The Thistle & Shamrock: New Writing

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From festival commissions for traditional instruments to new songs from emerging singer-songwriter talent, this week we uncover a wealth of recently composed gems. We'll hear from Maggie MacInnes and Bill Whelan, as well as music from Patsy Reid's Bridging the Gap.

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