Works with a theme of woman (128)

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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. John Cairney

    A Waukrife Minnie

    “Whaur are you gaun, my bony lass, ...”

    A poem written in 1789 and performed by John Cairney

  3. 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

  4. 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

  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. Paul Higgins

    Auld Rob Morris

    “There's Auld Rob Morris that wons in yon glen ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Paul Higgins

  8. Cal Macaninch

    Banks of Cree

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

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  9. Crawford Logan

    Bessy and her Spinning Wheel

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

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Crawford Logan

  10. Karen Dunbar

    Bonie Jean

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

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Karen Dunbar

  11. Alex Norton

    Broom Besoms [A]

    “I maun hae a wife, whatsoe'er she be ...”

    A poem performed by Alex Norton

  12. Paul Young

    Cauld is the e'enin blast

    “Cauld is the e'enin blast ...”

    A poem performed by Paul Young

  13. Gerry Mulgrew

    Clarinda (Mistress of my soul)

    “Clarinda, mistress of my soul ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  14. Gerry Mulgrew

    Duncan Davidson

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

    A poem performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  15. Dawn Steele

    Duncan Davison

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

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Dawn Steele

  16. Denis Lawson

    Duncan Macleerie

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

    A song performed by Denis Lawson

  17. Tam Dean Burn

    Eppie Mcnab

    “O saw ye my dearie, my Eppie Mcnab ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  18. John Ramage

    Esteem For Chloris

    “Ah, Chloris, since it may not be ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Ramage

  19. Lorraine McIntosh

    Farewell Thou Stream

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

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Lorraine McIntosh

  20. Derek Riddell

    Fragment

    “Her flowing locks, the raven's wing ...”

    A poem performed by Derek Riddell

  21. 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

  22. Simon Tait

    Fragment [Montgomery's Peggy]

    “Altho' my bed were in yon muir ...”

    A song performed by Simon Tait

  23. Crawford Logan

    Gie The Lass Her Fairing

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

    A song performed by Crawford Logan

  24. Tam Dean Burn

    Godly Girzie

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

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

  25. Dougray Scott

    Green grow the rashes [alternate version]

    “Green grow the rashes o ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Dougray Scott

  26. Dougray Scott

    Green grow the rashes [alternate version]

    “Green grow the rashes o ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Dougray Scott

  27. Dougray Scott

    Green grow the rashes [an older edition]

    “Green grow the rashes o ...”

    A song performed by Dougray Scott

  28. John Ramage

    Had I a cave

    “Had I a cave on some wild, distant shore ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by John Ramage

  29. Liam Brennan

    Handsome Nell

    “O Once I lov'd a bonnie lass, ...”

    A poem written in 1771-9 and performed by Liam Brennan

  30. Midge Ure

    Here's to thy health my bonie lass

    “Here's to thy health, my bonie lass ...”

    A song written in 1780 and performed by Midge Ure

  31. Denis Lawson

    I Love My Jean

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

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Denis Lawson

  32. Barbara Rafferty

    I do confess thou art sae fair

    “I do confess thou art sae fair ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  33. Bill Paterson

    I'll Aye Ca' In By Yon Town

    “I'll aye ca' in by yon town, ...”

    An epitaph performed by Bill Paterson

  34. Dawn Steele

    I'll Tell You a Tale of a Wife

    “I'll tell you a tale of a wife ...”

    A song written in 1789 and performed by Dawn Steele

  35. Daniela Nardini

    I'm o'er young to Marry Yet

    “I'm o'er young, I'm o'er young, ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Daniela Nardini

  36. Paul Higgins

    Inconstancy in Love

    “Let not Woman e'er complain ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Paul Higgins

  37. Annette Crosbie

    It Was A' For Our Rightfu' King

    “It was a' for our rightfu' king ...”

    A song written in 1794 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  38. Douglas Henshall

    It is na, Jean, thy bonie face

    “It is na, Jean, thy bonie face ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  39. Crawford Logan

    Jessie A New Scots Song

    “True hearted was he, the sad swain o' the Yarrow ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Crawford Logan

  40. Juliet Cadzow

    Johnie Blunt

    “There liv'd a man in yonder glen ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Juliet Cadzow

  41. Daniela Nardini

    Jumpin John

    “The lang lad they ca' jumpin John ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Daniela Nardini

  42. Paul Higgins

    Kellyburnbraes

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

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Paul Higgins

  43. Annette Crosbie

    Lady Onlie, Honest Lucky

    “A' the lads o Thornie-bank ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Annette Crosbie

  44. Phyllis Logan

    Lament Of Mary, Queen Of Scots, On The Approach Of Spring

    “Now Nature hangs her mantle green ...”

