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Music details and links from our most recent radio program.

April 21, 2016

Program 1717: Wayfaring Strangers (April 21, 2016) Week 16

We mark Fiona’s Celtic-Americana event at TradFest, Edinburgh’s annual showcase of Traditional Arts and Culture, by re-tracing the musical migration from Scotland through Ulster to Appalachia.

Benton’s Jig/Benton’s Dream… by Patrick Street from No. 2 Patrick Street (Green Linnet Records
It Was a’ For Our Rightfu’ King…by Dougie MacLean from Craigie Dhu (Dunkeld Records)
The Crossing…by Tim O’Brien from The Crossing (Alula Records
The Rambling Irishman…by  Len Graham & Brian O’hAirt from In Two Minds (
The Winding River Roe …by  Cara Dillon from Sweet Liberty (Rough Trade Records)   
The Earl o’ Cassillis Lady (The Gypsie Laddies)….by Norman Kennedy from Live in Scotland (Living Tradition)
Gypsy Davy…by Julie Glaub from Blue Waltz (Troubadour-ess Music
Wayfaring Stranger/British Field March…by Timothy Cummings from The Piper in the Holler (Birchen Music
Young Hunting/Elzig’s Farewell….by Sheila Kay Adams from The Other Fine Things (Granny Dell Records)
Old George’s Square….by Jean Ritchie from None But One / High Hills and Mountains (Greenhays)
Shady Grove…by Doc Watson & David Holt from Legacy (High Windy Audio)   
Rain and Snow…by Pauline Scanlon from Hush (Compass Records
A Mountaineer is Always Free…by Pierce Pettis from State of Grace (Compass Records)
The Parting Glass…by Al Petteway & Amy White from High in the Blue Ridge (Fairewood Studios)

April 14, 2016

Program 1716: Notes in the Wilderness (April 14, 2016) Week 15

From traditional tributes and contemporary songs of concern for our wild places, this week’s music sings of the unspoiled landscapes we love and challenges us to sustain them.

Highlands and Islands…by Nuala Kennedy from New Shoes (Compass
Mother Earth’s Revenge…by Karan Casey from Chasing the Sun (Shanachie)  
Forest Baby…by Catriona McKay from Starfish (Glimster
Open Fields…by Dougie Maclean from Inside the Thunder (Dunkeld)
Welcome to the Trossachs…by Natalie MacMaster from In My Hands (Greentrax) 
Muir and the Master Builder…by Dick Gaughan from Redwood Cathedral (Greentrax
[ID excerpt] The Laird of Drumblair…by Tony McManus from The Maker’s Mark (Greentrax)
Pride’s Awa’…by Janet Russell & Christine Kydd from Dancin’ Chantin’ (Greentrax)
Coast River…by Tony McManus from The Maker’s Mark (Greentrax
Solid Ground…by Dolores Keane from Solid Ground (Shanachie
Bright Star/Change My World…by Moya Brennan from Two Horizons (Decca)  
Echo’s Calling…by Joe McKenna from The Irish Low Whistle (Shanachie)