Cerys Matthews a'r Goeden Faled

Cerys Matthews a'r Goeden Faled

Series 1 - Episode 3

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Summary

The musician continues her journey tracing the history of songs which have Welsh origins or some connection with the Land of Song. This time she discovers the history behind the old-favourite, All Through the Night or Ar Hyd y Nos. She then moves onto the story behind the song Pererin Wyf, or Amazing Grace, which was made famous in Wales in the 1970s by the singer Iris Williams. Cerys explains the origins of the original words and its connections to slavery and civil unrest in America.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Cerys Matthews
Documentary Music