Works with a theme of regret (50)

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  1. John Gordon Sinclair

    A Bard's Epitaph

    “Is there a whim-inspired fool ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by John Gordon Sinclair

  2. Vivien Heilbron

    A Mother's Lament

    “Fate gave the word, the arrow sped ...”

    A work performed by Vivien Heilbron

  3. Shirley Henderson

    A Prayer, Under the Pressure of violent Anguish

    “O Thou Great Being! What Thou art ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Shirley Henderson

  4. Gerry Carruthers

    Adam Armour's Prayer

    “Gude pity me, because I'm little ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  5. Paul Higgins

    Ae Fond Kiss

    “Ae fond kiss and then we sever ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Paul Higgins

  6. Maureen Beattie

    Altho' He Has Left Me

    “Altho' he has left me for greed o' the siller ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  7. John Gordon Sinclair

    Anna Thy Charms

    “Anna, thy charms my bosom fire ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by John Gordon Sinclair

  8. David Rintoul

    Behold The Hour The Boat Arrive second version

    “Behold the hour, the boat arrive ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by David Rintoul

  9. David Rintoul

    Behold The Hour, The Boat, Arrive

    “Behold the hour, the boat, arrive ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by David Rintoul

  10. Gerda Stevenson

    Birthday Ode For 31st December, 1787

    “Afar the illustrious Exile roams ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  11. Alan Cumming

    Cock Up Your Beaver

    “When first my brave Johnie lad came to this town ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Alan Cumming

  12. Alan Cumming

    Come Rede Me Dame

    “Come rede me dame,come tell me, dame ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by Alan Cumming

  13. Siobhan Redmond

    Elegy On The Death of Sir James Hunter Blair

    “The lamp of day, with-ill presaging glare ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  14. 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

  15. Lorraine McIntosh

    Epitaph On Wm. Graham, Esq of Mossknowe

    “'Stop thief!' Dame nature called to Death ...”

    An epitaph written in 1794 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  16. Phil McKee

    Farewell to Eliza

    “From thee, Eliza, I must go ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Phil McKee

  17. John Gordon Sinclair

    Green Grow The Rashes

    “Green grow the rashes, o ...”

    A song written in 1783 and performed by John Gordon Sinclair

  18. David Rintoul

    Highland Mary

    “Ye banks, and braes, and streams around ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by David Rintoul

  19. Hannah Gordon

    I Love My Love In Secret

    “My Sandy gied to me a ring ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  20. Gerda Stevenson

    Jockey's Taen The Parting Kiss

    “Jockey's taen the parting kiss ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  21. Paul Higgins

    Kellyburnbraes

    “There lived a carl in Kellyburn Braes ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Paul Higgins

  22. Hannah Gordon

    Lament For The Absence Of William Creech, Publisher

    “Auld chuckie Reekie's sair distrest, ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  23. Liam Brennan

    Lines Written on a Banknote

    “Wae worth thy pow'r, thou cursed leaf! ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Liam Brennan

  24. Gerda Stevenson

    Logan Braes

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

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  25. Phyllis Logan

    Love In The Guise Of Friendship

    “Your friendship much can make me blest ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  26. Ralph Riach

    Mary Morison

    “O Mary, at thy window be ...”

    A song written in 1780 and performed by Ralph Riach

  27. Gerda Stevenson

    Musing On The Roaring Ocean

    “Musing on the roaring ocean ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Gerda Stevenson

  28. 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

  29. HRH The Prince of Wales

    My Luve is like a Red Red Rose

    “O My Luve is like a Red Red Rose ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by HRH The Prince of Wales

  30. Maureen Beattie

    No Cold Approach

    “No cold approach, no altered mien ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  31. Gerry Carruthers

    Remorse

    “Off all the numerous ills that hurt our peace ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  32. Crawford Logan

    Revision for Clarinda

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

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Crawford Logan

  33. Eileen McCallum

    Tam Lin

    “O I forbid ye, maidens a' ...”

    A song written in 1771-9 and performed by Eileen McCallum

  34. 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

  35. Ian McDiarmid

    The Banks O' Doon (Second Version)

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

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. Liam Brennan

    The Braes o' Ballochmyle

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

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Liam Brennan

  39. Hannah Gordon

    The Jolly Beggars : John Highlandman

    “A Highland lad my love was born, ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  40. Gerry Carruthers

    The Lass of Ecclefechan

    “Gat ye me, O gat ye me ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  41. Gerda Stevenson

    The Rantin Laddie

    “Aften hae I play'd at the cards and the dice ...”

    A poem performed by Gerda Stevenson

  42. Elaine C Smith

    The Slave's Lament

    “It was in sweet Senegal that my foes did me enthrall ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  43. 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

  44. 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

  45. Robert Carlyle

    Thou Gloomy December

    “Ance mair I hail thee, thou gloomy December ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  46. Phyllis Logan

    Thou Hast Left Me Ever Jamie

    “Thou hast left me ever, Jamie ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  47. Maureen Beattie

    To A Mountain Daisy

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

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  48. Douglas Henshall

    Verses addressed to J Ranken

    “I am a keeper of the law ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  49. 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

  50. Ian McDiarmid

    Winter A Dirge

    “The wintry west extends his blast ...”

    A poem written in 1781 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

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