    A poem written in 1791 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  45. John Cairney

    Lovely Davies

    “O how shall I, unskilfu', try ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by John Cairney

  46. Midge Ure

    Lovely Polly Stewart

    “O Lovely Polly Stewart! ...”

    A song written in 1791 and performed by Midge Ure

  47. Billy Boyd

    Madgie cam to my bed stock

    “Madgie cam to my bedstock ...”

    A poem performed by Billy Boyd

  48. Ralph Riach

    Merry Hae I Been Teethin A Heckle

    “O Merry hae I been teethin' a heckle ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Ralph Riach

  49. Stella Gonet

    Monody on Maria

    “How cold is that bosom which folly once fired ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Stella Gonet

  50. Gerry Carruthers

    Muirland Meg

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

    A song performed by Gerry Carruthers

  51. Billy Boyd

    My Eppie

    “An O, my Eppie ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Billy Boyd

  52. Eddi Reader

    My Tochers the Jewel

    “O meikle thinks my Luve o' my beauty ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Eddi Reader

  53. 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

  54. John Bett

    My bony Mary

    “Go fetch to me a pint o' wine ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by John Bett

  55. 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

  56. Dougray Scott

    My wife's a winsome wee thing

    “She is a winsome wee thing ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Dougray Scott

  57. Midge Ure

    O Bonie was yon rosy brier

    “O Bonie was yon rosy brier ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Midge Ure

  58. Cal Macaninch

    O Gat ye me wi' naething

    “Gat ye me, O gat ye me ...”

    A poem performed by Cal Macaninch

  59. Billy Boyd

    O Mally's meek, Mally's sweet

    “O Mally's meek, Mally's sweet ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  60. Derek Riddell

    O Saw ye bonie Lesley

    “O saw ye bonie Lesley ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Derek Riddell

  61. Tom Fleming

    O Tibbie, I Hae Seen The Day

    “O Tibbie, I hae seen the day ...”

    A song written in 1771-9 and performed by Tom Fleming

  62. Elaine C Smith

    O Whistle, and I'll come to ye, my lad

    “O Whistle, and I'll come to ye, my lad ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  63. Alex Norton

    O ay my wife she dang me

    “O ay my wife she dang me ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by Alex Norton

  64. Gerry Mulgrew

    O gin I had her

    “O gin I had her ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  65. Elaine C Smith

    O ken ye what Meg o' the mill has gotten

    “O ken ye what Meg o' the mill has gotten ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  66. John Bett

    O poortith cauld and restless love

    “O Poortith cauld and restless love ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by John Bett

  67. Derek Riddell

    O saw ye my Maggie

    “Saw ye my Maggie? ...”

    A song performed by Derek Riddell

  68. 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

  69. John Bett

    O wat ye wha that lo'es me

    “O wat ye wha that lo'es me ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by John Bett

  70. 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

  71. John Bett

    On Jessy Lewars

    “Talk not to me of savages ...”

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by John Bett

  72. John Ramage

    On Miss J. Scott, of Ayr

    “Oh! had each Scot of ancient times ...”

    A poem performed by John Ramage

  73. Paul Young

    On Miss PK

    “Young Peggy blooms our boniest lass ...”

    A song written in 1784 and performed by Paul Young

  74. Gary Lewis

    On Miss Wilhelmina Alexander

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

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  75. Paul Higgins

    On Willie Chalmers

    “Madam, ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Paul Higgins

  76. Barbara Rafferty

    On seeing Miss Fontenelle in a Favourite Character

    “Sweet naivete of feature ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  77. John Ramage

    Pinned to Mrs Riddell's carriage

    “If you rattle along like your mistress's tongue ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Ramage

  78. Billy Boyd

    Raving winds around her blowing

    “Raving winds around her blowing ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  79. Cal Macaninch

    Saw Ye My Phely

    “O Saw ye my dearie, my Phely? ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  80. Gerry Mulgrew

    She's fair and fause

    “she's fair and fause that causes my smart ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  81. Liz Lochhead

    Sketch

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

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Liz Lochhead

  82. Simon Tait

    Song [Tho' women's minds, like winter winds]

    “Tho' women's minds, like winter winds ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Simon Tait

  83. 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

  84. Annette Crosbie

    Supper is na ready

    “Roseberry to his lady says ...”

