Works with a theme of sex (69)

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  1. Alex Norton

    A Ballad [While prose work and rhymes]

    “While prose-work and rhymes ...”

    A song performed by Alex Norton

  2. David Hayman

    A Fragment

    “Green grow the rashes O ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by David Hayman

  3. Gerry Carruthers

    Adam Armour's Prayer

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

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  4. Gerda Stevenson

    Andrew And His Cutty Gun

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

    A song performed by Gerda Stevenson

  5. Douglas Henshall

    As I look'd over yon castle wa'

    “As I looked o'er yon castle wa' ...”

    A poem performed by Douglas Henshall

  6. 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

  7. Siobhan Redmond

    Bonie Dundee

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

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  8. Ralph Riach

    Bonie Mary

    “When Mary cam over the border ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Ralph Riach

  9. Juliet Cadzow

    Brose and Butter

    “Jenny sits up i' the laft ...”

    A poem performed by Juliet Cadzow

  10. Derek Riddell

    Comin' O'er the Hills o' Coupar

    “Donald Brodie met a lass ...”

    A song performed by Derek Riddell

  11. Kate Dickie

    Comin' thro' the rye [alternate version]

    “O gin a body meet a body ...”

    A poem performed by Kate Dickie

  12. Siobhan Redmond

    Denty Daivy

    “Bein pursued by the dragoons ...”

    A song performed by Siobhan Redmond

  13. Gerry Mulgrew

    Duncan Davidson

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

    A poem performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  14. Juliet Cadzow

    Duncan Gray

    “Can ye play me Duncan Gray ...”

    A song performed by Juliet Cadzow

  15. Denis Lawson

    Duncan Macleerie

    “Duncan Macleerie and Janet his wife, ...”

    A song performed by Denis Lawson

  16. Kate Dickie

    Ellibanks

    “Ellibanks and ellibraes ...”

    A poem performed by Kate Dickie

  17. Juliet Cadzow

    Errock Brae

    “O Errock stane, may never maid ...”

    A song performed by Juliet Cadzow

  18. Crawford Logan

    Gie The Lass Her Fairing

    “O gie the lass her fairing,lad ...”

    A song performed by Crawford Logan

  19. Dougray Scott

    Green grow the rashes [an older edition]

    “Green grow the rashes o ...”

    A song performed by Dougray Scott

  20. 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

  21. Paul Young

    He Till't and She Till't

    “He till't, and she till't ...”

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by Paul Young

  22. Laura Fraser

    How can I keep my maidenhead

    “How can I keep my maidenhead ...”

    A poem performed by Laura Fraser

  23. Alison Peebles

    I Rede you beware o' the Ripples

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

    A song performed by Alison Peebles

  24. Simon Tait

    Jenny Macraw

    “Jenny Macraw was a bird o' the game ...”

    A poem performed by Simon Tait

  25. Shirley Henderson

    Jockey was a Bonny Lad

    “My Jockey is a bonny lad ...”

    A song performed by Shirley Henderson

  26. Eileen McCallum

    John Anderson my Jo [alt]

    “John Anderson, my Jo, John ...”

    A song performed by Eileen McCallum

  27. Simon Donald

    Ken ye na our Lass, Bess?

    “O ken ye na our lass, Bess? ...”

    A song written in and performed by Simon Donald

  28. Paul Higgins

    Let me in this ae night

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

    A song performed by Paul Higgins

  29. Phil McKee

    Logan Water

    “The Logan burn, the Logan braes ...”

    A poem performed by Phil McKee

  30. Billy Boyd

    Madgie cam to my bed stock

    “Madgie cam to my bedstock ...”

    A poem performed by Billy Boyd

  31. Gerry Carruthers

    Muirland Meg

    “Among our young lassies there's Muirland Meg ...”

    A song performed by Gerry Carruthers

  32. Laura Fraser

    My Auntie Jean held to the shore

    “My Auntie Jean held to the shore ...”

    A poem performed by Laura Fraser

  33. 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

  34. Simon Tait

    My love she's but a lassie yet

    “My love she's but a lassie yet ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Simon Tait

  35. Gary Lewis

    Nae Hair On't

    “Yestreen I wed a lady fair ...”

    A poem performed by Gary Lewis

  36. Gerry Mulgrew

    O gin I had her

    “O gin I had her ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  37. Derek Riddell

    O saw ye my Maggie

    “Saw ye my Maggie? ...”

