The Thistle And Shamrock: Northern Highlights This week we hear music from Scandinavian artists and their soul mates in the most northerly reaches of the Celtic world.
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The Thistle And Shamrock: Northern Highlights

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This week we hear music from Scandinavian artists and their soul mates in the most northerly reaches of the Celtic world. Listen for the Orkney duo Jennifer and Hazel Wrigley, Aly Bain and Ale Moller, Vartina, Vasen, and the inspired pairing of English accordion player Karen Tweed with Finnish pianist Timo Alakotila.

This episode originally aired the week of Jan. 13, 2010.

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