James Scott Skinner - The Cradle Song




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Published on Jun 25, 2009

The Scottish violinist, composer and dancing teacher James Scott Skinner was one of the most
prolific composers of Scottish fiddle pieces in the 19th century. The Cradle Song was Skinners most famous slow air and was inspired by the scene of a woman caring for a sick child.

Performed by:
Chris Duncan, Julian Thompson & Catherine Strutt.

  • Category

  • Song

  • Artist

    • Chris Duncan
  • Album

    • Fyvie's Embrace: The Golden Age of the Scottish Fiddle
  • Licensed to YouTube by

    • The Orchard Music, UMG (on behalf of ABC Classics); LatinAutor, and 1 Music Rights Societies


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