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Title:

Saint Kilda song

Tune:`4.F8D4CD/FA4.G8F/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: ``4.C`8A4GA/``CE4.D8C/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:bB
Time Signature:4/4
Length (no. of bars):12
Verses and lines:2 x 6 S
Bibliographic references: Edinburgh Magazine, p.360, 1787
Johnson, J. Scots M.M. III, p.250, no.241 [1790]
Morine, C. H. Maver's Scottish Melodies I, p.110, [1865]
Napier, W. Selection II, p.20, [1792]
Related names: Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
Morine, C. H. (Charles Harland), 1828-1879.
Napier, William, 1740?-1812.
Versions:

Song title: By the stream so cool and clear
References: Napier, W. Selection II, p.20, [1792] ;

Song title: Saint Kilda Song
First words: By the stream so cool and clear
References: Edinburgh Magazine, p.360, 1787 ; Johnson, J. Scots M.M. III, p.250, no.241 [1790] ;

Song title: Young Donald
First words: An ewig nicht
References: Morine, C. H. Maver's Scottish Melodies I, p.110, [1865] ;

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