People often associate St. Patrick's Day as a time for Irish drinking songs and green beer. However, it all starts as a kid. I recorded an album of St. Patrick's Day Songs for Kids because I wanted to celebrate the children who find their love of Celtic music through the holiday. This week, I'm gonna share my new album of Celtic kids songs in its entirety, plus a great Irish Celtic songs and tunes from Keltic Kudzu, Sharon Shannon, Nancy Daily Green, Culann's Hounds, Sarah Dinan, FiddleSticks, Ed Miller, Marc Gunn
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This Week in Celtic Music
0:36"Kesh Jig/Calliope House/Cowboy Jig" by Keltic Kudzufrom Off the Vine
6:27"Kids" by Sharon Shannonfrom Each Little Thing
9:24"Frog's Wedding" by Nancy Daily-Greenfrom singing, dancing, everywhere
12:46"Helvic Head" by Culann's Houndsfrom Year of the Dog
15:17"I Dyed My Petticoat Red" by Sarah Dinanfrom For a Little One I Love
18:03"Three Little Jiggies Went to Market" by FiddleSticksfrom Ampersand
26:11"I'll Tell My Ma"
31:00"Red-Haired Boy Lilting"
32:40"Happily Ever After"
38;16"Rising of the Moon"
40:08"The Sick Note"
42:08"Lord of the Pounce"
44:37"I Love Crunching Nuts"
49:49"Wherever I May Roam"
58:54"When Irish Eyes Are Smiling"
1:05:16"Children's Song Medley" by Ed Millerfrom Live at the Cactus Cafe
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