Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Poems And Songs

Many Scottish Country Dances take their names and inspiration from poems or songs. The links below take you directly to pages containing poems and songs along with links to the dance cribs and song performances (where available).

Alphabetical List Of Poems And Songs:

Address To The Haggis - Poem
Auld Lang Syne - Poem
Auld Robin Gray - Song
Awa' Whigs Awa' - Poem
Back O' Bennachie - Poem
Banks O'Doon - Poem
Banks Of Allan Water - Song
Birks Of Aberfeldy - Song
Birks Of Abergeldie - Song
Birnie Bouzle - Song
Bonnie Charlie - Poem
Bonnie Lass O' Bon Accord - Song
Braes Of Balquhither - Song
Bratach Bàna - Song
Braw Wooer - Song
Brigs Of Ayr - Poem
Brisk Young Lad - Song
British Man O' War - Song
Brochan Lom - Song
Brownie Of Blednoch - Poem
Burnieboozle - Song
Ca' The Yowes To The Knowes - Poem
Caller Herrin' - Song
Coulter's Candy - Song
Cradle Song - Song
Crooket Horned Ewie - Song
Dainty Davie - Poem
Deil's Awa Wi' The Exciseman - Poem
Deuks Dang Ower My Daddie - Poem
Dumbarton Drums - Song
Duncan Gray - Poem
Dusty Miller - Song
Everything Stops For Tea - Song
Fête Champêtre - Song
Flowers Of Edinburgh - Song
For Lack Of Gold - Song
Gallant Weaver - Poem
Garb Of Old Gaul - Song
Green Grow The Rashes - Song
Halloween - Poem
Haste Ye Back - Song
Hey, Johnnie Cope - Song
Hey, The Dusty Miller - Song
Highland Mary - Song
Jenny's Bawbee - Song
Jute Mill Song - Song
Kenmure's On And Awa' - Poem
Lachin y Gair - Poem
Lassie Wi' The Lint White Locks - Song
Linkumdoddie - Poem
Mairi's Wedding - Song
Man's A Man For A' That - Poem
Mary Morison - Song
Mauchline Lady - Song
Muirland Willie - Song
My Heart's In The Highlands - Poem
My Love She's But A Lassie Yet - Poem
My Mither's Aye Glow'rin' Owre Me - Song
My Spouse Nancy - Song
My Tocher's The Jewel - Poem
My Wife's A Winsome Wee Thing - Song
Nickie Tams - Song
O Kenmure's On And Awa' - Poem
Owl And The Pussy Cat - Poem
Rantin' Rovin' Robin - Song
Road To The Isles - Poem
Rock And Wee Pickle Tow - Song
Rowan Tree - Song
Sorcerer's Apprentice - Poem
Tam O' Shanter - Poem
There Was A Lad - Song
There's Nae Luck Aboot The House - Song
This Is No My Ain Lassie - Song
To A Haggis/Address To The Haggis - Poem
To A Louse - Poem
Wee Cooper O' Fife - Song
Wha'll Be King But Charlie? - Song
Whaur Gadie Rins - Poem
Will Ye Go, Lassie, Go? - Song
Will Ye No Come Back Again? - Song
Wild Mountain Thyme - Song
Willie Wastle - Poem
Yellow-Haired Laddie - Song
Ythanside - Poem

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