Waulking Songs

Arranger:
Moore, J. David
Composer:
Traditional
Description:
Work songs from the Scottish Hebridean Islands. Waulking is the process of fulling wool and is traditionally done by a group of women around a table. The songs are in a call-and-response form and used to keep a steady rhythm, develop camaraderie, and keep spirits up.
Genre:
Folk/Traditional
Parts:
SSAA a cappella, various solos
MUSE Recording:
Time:
5:00
Words:
Traditional