Bruce Leeming

Haiku Scots & English

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1 Bruce Leeming

introduced by George Philp 3:01

2 An Introduction to Haiku

by Bruce Leeming 20:11

(A lecture given at the Edinburgh

Book Festival, 1997)

THIRTY-NINE ENGLISH HAIKU POEMS

selected from Engraving the Sky

Tracks group title 3-10 Spring / Summer each Haiku

11-18 Autumn / Winter lasts approx

19-22 Birds 10 secs

23-26 The Sea to 15 secs

27-30 Fire

31-33 Trees & Flowers

34-37 People Observed

38-41 Smiles

42 Introduction to the Scots Language

by Bruce Leeming 2:10

THIRTY SCOTS HAIKU POEMS

selected from Scots Haiku

first line (in scots) Track 43 Reid cluds lemin each group

44 By the peth at daw lasts approx

45 Hauf-road up the glen 25 secs

46 On a sin-warm kaim

47 Doon amang the birks

48 Birlin doon

49 Nune, cushie-doos

50 Auncient staunin stane

51 Suddent thunner

52 I’ the drumly burn

53 Sabbath morn

54 At the Ranza burn

55 I’ the smirr

56 Dreich the day

57 Heich i’ the corries

58 Hielan getherin

59 Een athort the bey

60 A whaup’s wheeple

61 Twa meenits seelence

62 Daunerin blithe

63 In Auld Reekie

64 Ladin the deid-kist

65 Cranreuch at daw

66 Loch o jeel skimmers

67 I’ the snawie wynd

68 The bien kipple

69 Ne’erday splore

70 Graybacks

71 I’ the mirknin paurk

72 Munelicht glints

Total playing time of this CD 45:21

Acknowledgements to Richard Joseph Publishers for poems from Engraving the Sky and to Hub Editions for poems from Scots Haiku

Josephine Neill

Smaa Rain

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1 Introductory Comment William Neill 5:17

2 Ferlie 2:34

3 Thrawn Besom 0:50

4 Queen of Scots 0:40

5 Mairi Stuart 0:52

6 Orra Tink from Tales fae the Clachans 2:31

7 Angel of Light 0:44

8 Lucifer 0:38

9 A Christmas Poem * 1:02

10 Evacuees 2:35

11 Auld Alliance 2:15

12 Men and Woods get Cut Down 2:07

13 December in Ayrshire 1:38

14 The Watter Kelpie 1:07

15 Lament for MacDiarmid 0:37

16 Tibbie Logie from Tales fae the Clachans 3:02

17 Wuillen Claith 0:21

18 Hametime 1:09

Total playing time on this CD 30:00

Poems read by Josephine Neill and • William Neill

Cover illustration taken from a section of the watercolour

Tibbie's Brig by Robin Palmer

* A Christmas Poem was originally recorded by Scotsoun

for inclusion in The Kist published by SCCC/Nelson Blackie in 1996

Skreigh o Day

poems in Scots & English by Lillias Forbes

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Poems in Scots and English

by Lillias Forbes

read by the poet and George Scott

1 Foreword by George Philp 0:45

2 Introduction by Hugh MacDiarmid,

read by George Philp 3:55

3 Scotland * 0:34

4 Stags Passing 1:04

5 The Dealer 1:32

6 In the Kirkyaird * 1:08

7 Johnnie Logie * 0:34

8 Love’s Reward * 0:37

9 Birds Talking 1:24

10 John Saxon’s Pigeon 0:54

11 By Loch Achray 0:33

12 Loch Etive: Evening * 0:37

13 Skreigh o Day * 0:38

14 First Night Stay at Moniack Mhor 0:59

15 Tinto Tap 0:36

16 A Glint o Fife 1:00

17 Rain at the Burnt Inn/Brig o Turk 0:50

18 Prayer * 0:28

19 First Keek at Cauld Reekie * 1:19

20 Tanlaw 3:08

21 Late at Night * 0:30

22 The Auld Fiddler 0:46

23 George Square * 0:38

24 By MacDiarmid’s Monument 0:57

25 The Tryst – FGS to CMG 1:17

26 MacDiarmid’s Bairns 1:37

27 On Hearing

Cesar Franck’s Symphony * 0:43

28 Murevigne * 1:53

29 Uncle Vanya 2:03

30 War Report 1:04

31 Katya Alexandra 0:48

32 No. 9 Getreidegasse 1:13

33 Turning a Fresh Eye 1:35

34 My Father’s Way 1:45

35 Corridors of Time 2:00

36 Sea Drift 1:46

37 Aids to Authorship 1:49

38 Cafe Mirage 1:29

39 Eftersoun – musings anent the Muse 10:45

Total playing time on this CD 57:13

 

* from Poems of Love

A selection of the author's poems entitled Turning a Fresh Eye: Poems is published by Akros Publications

William J. Rae

A Richt Cuddy and Ither Fables

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1 Introduction: a discussion between the two readers on the distinguishing features between Lallans and Doric 6:32

2 A Richt Cuddy William Rae 8:15

3 The Cock and the Fox George Philp 10:17

4 The Stirkie’s Staa William Rae 4:34

5 A Muckle Craitur William Rae 7:23

6 Hector the Wee, Wee Mousie George Philp 8:54

7 Ogilvy and the Daftie Owl William Rae 6:44

8 The Whyles Magic Puddock William Rae 5:45

Total playing time on this CD 58:24

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1 Hughie and the Yalla Monster William Rae 9:22

2 The Ootlin Puddock George Philp 11:36

3 Hamish the Hirplin Hare William Rae 8:14

4 First Sicht William Rae 6:15

5 Three Gleg Craiturs George Philp 5:15

6 Mair Wordies (anent neist fable) Both Readers 1:50

7 Gleg-shair Hurcheon William Rae 5:31

8 The Misdoutin Seamaw William Rae 9:21

Total playing time on this CD 57:24

Scotsoun wishes to thank Jill Dick of Scottish Children's Press for permission to record 12 of the stories from A Richt Cuddy and Ither Fables by William J Rae; also The Scotsman for The Gleg-shair Hurcheon and Lallans for The Misdoutin Seamaw