Alexander

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

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  54. Phyllis Logan

    On Scaring Some Water Fowl In Loch Turit

    “Why, ye tenants of the lake ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  55. Crawford Logan

    On Seeing A Wounded Hare

    “INHUMAN man! curse on thy barb'rous art ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Crawford Logan

  56. Barbara Rafferty

    On seeing Miss Fontenelle in a Favourite Character

    “Sweet naivete of feature ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  57. Liam Brennan

    On the Birth of a Posthumous Child, born in peculiar circumstances of Family-Distress

    “Sweet flow'ret, pledge o' meikle love, ...”

    A poem written in 1790 and performed by Liam Brennan

  58. Kate Dickie

    On the death of the late Lord President Dundas

    “Lone on the bleaky hills, the straying flocks ...”

    An elegy written in 1787 and performed by Kate Dickie

  59. Phyllis Logan

    One Night As I Did Wander

    “One night as I did wander ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  60. Phyllis Logan

    Paraphrase Of The First Psalm

    “The man, in life wherever plac'd ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  61. Lorraine McIntosh

    Phillis The Fair

    “While larks with little wing ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  62. Multiple Readers

    Philly And Willy

    “O Philly, happy be that day ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Multiple Readers

  63. Hannah Gordon

    Poem On Pastoral Poetry

    “Hail, Poesie! thou Nymph reserv'd! ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  64. Billy Boyd

    Raving winds around her blowing

    “Raving winds around her blowing ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  65. Crawford Logan

    Revision for Clarinda

    “Go on, sweet bird, and soothe my care ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Crawford Logan

  66. Laura Fraser

    Robin shure in hairst

    “Robin shure in hairst ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Laura Fraser

  67. Lorraine McIntosh

    Scotch Song

    “Now Spring has clad the grove in green ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  68. Laura Fraser

    Scotish Song

    “Behold, my love, how green the groves ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Laura Fraser

  69. Paul Higgins

    Sensibility how charming

    “Sensibility how charming ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Paul Higgins

  70. Liz Lochhead

    Sketch

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

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Liz Lochhead

  71. Gerry Mulgrew

    Song composed at Auchtertyre on Miss Euphemia Murray of Lentrose

    “By Oughtertyre grows the aik ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  72. Crawford Logan

    Sonnet On Hearing A Thrush Sing

    “Sing on, sweet thrush, upon the leafless bough ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Crawford Logan

  73. Phyllida Law

    Sonnet, on the death of Robert Riddel, Esq. of Glen Riddel, April 1974

    “No more, ye warblers of the wood, no more ...”

    An epitaph performed by Phyllida Law

  74. Alan Cumming

    Sweet Afton

    “Flow gently, sweet Afton! amang thy green braes, ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Alan Cumming

  75. Tam Dean Burn

    Sweet fa's the eve on Craigieburn

    “Sweet fa's the eve on Craigieburn ...”

    A poem written in 1795 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  76. Tom Fleming

    The Auld Farmer's New-Year-Morning Salutation To His Auld Mare, Maggie

    “A Guid New-year I wish thee, Maggie ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tom Fleming

  77. Maureen Beattie

    The Banks O' Doon (First Version)

    “Sweet are the banks -- the banks o' Doon ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  78. Ian McDiarmid

    The Banks O' Doon (Second Version)

    “Ye flowery banks o' bonie Doon, ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  79. Gerda Stevenson

    The Banks O' Doon (Third Version)

    “Ye banks and braes o' bonie Doon ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  80. Shirley Henderson

    The Banks of Nith

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

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Shirley Henderson

  81. Dawn Steele

    The Banks of the Devon

    “How pleasant the banks of the clear winding Devon ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Dawn Steele

  82. Annette Crosbie

    The Birks of Aberfeldy

    “Bony lassie, will ye go ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  83. Dougray Scott

    The Bob o'Dumblane

    “As I cam down by yon castle wa ...”

