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Auld Robin Gray - Loved by President Lincoln

One of the Scottish ballads which Abe Lincoln loved was "Auld Robin Gray."  The words were written by Lady Anne Lindsay (also known as Lady Anne Barnard) in 1772 and were set to music by William Leeves.

In this clip, the song is performed by Paul Anderson.


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"Auld Robin Gray," performed by Paul Anderson, online courtesy Tarlandfiddler Channel at YouTube.

 

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