The Thistle & Shamrock: Singing The Land Hear music from Karine Polwart's award-winning theatrical event "Wind Resistance" and excerpts from fiddler Duncan Chisholm's "Sandwood," named for the finest and least accessible beach in Scotland.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Singing The Land

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Singing The Land

The Thistle & Shamrock: Singing The Land

The Thistle & Shamrock: Singing The Land

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This week's episode features music by Karine Polwart.

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In this program, Fiona Ritchie guides you to some very special landscapes. We feature music from Karine Polwart's award-winning theatrical event "Wind Resistance," originally presented in association with the Edinburgh International Festival. We'll also hear excerpts from fiddler Duncan Chisholm's "Sandwood," named for the finest and least accessible beach in Scotland.