The Thistle And Shamrock: Tomorrow, Today There have never been more youngsters playing traditional music than there are today, and this trend stretches from Scotland to Ireland and across North America.
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The Thistle And Shamrock: Tomorrow, Today

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There have never been more youngsters playing traditional music than there are today, and this trend stretches from Scotland to Ireland and across North America. It is finally cool to be learning fiddle, pipes, harp and all the rest, and the performance standards continue to rise. The future for this music is exciting. And it starts today.

This episode originally aired the week of March 17, 2011.

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