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Rain Dog Ceol Chogadh na Saoirse - TG 4 (3) Ceol Chogadh na Saoirse - TG 4 19 Nov 19


Jim Carroll posted

"I watched with stunned pleasure last night, an hour long programme on Irish Television covering the importance of folk song in Irish 20th century history - it was the first of four
The subject was basically about the songs but was treated as a serious historical documentary - one traditional music expert (Terry Moylan, the compiler of the magnificent 'The Indignant Muse'
The rest were major journalists, historians, a National Librarian and several politicians
The historical footage was beyond description in its importance
Ireland seems to be embracing it's traditional song and music while England is rejecting it as fast as possible to make room for pop stars and schmaltz"

This is available on the RTE Player

Ceol Chogadh na Saoirse - TG 4


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