The Thistle & Shamrock: The Long View Join us as we revisit Breton harp player and multi-instrumentalist Alan Stivell and Irish fiddler Kevin Burke.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: The Long View

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The Thistle & Shamrock: The Long View

The Thistle & Shamrock: The Long View

The Thistle & Shamrock: The Long View

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Alan Stivell. FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Alan Stivell.

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If you've been listening to Thistle for some years, perhaps you'll remember two unforgettable extended medleys of tunes: one from Breton harper and multi-instrumentalist Alan Stivell and the other from Irish fiddler Kevin Burke. Make their re-acquaintance this week!