Oxford Welsh Male Voice Choir

Founded in 1928...

Rachie

 

The music is by Caradog Roberts (1878 - 1935). The words are by Henry Lloyd (1870 - 1946), better known by his bardic name of "Ap Hefin".

"Rachie" (or "Rachel") was the daughter of Caradog Roberts. "Ap Hefin's" words are a call to battle.

Caradog is yet another famous resident of Rhosllannerchrugog, a small town that was one of the centres of the Welsh religious revival of 1904-1905.

 

 

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