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Na Bailéid - The Ballads

There is a series running on TG4 at the moment, delving into the history behind some of the best know Irish ballads. The show is primarily in Irish, with subtitles in English.

http://www.tg4.ie/ga/clair/na-baileid-2/

There have been 3 episodes so far:
Episode 1: (Cork/Kerry)
Skibbereen
The Boys of Barr na Sráide
Mo Ghile Mear

Episde 2: North Munster
Eamon na Chnoic
The Cliffs of Dooneen
Shanagolden

Episode 3: Connacht
The Rocks of Bawn
Dónall Óg
The West's Awake

September 23, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tarjava

Thanks for the link, I'm often at a loss on what to watch on that website, this is perfect!

September 23, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Knocksedan

This weeks episode covered

Episode 4:
Down by the Sally Gardens (Sligo)
She Moved through the Fair (Donegal)
Róisín Dubh (Donegal)

September 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/teletype1

I've been watching this too, wonderful program. If you have an AppleTV or a ChromeCast hooked up to your TV, you can download the TG4 app and send it right to the teilifíseán :)

October 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Knocksedan

Episode 5:
The Mountains of Mourne
Ard a' Chuain (Airdí Cuan)
Carrickfergus / Do Bhí Bean Uasal

Episode 6:
Down By The Glenside
Óró, Sé Do Bheatha 'Bhaile
Raglan Road

October 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/OliverCasserley

Beautiful rendition of Skibereen by Don Stiffe. He also sings with The Kilfenora Ceile Band. Magic!!

September 24, 2016
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