- ISBN 0954426886
- ISBN13 978-0954426880
- Author Catherine Smith,John Cairney
- Publisher Masonic Publishing Company (January 12, 2009)
- Pages 318
- Formats azw mobi mbr mobi
- Category Biography
- Size ePub 1527 kb
- Size Fb2 1100 kb
- Rating: 4.7
- Votes: 158
Catherine Smith, John Cairney (Foreword).
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Cairney portrayed Burns in a solo stage show from 1965 to 1981. He not only performs on this cassette, but also selected and arranged the poems and musical elements. Lilting tunes often introduce a piece, and the familiar melody of "Auld Lang Syne" plays throughout that reading. Tam o'Shanter," "To a Mouse," "To a Louse," and "A Red, Red Rose" are here, as well as the less well known "Mary Morison," "Of a' the Airts," and "The Banks of Doon. But this is a great cheap Robert Burns intro.
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Robert Burns (25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796), also known familiarly as Rabbie Burns, the National Bard, Bard of Ayrshire and the Ploughman Poet and various other names and epithets, was a Scottish poet and lyricist. He is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland and is celebrated worldwide.
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A poem written in 1784 and performed by John Cairney and John Gordon Sinclair. Whaur are you gaun, my bony lass,. A poem written in 1789 and performed by John Cairney. Epistle To A Young Friend. I Lang hae thought, my youthfu' friend. An epistle written in 1786 and performed by John Cairney and Ralph Riach. O, for my ain king,' quo' gude Wallace. A song written in 1796 and performed by John Cairney and Ralph Riach. Lament for James, Earl of Glencairn. The wind blew hollow frae the hills.
Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and . Cairney’s paintings have been exhibited in New Zealand and in Scotland. On the Trail of Robert Burns. The Quest for Robert Louis Stevenson.
Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. His Nine Lives of Burns were shown at the Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway in 2012 and more recently his Stations of the Cross were displayed in Glasgow as part of the Lentfest Festival 2014 and at St Bride’s Church in Bothwell. His most recent project, a series of paintings called The Marian Way, was exhibited in St Patrick’s Church, Glasgow during October 2015.
All are read by John Cairney, world-famous for his many stage and television performances of the life and work of Scotland's national bard. Lovers of Burns's poetry will find much to enjoy in this selection, which also provides an extensive introduction for those as yet unfamiliar with his work. Blood of Angels, By Michael Marshall, Abridged by Kati Nicholl, Read by Kerry Shale. The Story of Land and Sea, By Katy Simpson Smith, Read by Edoardo Ballerini.