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牋牋牋?The Bressay Lullaby

牋牋牋?The Shetland Folk Book Vol. 1


牋牋牋?Noted down by Mrs. E.J. Smith, Sandness, Shetland, from her mother's singing.

牋牋牋牋牋?This wasn't exactly the way I learned it, but it's the way it was set down in Norman Buchan's little book "101 Scottish Songs" (?1962 Wm. Collins and Co., Glasgow and London.)


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牋牋牋牋牋?Baloo balilly, baloo balilly, baloo, balilli, baloo ba


牋牋牋牋牋?Gae awa peerie fairies (3)

牋牋牋牋牋?Fae oor bairn noo.


牋牋牋牋牋?Dan come boannie angels (3)

牋牋牋牋牋?Ta wir peerie bairn.


牋牋牋牋牋?Dey'll sheen ower da cradle (3)

牋牋牋牋牋?O wir peerie bairn.




The Bressay Lullaby is recorded on the album In the Kind Land