The Thistle & Shamrock Award-winning radio host Fiona Ritchie explores evolving music from Celtic roots in Europe and North America.
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The Thistle & Shamrock

Host Fiona Ritchie explores Celtic roots music on her weekly radio program

Corrina Hewat, Scottish singer, harpist and composer, is one of the artists featured in this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock. Dougie Cunningham/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Songs Of The Bard

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The Thistle & Shamrock: New Year Sounds

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Underneath The Stars

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Here We Go 2019!

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock includes music by Chris Thile. Devin Pedde/Red Light Management hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Celtic Christmas

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Gifts

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Robin Bullock. Stephen Houseworth/Isis Music Hall/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Roots And Branches

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock includes music by Brass Lassie. Melissa Buss/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: New Fall Sounds Part 2

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Mary Ann Kennedy and her family. Sean Purser/scotsman.com hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Family Gathering

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Riccardo Del Fra. Remi Photon/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Bass Rock

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Islanders

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Belonging

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Myth and Legend

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The Thistle & Shamrock: New Fall Sounds Part 1

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