The Thistle & Shamrock: Family Gathering

Listen To The Show

57 min 59 sec
 
Mary Ann Kennedy is featured on this week's show. i i

hide captionMary Ann Kennedy is featured on this week's show.

Courtesy of the artist
Mary Ann Kennedy is featured on this week's show.

Mary Ann Kennedy is featured on this week's show.

Courtesy of the artist

Mary Ann Kennedy joins host Fiona Ritchie to introduce her family's album and book project, titled Fonn — a Gaelic word meaning both "land" and "melody." Along the way, Kennedy reveals the essence of rural community life that's reflected in songs of work, worship, land, sea and love.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.