Works written in 1786 (65)

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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. Siobhan Redmond

    A Dream

    “Guid-Mornin' to our Majesty ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  3. David Hayman

    A Fragment

    “Green grow the rashes O ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by David Hayman

  4. Phyllis Logan

    A Winter Night

    “When biting Boreas, fell and dour ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  5. Gerry Mulgrew

    A dedication to Gavin Hamilton Esq

    “Expect na, sir, in this narration ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  6. Gerry Carruthers

    Adam Armour's Prayer

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

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  7. Maureen Beattie

    Address Of Beelzebub

    “Long life, my Lord, an' health be yours ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  8. Richard Wilson

    Address To The Toothache

    “My curse upon your venom'd stang ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Richard Wilson

  9. Phyllis Logan

    Address To The Unco Guid

    “O ye wha are sae guid yoursel' ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  10. Juliet Cadzow

    Address to Edinburgh

    “Edina! Scotia's darling seat! ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Juliet Cadzow

  11. John Gordon Sinclair

    Address to a Haggis

    “Fair fa' your honest, sonsie face ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by John Gordon Sinclair

  12. Gerry Carruthers

    Composed in Spring

    “Again rejoicing Nature sees ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  13. Maureen Beattie

    Despondency

    “Oppress'd with grief, oppress'd with care ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  14. Phyllis Logan

    Epigram On Rough Roads

    “I'm now arrived -- thanks to the gods ...”

    An epigram written in 1786 and performed by Phyllis Logan

  15. Ralph Riach

    Epistle To A Young Friend

    “I Lang hae thought, my youthfu' friend ...”

    An epistle written in 1786 and performed by Ralph Riach

  16. Paul Higgins

    Epistle from a Taylor to Robert Burns

    “What waefu' news is this I hear ...”

    An epistle written in 1786 and performed by Paul Higgins

  17. David Hayman

    Epistle to Captain William Logan at Park

    “Hail, thairm-inspirin, rattlin Willie! ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by David Hayman

  18. Gerry Carruthers

    Epistle to James Smith

    “Dear Smith, the sleest, pawkie thief ...”

    An epistle written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  19. Paul Higgins

    Epitaph for Gavin Hamilton Esq

    “The poor man weeps - here Gavin sleeps ...”

    An epitaph written in 1786 and performed by Paul Higgins

  20. Elaine C Smith

    Epitaph for Robert Aiken Esq;

    “Know thou, O stranger to the fame ...”

    An epitaph written in 1786 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  21. Elaine C Smith

    Epitaph on Wee Johnie

    “Whoe'er thou art, O reader, know, ...”

    An epitaph written in 1786 and performed by Elaine C Smith

  22. Tam Dean Burn

    Extempore reply to an invitation

    “Sir, Yours this moment I unseal ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  23. Tam Dean Burn

    Extempore to Mr Gavin Hamilton

    “To you, sir, this summons I've sent ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  24. Phil McKee

    Farewell to Eliza

    “From thee, Eliza, I must go ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Phil McKee

  25. Clare Grogan

    Farewell to the Banks of Ayr

    “The gloomy night is gath'ring fast ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Clare Grogan

  26. 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

  27. Gary Lewis

    Highland Lassie O

    “Nae gentle dames tho' ne'er sae fair ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  28. Tam Dean Burn

    Jeremiah 15th, Ch 10 V

    “Ah, woe is me, my mother dear! ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  29. Gary Lewis

    Letter to James Tennant, Glenconner

    “Auld com'rade dear and brither sinner ...”

    An epistle written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  30. David Hayman

    Lines To An Old Sweetheart

    “Once fondly lov'd, and still rememb'red dear ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by David Hayman

  31. 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

  32. Brian Cox

    Lines on Meeting with Lord Daer

    “This wot ye all whom it concerns ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Brian Cox

  33. Paul Young

    Nature's Law

    “Let other heroes boast their scars ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Paul Young

  34. Gerry Mulgrew

    O gin I had her

    “O gin I had her ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  35. Gary Lewis

    On Miss Wilhelmina Alexander

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

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  36. Blythe Duff

    On Wee Johnie

    “Whoe'er thou art, O reader, know ...”

    An epitaph written in 1786 and performed by Blythe Duff

  37. Paul Higgins

    On Willie Chalmers

    “Madam, ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Paul Higgins

  38. Blythe Duff

    On a Scotch Bard Gone to the West Indies

    “A' ye wha live by sowps o' drink ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Blythe Duff

  39. 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

  40. Joyce Falconer

    Rusticity's ungainly Form

    “Rusticity's ungainly form ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Joyce Falconer

  41. Ian McDiarmid

    Second Epistle to Davie

    “I'm three times doubly o'er your debtor ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Ian McDiarmid

  42. Eileen McCallum

    Tam Samson's Elegy

    “Has auld Kilmarnock seen the Deil? ...”

    An elegy written in 1786 and performed by Eileen McCallum

  43. Tom Fleming

    The Auld Farmer's New-Year-Morning Salutation To His Auld Mare, Maggie

    “A Guid New-year I wish thee, Maggie ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tom Fleming

  44. Alex Norton

    The Author's Earnest Cry and Prayer

    “Ye Irish lords, ye knights an' squires ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Alex Norton

  45. Multiple Readers

    The Brigs of Ayr

    “The simple Bard, rough at the rustic plough ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Multiple Readers

  46. Siobhan Redmond

    The Calf

    “Right, sir! your text I'll prove it true ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  47. John Cairney

    The Farewell

    “Farewell, old Scotia's bleak domains, ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by John Cairney

  48. Crawford Logan

    The Farewell. To the Brethren of St James's Lodge, Tarbolton

    “Adieu! A heart-warm, fond adieu! ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Crawford Logan

  49. Stuart McQuarrie

    The Inventory

    “Sir, as your mandate did request ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Stuart McQuarrie

  50. Gerry Mulgrew

    The Jolly Beggars : I am a bard of no regard

    “I am a bard of no regard ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  51. David Hayman

    The Lament. Occasioned by the Unfortunate Issue of a Friend's Amour

    “O thou pale orb that silent shines ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by David Hayman

  52. Barbara Rafferty

    The Night was still

    “The night was still, and o'er the hill ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

  53. John Shedden

    The Northern Lass

    “Though cruel fate should bid us apart ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by John Shedden

  54. Derek Riddell

    The Ordination

    “Kilmarnock Wabsters, fidge an' claw ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Derek Riddell

  55. 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

  56. Gary Lewis

    The Sons of Old Killie

    “Ye sons of old Killie, assembled by Willie ...”

    A song written in 1786 and performed by Gary Lewis

  57. Maureen Beattie

    To A Mountain Daisy

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

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Maureen Beattie

  58. John Shedden

    To Dr John MacKenzie

    “Friday first's the day appointed ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by John Shedden

  59. John Shedden

    To John Kennedy

    “Farewel, dear Friend! May Guid luck hit you ...”

    An epitaph written in 1786 and performed by John Shedden

  60. Tam Dean Burn

    To Mr Gavin Hamilton. Mauchline

    “I hold it, sir, my bounten duty ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  61. Jonathan Watson

    To Mr John Kennedy

    “Now, Kennedy if foot or horse ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Jonathan Watson

  62. Tam Dean Burn

    To Mrs C

    “Thou flattering mark of friendship kind ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Tam Dean Burn

  63. Derek Riddell

    To Ruin

    “All hail! inexorable lord! ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Derek Riddell

  64. Barbara Rafferty

    Verses intended to be written below a noble Earl's picture

    “Whose is that noble, dauntless brow? ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Barbara Rafferty

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