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A Jacobite Legacy (book)

A collection of Scottish songs from the Jacobite risings (1690- 1746). From Bonnie Dundee to Bonnie Prince Charlie. A short history of the Jacobite Risings in songs and words. Compiled and written by Peter Kay.

From the author's preface:

"This historical study was written originally as a script for "The Lancashire Drift", Nick Dow's excellent folk music program on BBC Radio Lancashire..." Peter Kay March 1995

Details

Instruments:
Scots song
Tune Types:
Air, Dance tunes
Date:
1995
Origin:
Scottish
Articulations:
Staff notation
Authors:
Peter Kay
ISBN:
0-952530-50-3
Book format:
A5
Occasions:
Ceilidh, St Andrew's Night
Pages:
48
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Table of contents

  • Ye Jacobites By Name
  • Bonnie Dundee
  • The Braes of Killiecrankie
  • The Massacre of Glencoe
  • The Haughs of Cromdale
  • The Parcel of Rogues
  • The Three Healths
  • Cam Ye o'er Frae France
  • Derwenwaters Farewell
  • The Sherramuir Fight
  • Lady Keith's Lament
  • Wha'll Be KIng But Charlie
  • Wha Wadna Fecht for Charlie
  • Johnnie Cope
  • The Battle of Prestonpans
  • Wi a Hundred Pipers
  • Sound the Pibroch
  • Fate of Charlie
  • Will Ye no Come Back Again
  • Come o'er the Stream Charlie
  • Skye Boat Song
  • Jamie
  • I Hae but Son (Cam ye by Athol) Will Ye go to Sherrifmuir
  • Loch Lomond
  • O'er the Water to Charlie
  • The White Cockade
  • The Wee Wee German Lairdie
  • The Highlanders Lament
  • The Highlanders Farewell
  • Bonnie Moorhen
  • The Highland Widows Lament
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