The Thistle & Shamrock: Canada Authentic Celtic music is alive, from the Canadian Maritimes to the country's western regions.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Canada

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Canada

The Thistle & Shamrock: Canada

The Thistle & Shamrock: Canada

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Travel through the Maritime provinces and out to the west to hear the vibrant traditions of authentic Celtic music from Canada. This week's show features music by Natalie MacMaster, Mary Jane Lamond, BeĆ²lach and more.