The Thistle & Shamrock: Remembering Jean Ritchie From the archives, hear the late Appalachian folk singer share songs and memories at the Swannanoa Gathering in the mountains of North Carolina.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Remembering Jean Ritchie

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Remembering Jean Ritchie

The Thistle & Shamrock: Remembering Jean Ritchie

The Thistle & Shamrock: Remembering Jean Ritchie

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Travel with host Fiona Ritchie to the mountains of North Carolina and the Swannanoa Gathering's Traditional Song Week, where, with an Appalachian dulcimer across her lap, the late Jean Ritchie shared songs, memories and wisdom.

This program was originally broadcast in 2008.