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This episode features recordings of Kentucky-born folk singer Jean Ritchie. State Library and Archives of Florida hide caption

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The American Folklife Center At 40, Part 2

This episode concludes a two-part exploration of the American Folklife Center's sound recordings.

The Thistle & Shamrock: The American Folklife Center At 40, Part 2

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The American Folklife Center's collections include recordings of Woody Guthrie, taken at the Library of Congress. Al Aumuller/Library of Congress hide caption

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The American Folklife Center At 40, Part 1

Hear selections from the AFC's archives, including recordings of Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan.

The Thistle & Shamrock: The American Folklife Center At 40, Part 1

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Salsa Celtica. Archie MacFarlane/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Winter Heat

Hot instrumentals offer the perfect insulation against the threat of winter's chill.

The Thistle & Shamrock: Winter Heat

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This episode features music from The Lost Songs of St. Kilda, an album of recently rediscovered melodies from a remote archipelago off Scotland's western coast. YouTube hide caption

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New Fall Sounds

This episode features new music from The Lost Songs of St. Kilda.

The Thistle & Shamrock: New Fall Sounds

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Nuala Kennedy is featured on this week's show. Louis Decarlo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Myth And Legend

Explore myth, legend and mystery this week, in ballads and tunes of Celtic origin and inspiration.

The Thistle & Shamrock: Myth And Legend

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This week's show includes music from composer and harpist William Jackson. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sea Sound

Host Fiona Ritchie picks music, old and new, that conveys images and moods of the sea.

The Thistle & Shamrock: Sea Sound

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The Thistle And Shamrock: Fiddle Styles

Sample a variety of fiddle flavors from the wide world of Celtic music.

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Left to right: Martin Green, Kris Drever and Aidan O'Rourke of Lau. David Angel/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle And Shamrock: Gaelic Voices

Explore the branches of contemporary song sprouting from the roots of ancient vocal traditions.

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Hear new music from Socks In The Frying Pan in this week's show. Kevin Murphy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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More New Sounds

Host Fiona Ritchie handpicks highlights from an impressive crop of new releases.

The Thistle & Shamrock: More New Sounds

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This week's show includes songs from Celtic Fiddle Festival's latest album, Storm In A Teapot. Ben Costello/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Sounds

Sample some recent releases from favorite artists and rising names.

The Thistle & Shamrock: New Sounds

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