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WSIU Public Radio serves a region of rural southern Illinois known as "Little Egypt". The 30-county region is defined by the Mississippi, Ohio and Wabash Rivers. WSIU signed on the air in September of 1958. WSIU operates FM stations in Carbondale, IL; Mt. Vernon, IL; and Olney , IL. WSIU is also home to the Southern Illinois Radio Information Service providing reading services for the blind and visually impaired.

Series

Caption: Host Bryan Kelso Crow, Credit: Celtic Connections
57 Pieces

Public Radio's Weekly Hour of Music From the Celtic Traditions

  • From: WSIU
  • Updated: Jan 11, 2013

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We'll keep it all Irish for this week's celebration of the patron saint of Ireland on Celtic Connections! Featuring Celtic Thunder, We Banjo 3, Al...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 10
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This week on Celtic Connections we venture across the Irish Sea to tap into the rich folk music traditions of England, including some contemporary ...

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  • Added: Mar 07, 2018
  • Length: 58:28
  • Purchases: 10
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This week on Celtic Connections join host Bryan Kelso Crow for a roundup of some of the best tunes and songs from new and recent releases. Featurin...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 12
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This week on Celtic Connections, we celebrate the annual festival day of St. David, the patron saint of Wales with an all Welsh program featuring C...

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  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
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All of this week's songs and tunes are performed either solo, or without accompaniment join Celtic Connections this week for Ah! Capella!

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  • Added: Feb 14, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
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This week on Celtic Connections we stay strictly traditional, with tunes and songs that date back to unknown composers, played on traditional instr...

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 12
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This week on Celtic Connections we start the month of February with songs and tunes from new and recent releases by Celtic bands and individuals. F...

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  • Added: Jan 31, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 13
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This week on Celtic Connections we celebrate the 259th birthday of Scotland's great songster Robert Burns, with help from leading singers of today ...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 12
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Join Celtic Connections this week as we focus on Ireland's best known classical harp composer, Turlough O'Carolan, with recordings by some of the l...

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  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
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This week on Celtic Connections it's the 14th edition of our continuing series on the traditional ballads of England and Scotland, collected by Har...

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 13