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by Dougray Scott

  84. Blythe Duff

    The Bonie Moor-Hen

    “The heather was blooming, the meadows were mawn ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Blythe Duff

  85. Liam Brennan

    The Braes o' Ballochmyle

    “The Catrine woods were yellow seen, ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Liam Brennan

  86. Multiple Readers

    The Brigs of Ayr

    “The simple Bard, rough at the rustic plough ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Multiple Readers

  87. Siobhan Redmond

    The Calf

    “Right, sir! your text I'll prove it true ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  88. Tom Fleming

    The Charming Month Of May

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

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Tom Fleming

  89. Annette Crosbie

    The Gardener wi' his paidle

    “When rosy May comes in wi' flowers ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  90. Bill Paterson

    The Humble Petition Of Bruar Water

    “My lord, I know your noble ear ...”

    An epitaph written in 1787 and performed by Bill Paterson

  91. Phil McKee

    The Lass of Cessnock Banks

    “On Cessnock banks a lassie dwells ...”

    A song performed by Phil McKee

  92. Dawn Steele

    The Lazy Mist

    “the lazy mist hangs from the brow of the hill ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Dawn Steele

  93. 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

  94. Barbara Rafferty

    The Night was still

    “The night was still, and o'er the hill ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  95. John Shedden

    The Northern Lass

    “Though cruel fate should bid us apart ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by John Shedden

  96. Gerda Stevenson

    The Ploughman

    “The Ploughman he's a bony lad ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  97. Gerda Stevenson

    The Ploughman's Life

    “As I was a-wand'ring ae morning in spring ...”

    A song written in 1771-9 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  98. Stuart McQuarrie

    The Posie

    “O luve will venture in where it daur na weel be seen ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  99. Joyce Falconer

    The Primrose

    “Dost ask me, why I send thee here ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Joyce Falconer

  100. Gerry Mulgrew

    The Rosebud

    “A rosebud by my early walk ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  101. Hannah Gordon

    The White Cockade

    “My love was born in Aberdeen, ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  102. Maureen Beattie

    The Winter It Is Past

    “The winter it is past, and the summer comes at last ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  103. Elaine C Smith

    The Wren's Nest (Fragment)

    “The Robin cam to the wren's nest ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  104. John Shedden

    The auld man's winter thought

    “But lately seen in gladsome green ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by John Shedden

  105. Phyllida Law

    The laddies by the banks o' Nith

    “The ladies by the banks o' Nith ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Phyllida Law

  106. Laura Fraser

    The lea-rig

    “When o'er the hill the eastern star ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Laura Fraser

  107. Billy Boyd

    The small birds rejoice

    “The small birds rejoice in the green leaves returning ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  108. Cal Macaninch

    Their groves o' sweet myrtle

    “Their groves o' sweet myrtle let Foreign Lands reckon ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  109. Maureen Beattie

    To A Mountain Daisy

    “Wee, modest crimson-tipped flow'r ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  110. Dougray Scott

    To Mary in Heaven

    “Thou lingering star with lessening ray ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Dougray Scott

  111. Gerry Carruthers

    To W. Simpson, Ochiltree

    “I gat your letter, winsome Willie ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  112. Robert Carlyle

    To a Louse

    “Ha! whaur ye gaun , ye crowlin ferlie? ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  113. Brian Cox

    To a Mouse

    “Wee sleekit cow'rintim'rous beastie ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Brian Cox

  114. Ralph Riach

    Up In The Morning Early

    “Cauld blaws the wind frae east to west ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Ralph Riach

  115. Karen Dunbar

    What will I do gin my Hoggie die

    “What will I do gin my Hoggie die, ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Karen Dunbar

  116. Ian McDiarmid

    Winter A Dirge

    “The wintry west extends his blast ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  117. Gerry Mulgrew

    Yon wild mossy mountains

    “Yon wild, mossy mountains sae lofty and wide ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

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