Works with a theme of seduction (65)

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  1. Douglas Henshall

    A Fragment [When first I came to Stewart Kyle]

    “When first I came to Kyle Stewart ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  2. Tam Dean Burn

    And I'll kiss thee yet, yet

    “And I'll kiss thee yet, yet ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  3. Gerda Stevenson

    Andrew And His Cutty Gun

    “When a' the lave gaed to their bed ...”

    A song performed by Gerda Stevenson

  4. Tam Dean Burn

    As I went out ae May morning

    “As I went out ae may morning ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  5. Siobhan Redmond

    Bonie Dundee

    “O Whar gat ye that hauver-meal bannock ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  6. Karen Dunbar

    Comin' thro' the Rye

    “Comin thro' the rye, poor body, ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Karen Dunbar

  7. Crawford Logan

    Corn Rigs

    “It was upon a Lammas night ...”

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

  8. Elaine C Smith

    Cuddie the Cooper

    “There was a cooper they ca'd him Cuddy, ...”

    A song performed by Elaine C Smith

  9. Dawn Steele

    Duncan Davison

    “There was a lass, they ca'd her Meg ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Dawn Steele

  10. Juliet Cadzow

    Duncan Gray

    “Can ye play me Duncan Gray ...”

    A song performed by Juliet Cadzow

  11. Kate Dickie

    Ellibanks

    “Ellibanks and ellibraes ...”

    A poem performed by Kate Dickie

  12. Daniela Nardini

    Galloway Tam

    “O Galloway Tam came here to woo, ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Daniela Nardini

  13. Tam Dean Burn

    Godly Girzie

    “The nicht it was a haly nicht ...”

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

  14. Gerry Carruthers

    Green Sleeves

    “Green sleeves and tartan ties ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  15. Simon Donald

    Had I the wyte she bade me

    “Had I the wyte, had I the wyte ...”

    A song written in 1796 and performed by Simon Donald

  16. 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

  17. Phyllis Logan

    Jamie Come Try Me

    “Jamie, come try me ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  18. Shirley Henderson

    Jockey was a Bonny Lad

    “My Jockey is a bonny lad ...”

    A song performed by Shirley Henderson

  19. Daniela Nardini

    John come kiss me now

    “O John, come kiss me now, now, now; ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Daniela Nardini

  20. Paul Higgins

    Let me in this ae night

    “O lassie, art thou sleeping yet ...”

    A song performed by Paul Higgins

  21. Robbie Coltrane

    Libel Summons

    “In truth and honour's name.-Amen. ...”

    A poem performed by Robbie Coltrane

  22. Stuart McQuarrie

    My Ain Kind Dearie

    “I'll lay thee o'er the lee-rig ...”

    A song performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  23. Stuart McQuarrie

    My Lady's gown there's gairs upon't

    “My lady's gown there's gairs upon't ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  24. Denis Lawson

    My Wife's a wanton wee thing

    “My wife's a wanton, wee thing, ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Denis Lawson

  25. Gerry Carruthers

    My girl she's airy

    “My girl she's airy, she's buxom and gay ...”

    A song written in 1784 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  26. Barbara Rafferty

    O Can Ye Labour Lee, Young Man

    “I fee'd a man at Martinmas ...”

    A song performed by Barbara Rafferty

  27. Robert Carlyle

    O Leave Novels

    “O leave novels, ye Mauchline belles ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  28. Stuart McQuarrie

    O May thy morn

    “O May, thy morn was ne'er sae sweet ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  29. John Gordon Sinclair

    O Steer Her Up

    “O steer her up, an' haud her gaun ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by John Gordon Sinclair

  30. Vivien Heilbron

    O can ye labour lea

    “O can ye labour lea , young man, ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Vivien Heilbron

  31. Crawford Logan

    O gude ale comes and gude ale goes

    “O gude ale comes and gude ale goes ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Crawford Logan

  32. John Ramage

    O this is no my ain lassie

    “O this is no my ain lassie ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by John Ramage

  33. 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

  34. Alison Peebles

    Rattlin' Roarin' Willie

    “O Rattlin, roarin Willie ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Alison Peebles

  35. Eddi Reader

    Scotish Ballad

    “Last May a braw wooer cam down the lang glen ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Eddi Reader

  36. Jonathan Watson

    She Rose and Loot Me In

    “The night her silent sable wore ...”

