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Thistle And Shamrock: Flute And Whistle

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Thistle And Shamrock: Flute And Whistle

Thistle And Shamrock: Flute And Whistle

Thistle And Shamrock: Flute And Whistle

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The flute may be the closest any instrument comes to reproducing the expression of the human voice. It is the music of breathing. Chris Norman, Cathal McConnell, Lunasa, Claire Mann and others play Celtic flute and whistle for us this week.