    A song performed by Derek Riddell

  38. Daniela Nardini

    Our John's Brak Yestreen

    “Twa neebor wives sat i' the sun, ...”

    A song performed by Daniela Nardini

  39. Stuart McQuarrie

    Our gudewife's sae modest

    “Our gudewife's sae modest ...”

    A song performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  40. Siobhan Redmond

    Put Butter In My Donald's Brose

    “Put butter in my Donalds brose ...”

    A song performed by Siobhan Redmond

  41. Simon Donald

    Robert Burns' Answer [to 'Epistle from a Taylor to Robert Burns']

    “What ails ye now, ye lousie bitch ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Simon Donald

  42. Jonathan Watson

    She Rose and Loot Me In

    “The night her silent sable wore ...”

    A song performed by Jonathan Watson

  43. John Cairney

    She's Hoy'd Me Out O' Lauderdale

    “There liv'd a lady in Lauderdale ...”

    A poem performed by John Cairney

  44. Annette Crosbie

    Supper is na ready

    “Roseberry to his lady says ...”

    A song performed by Annette Crosbie

  45. John Shedden

    Tail Todle

    “Our gudewife held o'er to Fife ...”

    A poem performed by John Shedden

  46. John Sessions

    The Fornicator

    “Ye jovial boys who love the joys ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by John Sessions

  47. David Hayman

    The Lass o' Liviston

    “The bonny lass o' Liviston ...”

    A poem performed by David Hayman

  48. Crawford Logan

    The Mill Mill-O. Original

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

    A song performed by Crawford Logan

  49. Kate Dickie

    The Modiewark

    “The modiewark has done me ill ...”

    A poem performed by Kate Dickie

  50. David Hayman

    The Patriarch

    “As honest Jacob on a night ...”

    A song performed by David Hayman

  51. Phyllis Logan

    The Rantin Dog, The Daddie O't

    “O wha my babie-clouts will buy ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  52. Gerda Stevenson

    The Rantin Laddie

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

    A poem performed by Gerda Stevenson

  53. Alex Norton

    The Tarbolton Lasses

    “If ye gae up to yon hill-tap ...”

    A poem written in 1771-9 and performed by Alex Norton

  54. Gary Lewis

    The Taylor fell thro' the bed

    “The Taylor fell thro' the bed, thimble an' a' ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Gary Lewis

  55. Karen Dunbar

    The Trogger

    “As I cam down by Annan side ...”

    A song performed by Karen Dunbar

  56. Phil McKee

    The Yellow, yellow Yorlin'

    “It fell on a day, in the flow'ry month o' May ...”

    A song performed by Phil McKee

  57. Juliet Cadzow

    There Cam A Cadger

    “There cam a cadger out o' Fife ...”

    A song performed by Juliet Cadzow

  58. Billy Boyd

    There's hair on't

    “O'ere yestreen I stented graith ...”

    A poem performed by Billy Boyd

  59. 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

  60. Tam Dean Burn

    Tweedmouth Town

    “Near Tweedmouth town there liv'd three maids ...”

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

  61. Phil McKee

    Wad ye do that?

    “Gudewife, when your gudeman's frae hame ...”

    A song performed by Phil McKee

  62. Douglas Henshall

    We're a' gaun southie, O

    “Callum cam to Campbell's court ...”

    A poem performed by Douglas Henshall

  63. Simon Donald

    Wha the Deil can hinder the wind to blaw?

    “It fell about the blythe new-year ...”

    A song written in and performed by Simon Donald

  64. Maureen Beattie

    Wha'll Mow Me Now

    “O Wha'll mow me now, my jo, ...”

    A song performed by Maureen Beattie

  65. Robert Carlyle

    When Princes and Prelates

    “Princes and Prelates and het-headed zealots ...”

    A poem written in 1792 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  66. Stella Gonet

    Will ye na can ye na let me be

    “There liv'd a wife in Whistle-cockpen ...”

    A poem performed by Stella Gonet

  67. 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

  68. Gerry Carruthers

    Ye hae lien wrang, Lassie

    “Your rosy cheeks are turn'd sae wan ...”

    A poem performed by Gerry Carruthers

  69. Tam Dean Burn

    Yon, yon, yon lassie

    “I never saw a silken gown ...”

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

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