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Mar 3, 2015

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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St Patrick's Day Songs for Kids


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This Week in Celtic Music

"Kesh Jig/Calliope House/Cowboy Jig" by Keltic Kudzu
from Off the Vine

"Kids" by Sharon Shannon
from Each Little Thing

"Frog's Wedding" by Nancy Daily-Green
from singing, dancing, everywhere

"Helvic Head" by Culann's Hounds
from Year of the Dog

"I Dyed My Petticoat Red" by Sarah Dinan
from For a Little One I Love

"Three Little Jiggies Went to Market" by FiddleSticks
from Ampersand

From Marc Gunn's new Celtic CD, St. Patrick's Day Songs for Kids

"I'll Tell My Ma"

"Irish Lilting"

"Red-Haired Boy Lilting"

"Happily Ever After"

"Gypsy Rover"

"Rising of the Moon"

"The Sick Note"

"Lord of the Pounce"

"I Love Crunching Nuts"

"Loch Lomond"

"Wherever I May Roam"

"The Mermaid"

"The Leprechaun"

"When Irish Eyes Are Smiling"

"Rattlin' Bog"

"Children's Song Medley" by Ed Miller
from Live at the Cactus Cafe

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