Welcome to our THIRD annual summer series, Around the World with Busy Kids Love Music! If you’re new around here, here’s how it works:
With each new episode (new episodes air every 2 weeks), we’ll be traveling to a new country and learning about that particular place’s folk music. As you listen to each episode, you’ll collect a stamp to add to your passport while you work your way around the globe and learn about the incredible artists, cultures and communities that have contributed to folk music. Use the links below to download your passport and this episode’s stamp — from SCOTLAND!
When I was prepping for this summer’s series, I asked followers on social media where they would like to visit this summer. The country with the most requests was Scotland! Many folks mentioned they were excited to learn about the bagpipe — and don’t worry, we’ll definitely cover that in the episode.
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Musical Samples You’ll Hear in this Episode:
Music Listening Schedule for Episode 98
I think you’ll love the playlist I’ve created for you on YouTube to correspond with this episode! It contains a wonderful sampling of Scottish folk music — both contemporary fusions and original songs — and allows you to also see and hear some of the instruments that were discussed in today’s episode. Listen to it here.
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