    A song performed by Jonathan Watson

  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. Phyllis Logan

    The Braw Wooer

    “Last May, a braw wooer cam doun the lang glen ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  39. Elaine C Smith

    The Couper o Cuddy

    “The Couper o' Cuddy came here awa, ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  40. Paul Higgins

    The Deuks dang o'er my Daddie

    “The bairns gat out wi' an unco shout ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Paul Higgins

  41. Denis Lawson

    The Hue and Cry of John Lewars

    “A thief, and a murderer! Stop her who can! ...”

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by Denis Lawson

  42. Alan Cumming

    The Jolly Beggars : Fiddlers Tune

    “Let me ryke up to dight that tear ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Alan Cumming

  43. Multiple Readers

    The Jolly Beggars : Love and Liberty - A Cantata

    “When lyart leaves bestrow the yird, ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Multiple Readers

  44. Derek Riddell

    The Jolly Gauger

    “There was a jolly gauger, a gauging he did ride, ...”

    A song performed by Derek Riddell

  45. John Cairney

    The Lassie Gath'ring Nits

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

    A song performed by John Cairney

  46. Joyce Falconer

    The Linkin' Laddie

    “Waes me that e'er I made your bed! ...”

    A song written in and performed by Joyce Falconer

  47. Crawford Logan

    The Mill Mill-O. Original

    “As I came down yon water side ...”

    A song performed by Crawford Logan

  48. Kate Dickie

    The Modiewark

    “The modiewark has done me ill ...”

    A poem performed by Kate Dickie

  49. Gerda Stevenson

    The Ploughman - merry muses

    “The ploughman he's a bonny lad ...”

    A song performed by Gerda Stevenson

  50. Alison Peebles

    The Shepherd's Wife

    “The Shepherd's wife cries o'er the knowe ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Alison Peebles

  51. Annette Crosbie

    The Tailor

    “The tailor came to clout the claise ...”

    A poem performed by Annette Crosbie

  52. Shirley Henderson

    The Taylor

    “The Taylor he cam here to sew ...”

    A song performed by Shirley Henderson

  53. Karen Dunbar

    The Trogger

    “As I cam down by Annan side ...”

    A song performed by Karen Dunbar

  54. Hannah Gordon

    The White Cockade

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

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  55. 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

  56. Vivien Heilbron

    There Grows A Bonnie Brier Bush

    “There grows a bonnie brier bush in our kail-yard ...”

    A song performed by Vivien Heilbron

  57. Daniela Nardini

    There cam a Soger

    “There cam a soger here to stay, ...”

    A poem performed by Daniela Nardini

  58. Hannah Gordon

    There's a youth in this city

    “There's a youth in this city, it were a great pity ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  59. Annette Crosbie

    There's news lasses news

    “There's news lasses news ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  60. Alex Norton

    They took me to the Haly Band

    “They took me to the haly band ...”

    A poem performed by Alex Norton

  61. Denis Lawson

    Tibbie Fowler

    “Tibbie Fowler o' the glen ...”

    A song written in 1796 and performed by Denis Lawson

  62. Shirley Henderson

    To the Weaver's gin ye go

    “My heart was ance as blythe and free ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Shirley Henderson

  63. Eddi Reader

    Wha is that at my bower door?

    “Wha is that at my bower-door? ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Eddi Reader

  64. Stuart McQuarrie

    When she cam ben she bobbed

    “O when she cam ben she bobbed fu' law ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  65. Joyce Falconer

    Ye'se get a hole to hide it in

    “O will ye speak at our town ...”

    A song written in and performed by Joyce Falconer

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