    A song performed by Annette Crosbie

  85. John Cairney

    The Answer, to the Guidwife of Wauchope-House

    “Guidwife, I mind it weel in early date, ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by John Cairney

  86. Cal Macaninch

    The Blue-Eyed Lassie

    “I gaed a waefu' gate, yestreen ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Cal Macaninch

  87. Dougray Scott

    The Bob o'Dumblane

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

    A poem written in 1796 and performed by Dougray Scott

  88. 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

  89. Billy Boyd

    The Captain's Lady

    “O mount and go ...”

    A song written in 1790 and performed by Billy Boyd

  90. Multiple Readers

    The Cares o' Love

    “The cares o' Love are sweeter far ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Multiple Readers

  91. 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

  92. Denis Lawson

    The Henpecked Husband

    “Curs'd be the man, the poorest wretch in life, ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Denis Lawson

  93. 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

  94. Phil McKee

    The Lass of Cessnock Banks

    “On Cessnock banks a lassie dwells ...”

    A song performed by Phil McKee

  95. John Cairney

    The Lassie Gath'ring Nits

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

    A song performed by John Cairney

  96. 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

  97. Juliet Cadzow

    The Minstrel at Lincluden

    “As I stood by yon roofless tower ...”

    A song performed by Juliet Cadzow

  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. John Cairney

    The Ronalds of the Bennals

    “In Tarbolton, ye ken, there are proper young men, ...”

    A poem written in 1780 and performed by John Cairney

  100. Alex Norton

    The Tarbolton Lasses

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

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

  101. 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

  102. Barbara Rafferty

    Then Guidwife count the lawin

    “Gane is the day and mirk's the night ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  103. Daniela Nardini

    There cam a Soger

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

    A poem performed by Daniela Nardini

  104. Billy Boyd

    There's hair on't

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

    A poem performed by Billy Boyd

  105. John Ramage

    Thine am I, my Chloris fair

    “Thine am I, my Chloris fair ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Ramage

  106. Crawford Logan

    Though fickle fortune has deceived me

    “Though fickle fortune has deceived me ...”

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

  107. Denis Lawson

    Tibbie Fowler

    “Tibbie Fowler o' the glen ...”

    A song written in 1796 and performed by Denis Lawson

  108. John Bett

    To Chloris

    “'Tis Friendship's pledge, my young, fair Friend ...”

    A poem written in 1795 and performed by John Bett

  109. Liam Brennan

    To Clarinda

    “Fair Empress of the Poet's soul, ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Liam Brennan

  110. John Ramage

    To Maria

    “'Praise Woman still!' his Lordship says ...”

    A poem written in 1793 and performed by John Ramage

  111. Simon Donald

    To Miss Ainslie, in Church

    “Fair maid, you need not take the hint ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by Simon Donald

  112. John Shedden

    To Miss Ferrier

    “Nae heathen name I shall prefix ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by John Shedden

  113. Stella Gonet

    To Miss Graham of Fintry

    “Here, where the Scotish Muse immortal lives ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Stella Gonet

  114. John Shedden

    To Miss Isabella MacLeod

    “The crimson blossom charms the bee ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by John Shedden

  115. David Hayman

    To Miss Logan

    “Again the silent wheels of time ...”

    A poem written in 1787 and performed by David Hayman

  116. Tam Dean Burn

    To Mrs C

    “Thou flattering mark of friendship kind ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  117. Billy Boyd

    To the beautiful Miss Eliza J-n, on her principles of liberty and equality

    “How liberty, girl, can it be by thee nam'd? ...”

    A poem written in 1788 and performed by Billy Boyd

  118. John Ramage

    Twas na her bonie blue e'e

    “'Twas na her bonie blue e'e was my ruin ...”

    A song written in 1795 and performed by John Ramage

  119. Douglas Henshall

    We're a' gaun southie, O

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

    A poem performed by Douglas Henshall

  120. 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

  121. John Shedden

    Where Helen Lies

    “O that I were where Helen lies ...”

    A song written in 1788 and performed by John Shedden

  122. Paul Higgins

    Where braving angry Winter's Storms

    “Where braving angry Winter's storms ...”

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Paul Higgins

  123. 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

  124. John Ramage

    Wilt thou be my Dearie

    “Wilt thou be my Dearie ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by John Ramage

  125. 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

  126. Gerry Carruthers

    Ye hae lien wrang, Lassie

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

    A poem performed by Gerry Carruthers

  127. Gerry Mulgrew

    Yon wild mossy mountains

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

    A song written in 1787 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  128. Tam Dean Burn

    Yon, yon, yon lassie

    “I never saw a silken gown ...”

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

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