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Perhaps the key event in the traditional Manx song year was the Oie'll Verree on Christmas Eve.

This would be when everyone would get to hear and perform carvals, the traditional Manx songs for Christmastime.


  • Oie'll Verree & the Manx Carval Tradition

  • The Manx Carval Tradition: A conversation with Dr Marie Clague

  • Hall Caine & Cushag's 'Oie'll Verrey'

  • Arrane Oie Vie: Lyric video

  • Manx song lesson: Arrane Oie Vie

  • Carvalyn Gaelgagh: Coloayrtys marish Dr Marie Clague