Come into This World of Celtic Music (#801)
In this episode we explore not just Irish music - but music from the extended Celtic family.
In this episode we explore not just the world of Irish music – but 10 tracks from the extended Celtic family. We use music featured on the TV programme – “The Transatlantic Sessions” – to bring you music and song from Ireland, Scotland, the USA and much more. With lots of chat between each song.
We hope you enjoy!
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MUSICAL TRACKS FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:
- “Magic Foot” – Performed by Sharon Shannon and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “My heart’s tonight in Ireland – in the west County Clare” – Performed by Andy Irvine and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Aragon Mill” – Performed by Karen Matheson and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Leezie Lindsay” – Performed by Eddie Reader and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Let the mystery be” – Performed by Iris De Ment and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Forty Shades of Green” – Performed by Roseanne Cash, Paul Brady and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Letter in the mail” – Performed by Tim O’Brien and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Muireann’s jig” – Performed by Mike McGoldrick and the Transatlantic Sessions house band.
- “Road to Aberdeen” – Performed by Nancy Griffith.
- “Caledonia” – Performed by Dougie MacLean.
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