Irish Music

Irish Music

Kojo explores the legacy of traditional Irish music in modern America and why it still resonates with so many people without Irish heritage.

You don't have to look far to notice the influence of Irish culture in cities like Washington. But that influence is also embedded in musical traditions that live and breathe all throughout America. Kojo explores the legacy of traditional Irish music in modern America and why it still resonates with so many people without Irish heritage.

Guests

Chris Teskey

Senior Music Producer and Host of the Chris Teskey Show, WAMU's Bluegrass Country

Keith Carr

Musician, "Lilt"

Tina Eck

Musician, "Lilt"

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The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.