Busy Kids Love Music
Busy Kids Love Music
Episode 49: Folk Music of Ireland


Hello, music explorers! Welcome to the next stop in our summer series, “Around the World with Busy Kids Love Music.” In Episode #49, we’re heading to the picturesque landscapes of Ireland, a country that weaves its rich beauty into the fabric of its folk music.

**Episode Highlights:**

– **Irish Folk Magic:** Immerse yourself in the enchanting melodies that mirror Ireland’s breathtaking scenery and cultural wonders.

– **Instruments of Eire:** Discover the unique instruments that give Irish folk music its distinctive sound, unraveling the musical tapestry of this European gem.

– **Playlist Preview:** Tune in for a diverse array of folk songs, each telling a story through the sounds of Ireland. Explore the playlist below to witness the instruments and musicians in action.

**Passport Stamp:** After enjoying the delightful tunes in this episode, make sure to print your passport stamp below and add it to your musical travel collection.

As we journey through Ireland’s musical heritage, join me in uncovering the allure of traditional instruments and the stories they tell. Don’t miss this captivating episode that brings the magic of Irish folk music straight to your heart.

Links Mentioned in this Episode:

Print your Ireland Stamp

Print the passport and visit Brazil

Print your stamp and visit Congo

Musical Samples You’ll Hear in this Episode:

Irish Music | Beautiful Celtic Music | Traditional Irish Folk Music – YouTube

Swallowtail Jig – Irish Fiddle Tune! – YouTube

Brian Finnegan & Joseph Carmichael Irish Medley – YouTube

James Hamilton – Irish Flute – Two Jigs – YouTube

Uilleann piping – YouTube

Irish Polkas – YouTube

Music Listening Schedule for Episode 49

I’ve created a YouTube playlist for you with a variety of Irish folk music performances that includes much of the music from today’s episode. Check it out here.

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