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DAI LLWYD of Cwm Bychan, Mer. ( fl. 1485 ), harpist and warrior .

He composed the air ‘ Ffarwel Dai Llwyd ’ when leaving home to join the army in its march to Bosworth Field .

Sources:

  • M. O. Jones , Bywgraffiaeth Cerddorion Cymreig (1890) ;
  • R. Griffith , Llyfr Cerdd Dannau (1913) .

Author:

Robert David Griffith, M.A., (1877-1958), Old Colwyn

Published date: 1959