A Celtic Spring – (#704)
In this episode of the Letter from Ireland Podcast we celebrate the upcoming season of Celtic spring here in Ireland - known as Imbolc.
In this episode of the Letter from Ireland Podcast we celebrate the upcoming season of Celtic spring here in Ireland – known as Imbolc. We choose music and stories to understand more of this significant time in the Celtic calendar – a time that became supplanted by the festival of Saint Brigid over time.
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The Letter from Ireland Show is a weekly podcast that goes out each Thursday from our cottage in County Cork. Tune in to this episode – and dive straight in to a bit of Irish caint, ceóil agus craic (conversation, music and craic!).
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And the following music:
- “Táimse im Chodladh” – performed by Séamus Begley.
- “Imbolc” – performed by Lisa Thiel.
- “Green Fields of France” – performed by The Furey Brothers and Davey Arthur.
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Slán for now, Mike and Carina.