The Thistle & Shamrock: Songs Of The Bard Listen to the contemporary appeal of verses written by Robert Burns over 200 years ago.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Songs Of The Bard

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Songs Of The Bard

The Thistle & Shamrock: Songs Of The Bard

The Thistle & Shamrock: Songs Of The Bard

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Corrina Hewat, Scottish singer, harpist and composer, is one of the artists featured in this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock. Dougie Cunningham/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Corrina Hewat, Scottish singer, harpist and composer, is one of the artists featured in this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock.

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Discover the contemporary appeal of verses written by Robert Burns over 200 years ago. Fiona Ritchie features artists including the Paul McKenna Band, Corrina Hewat and Eddi Reader on this episode.