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- Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
- The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
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- Video: Gerry Adams dances to uilleann pipe tune with party colleague
- But at Hennigan's Heritage Centre in Killasser, Co Mayo, Adams grabbed his party colleague by the arm, leading her in a dance as an uilleann piper played on. Mr Adams was then taken on a tour of the thatched cottage built in the 1870. Online Editors ...
- Video: Gerry Adams dancing a jig to uilleann pipe tune in Co Mayo
- Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams took a break from canvassing to enjoy a dance with one of his party's candidates, Rose Conway-Walsh. At Hennigan's Heritage Centre in Killasser, Co Mayo, Adams grabbed his party colleague by the arm, leading her in a ...
- Lunasa and Tim O'Brien performs in Celtic nod to St. Patrick
- Lunasa bandmates: (left to right) Kevin Crawford on flutes/whistles and bodhran, Ed Boyd, guitar, Trevor Hutchinson on bass, Cillian Vallely on uilleann pipes and whistles and Sean Smyth on fiddle and whistles. Photo courtesy of Chico Performances.
- The Chieftains celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Heinz Hall concert
- A native of Dublin, Moloney grew up playing the penny whistle and the uilleann pipes. “My grandfather was a flute player,” he said. “There was always music there.