~ Irish Language and History ~
This show aired 3/11/2017.!!
FolkPlus airs on hydro-powered public radio WJFF 90.5 FM , in Jeffersonville, New York. We serve the Catskills, the Upper Delaware, the Hudson Valley and NE Pa.
It streams at noon on the web at http://wjffradio.org. The show remains on the archive link for 2 weeks.
Setlists at folkplus.com
Scattered throughout the show are comments by my now deceased Irish teacher on Irish history and language.
The Roches "The Troubles" from "The Roches" on Warner Bros.
RUNA "Siul a Run" from "Stretched On Your Grave" on RUNA Music
Connie Dover "Ned of the Hill" from "If Ever I Return" on Taylor Park Music
Laura Burns & Roger Rosen "Kilkelly, Ireland" from "Fast Folk: A Community of
Singers and Songwriters" on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Jack Hardy "An Bael Bocht" from "Songs of jack hardy" on Great Divide
The Arrogant Worms "Gaelic Song" from "Semi-Conducted"
Clannad "Mhaire Bruineall" from "Clannad In Concert" on Shanachie Entertainment
Solas "Ni Na La" from "Reunion A decade of solas" on Compass
Dervish "Ar Eirinn Ni neosfainn Ce Hi" from "Live in Palma" on Dervish
Rod MacDonald "Ireland, Ireland" from "Recognition" on Wind River
Catch Live Shows at these area venues
Open Mic's in the area:
Singer Songwriter Tuesdays happens at the Rosendale Cafe in Rosendale NY
Antoine runs a thursday night open mike at the Dancing Cat in Bethel, NY near the woodstock site
Kevin McDanial runs an open mike at Frankie and Johnnies, 845 434 8051 in Hurleyville, NY 7 - 10 pm
Cafe Devine in Callicoon, NY runs an open mike every 4th friday
Tuesdays in Mongaup Valley at River's Edge there is an open mike