Works written in 1785 (40)

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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. Liam Brennan

    Address to the Deil

    “O Thou! Whatever title suit thee! ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Liam Brennan

  3. Alan Cumming

    Death and Doctor Hornbook

    “Some books are lies frae end to end, ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Alan Cumming

  4. Ian McDiarmid

    Epistle To Davie, A Brother Poet

    “While winds frae aff Ben-Lomond blaw ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  5. David Rintoul

    Epistle To J. Lapraik

    “While briers an' woodbines budding green ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by David Rintoul

  6. John Sessions

    Epistle To The Rev. John M'math

    “While at the stook the shearers cow'r ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by John Sessions

  7. John Sessions

    Epitaph On Holy Willie

    “Here Holy Willie's sair worn clay ...”

    An epitaph written in 1785 and performed by John Sessions

  8. Daniela Nardini

    Epitaph on John Dove, Innkeeper

    “Here lies Johnny Pidgeon, ...”

    An epitaph written in 1785 and performed by Daniela Nardini

  9. Blythe Duff

    Epitaph on a Wag in Mauchline

    “Lament 'im, Mauchline husbands a' ...”

    An epitaph written in 1785 and performed by Blythe Duff

  10. Ralph Riach

    Halloween

    “Upon that night, when fairies light ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Ralph Riach

  11. Richard Wilson

    Holy Willie's Prayer

    “O Thou, who in the heavens does dwell ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Richard Wilson

  12. Blythe Duff

    Lines Addressed to Mr John Ranken

    “Ae day, as Death, that grusome carl ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Blythe Duff

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. Alan Cumming

    On An Innkeeper Nicknamed The Marquis

    “Here lies a mock Marquis, whose titles were shamm'd ...”

    An epitaph written in 1785 and performed by Alan Cumming

  16. Phyllis Logan

    One Night As I Did Wander

    “One night as I did wander ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  17. David Rintoul

    Scotch Drink

    “Let other poets raise a fracas ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by David Rintoul

  18. David Rintoul

    Second Epistle To J. Lapraik

    “While new-ca'd kye rowte at the stake ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by David Rintoul

  19. Liz Lochhead

    Sketch

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

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Liz Lochhead

  20. Alan Cumming

    The Bonniest Lass

    “The bonniest lass that ye meet neist ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Alan Cumming

  21. Liam Brennan

    The Braes o' Ballochmyle

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

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Liam Brennan

  22. Vivien Heilbron

    The Holy Fair

    “Upon a simmer Sunday morn ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Vivien Heilbron

  23. 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

  24. Douglas Henshall

    The Jolly Beggars : I am a son of Mars

    “I am a Son of Mars who have been in many wars ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Douglas Henshall

  25. Hannah Gordon

    The Jolly Beggars : John Highlandman

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

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Hannah Gordon

  26. 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

  27. Robert Carlyle

    The Jolly Beggars : Merry Andrew

    “Sir Wisdom's a fool when he's fou ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  28. Dougray Scott

    The Jolly Beggars : My Bonie Lass I Work in Brass

    “My bonie lass I work in brass ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Dougray Scott

  29. John Shedden

    The Jolly Beggars : See the Smoking Bowl Before us

    “See the smoking bowl before us ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by John Shedden

  30. Tam Dean Burn

    The Jolly Beggars : Sir Wisdom's a fool when he's fou

    “Sir Wisdom's a fool when he's fou ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  31. Maureen Beattie

    The Jolly Beggars : Sodger Laddie

    “I once was a maid, tho' I cannot tell when ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  32. Alan Cumming

    The Mauchline Wedding

    “When Eighty five was seven month auld ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Alan Cumming

  33. David Rintoul

    The Twa Dogs

    “Twas in that place o' Scotland's isle ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by David Rintoul

  34. Crawford Logan

    The Vision

    “The sun had clos'd the winter day ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Crawford Logan

  35. Crawford Logan

    The Vision Suppressed

    “With secret throes I marked that earth ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Crawford Logan

  36. David Rintoul

    Third Epistle To J. Lapraik

    “Guid speed and furder to you, Johnie ...”

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by David Rintoul

  37. Gerry Carruthers

    To W. Simpson, Ochiltree

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

    An epistle written in 1785 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  38. Robert Carlyle

    To a Louse

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

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  39. Brian Cox

    To a Mouse

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

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Brian Cox

  40. Douglas Henshall

    Verses addressed to J Ranken

    “I am a keeper of the law ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Douglas Henshall

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