Poetry Cafe 107: Mountains of Scotland

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Mountains of Scotland

Texts read and music played:

  1. Hamish MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
  2. Walter Scott: O Caledonia! (from Lay of the Last Minstrel)
  3. Thomas Campbell: Ben Lomond
  4. Frederick Delius: Song of the High Hills
  5. Ben Nevis Visitor’s Book (Poem)
  6. Mist-Covered Mountains
  7. William Renton: Mountain Twilight
  8. Arnold Bax: Mountain Mood
  9. Edwin Morgan: From a City Balcony
  10. Mark Knopfler: Wild Mountain Thyme
  11. Robert Louis Stevenson: In the Highlands
  12. Robert Burns: My Heart’s in the Highlands
  13. John Cameron: I will see the great mountains (sung in Gaelic)
  14. Lord Byron: Lochnagar
  15. Nan Shepherd: The Living Mountain
  16. Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no. 3, ‘Scottish’, 1st. movement

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