Maiden Fond of Mirth
Back to Maiden Fond of Mirth
MAIDEN FOND OF MIRTH (Nighean donn an t-sugraidh). Scottish, Slow Air (4/4 time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "This air, and "Rowing From Isla to Uist," the editor acquired from a gentleman belonging to the island of Uist, and is given exactly as sung by him" (Fraser).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Fraser (The Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands of Scotland and the Isles), 1816; No. 46, p. 16.