IRISH CULTURE RESOURCES

Irish Music, shows and Music Education broadcast from Ireland and local stations.

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NPR

The Thistle & Shamrock: Host Fiona Ritchie explores Celtic roots music on her weekly radio program

TG4

TG4 is the National Irish Language Public Service Broadcaster. The TG4 Player is a Global Hub of Irish language and Cultural Content, freely available for audiences worldwide. Music, Sport, Documentaries, Kids.

Scrúdú Ceol Tíre

On-line site launched by Comhaltas for students of traditional music at all levels. The Scrúdú Ceol Tíre (SCT) program is a graded series of exams designed to take you as a musician from basic proficiency in tune-playing through to a mastery of the tradition. Along the way you’ll develop your knowledge of music theory, improve your listening skills and research the history of tunes, styles and musicians

SATURDAYS

Irish Radio

9:00am–12:00 noon

The Adrian Flannelly Show. Archives also available. First broadcast in May 1969, this program has enjoyed phenomenal growth and popularity as Irish America’s first talk radio show. The show is firmly established as a favorite with Irish Americans.

WGBH

3:00–6:00pm

A Celtic Sojourn: Each week on 89.7 Boston Public Radio, host Brian O’Donovan explores traditional and contemporary music from around the Celtic world, connecting emerging artists to their deep musical roots. Tune in live or listen any time.

WTJU

10:00am–12:00 noon

Atlantic Weekly Part II Celtic music. Broadcast from University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

SUNDAYS

WFUV

90.7 FM Bronx, NY – 8:00am–11:00am

A Thousand Welcomes Sundays
Traditional Celtic music

WFUV

90.7 FM Bronx, NY – 12:00pm–4:00pm

Ceol na nGael
Music, news, and sports from Ireland

WNCW

89.7 FM Ashville, NC – 3:00pm

Celtic Winds
From popular and emerging artists to classic recordings

WHFC911

91.1 FM Bel Air, MD – 4:00pm–6:00pm

Reflections of Ireland with Ed McBride. When Ed is on the air, you can call him with your news, dedications or requests at 1-866-971-9432 toll free or 443-412-2305 in the Bel Air area.

MONDAYS

Radio Kerry

3:00pm–5:00pm

Trip to the Cottage
Traditional Irish music and song