The Thistle & Shamrock: Chansons For this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock, immerse yourself in Celtic music from around the world.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Chansons

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Chansons

The Thistle & Shamrock: Chansons

The Thistle & Shamrock: Chansons

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From the "chant de marin," or sea shanties, of Brittany to the songs of the voyageurs of the Canadian fur trade, enjoy the French songs that extend branches of the Celtic music tree from the old world to the new, with artists Le Vent du Nord, Hilary James and Chris Norman.