January 25, 2019


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Today is January 25, the birthday of Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns. Perhaps his best-known work is “Auld Lang Syne”, which is sung at New Year’s Eve celebrations around the world. This morning, Carl Grapentine paid tribute with a piece by Malcolm Arnold based on a famous narrative poem by Robert Burns, which also happens to be the name of the traditional Scottish bonnet worn by men. What’s the title of this Malcolm Arnold work named after the Burns poem?