of Hraijima. It was performed in Japanese by Orikasa Fumiko and in English by Rebecca Shoichet, for InuYasha the Movie: Fire on the Mystic Island. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from the song of parting. Listen to music from the song of parting like the song of parting. The Parting Glass is a great example of that special quality found in the best farewell songs being able to combine joy and sorrow in a way that is both sad yet uplifting at the same time.
One was written down in April 1907 from the singing of Robert Alexander who had learnt it "early from a travelling man" (No.1531B O this is my departing night And the morn's the day I'm gaun awa Pass round about your parting glass Good night. In the allegro Catalogue they are dated as from. As far as I know Scott was the first one to come up with this apocryphal story that has been parroted and embellished endlessly since then. Was sung to 'The Last Guid Nicht in Aberdeenshire and also in Morayshire" (p. 42 43, notes.