Cuimhneachan (Remembrance)

Cuimhneachan (Remembrance)

Series 1 - Episode 3

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Summary

How the poets of the First World War handled the great loss of life, both at sea and in the trenches. The songs reflect a range of perspectives: the mother mourning her son, the widow's grief over the loss of her husband and a soldier's first-hand account of the bloodshed on the battlefield. Featuring specially recorded performances by four of Scotland's finest Gaelic singers.
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