Altan
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1987
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Biography

Altan are an Irish folk music group formed in County Donegal in 1987 by lead vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her since-deceased husband Frankie Kennedy. They brought Donegal's rich collection of Irish language songs and instrumental styles to audiences around ...

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Biography

Altan are an Irish folk music group formed in County Donegal in 1987 by lead vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her since-deceased husband Frankie Kennedy. They brought Donegal's rich collection of Irish language songs and instrumental styles to audiences around the world, and they remain the world's foremost Irish traditional group with over a million records sold. They were the first traditional group to be signed to a major label when they signed with Virgin Records in 1994. Altan have established a large following in Ireland, UK, Europe, United States, Canada and even in Japan. They have worked with a wide variety of well-known musicians including Dolly Parton, Enya, The Chieftains, Bonnie Raitt and Alison Krauss.

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Pretty Peg/New Ships A Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The Man From Bundoran
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Pretty Peg/New Ships A Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The Man From Bundoran Pretty Peg/New Ships A Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The Man From Bundoran Pretty Peg/New Ships A Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The Man From Bundoran Pretty Peg/New Ships A Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The Man From Bundoran
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The Tin Key, Sam Kelly's Jig, Dancing with their Spades in 6/8 Time
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The Tin Key, Sam Kelly's Jig, Dancing with their Spades in 6/8 Time The Tin Key, Sam Kelly's Jig, Dancing with their Spades in 6/8 Time The Tin Key, Sam Kelly's Jig, Dancing with their Spades in 6/8 Time The Tin Key, Sam Kelly's Jig, Dancing with their Spades in 6/8 Time
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Maggie's Pancakes / Piobaire an Cheide / The Friel Deal
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Maggie's Pancakes / Piobaire an Cheide / The Friel Deal Maggie's Pancakes / Piobaire an Cheide / The Friel Deal Maggie's Pancakes / Piobaire an Cheide / The Friel Deal Maggie's Pancakes / Piobaire an Cheide / The Friel Deal
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The Ardara Girls/The Backdoor Highlands/Fáscadh mo Léine (The Wringing of My Shirt)/Reel in A/Ciaran Tourish's Reel
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The Ardara Girls/The Backdoor Highlands/Fáscadh mo Léine (The Wringing of My Shirt)/Reel in A/Ciaran Tourish's Reel The Ardara Girls/The Backdoor Highlands/Fáscadh mo Léine (The Wringing of My Shirt)/Reel in A/Ciaran Tourish's Reel The Ardara Girls/The Backdoor Highlands/Fáscadh mo Léine (The Wringing of My Shirt)/Reel in A/Ciaran Tourish's Reel The Ardara Girls/The Backdoor Highlands/Fáscadh mo Léine (The Wringing of My Shirt)/Reel in A/Ciaran Tourish's Reel
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Past BBC Events

Radio Scotland Sessions Celtic Connections 2013
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Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
2013-01-21T11:58:49
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Jan
Radio Scotland Sessions Celtic Connections 2013 Radio Scotland Sessions Celtic Connections 2013 Radio Scotland Sessions Celtic Connections 2013 Radio Scotland Sessions Celtic Connections 2013

Radio Scotland Sessions Celtic Connections 2013

21 January 2013

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Sep
Altan
Heath Street Baptist Church, London, UK


Biography

Altan are an Irish folk music group formed in County Donegal in 1987 by lead vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her since-deceased husband Frankie Kennedy. They brought Donegal's rich collection of Irish language songs and instrumental styles to audiences around the world, and they remain the world's foremost Irish traditional group with over a million records sold. They were the first traditional group to be signed to a major label when they signed with Virgin Records in 1994. Altan have established a large following in Ireland, UK, Europe, United States, Canada and even in Japan. They have worked with a wide variety of well-known musicians including Dolly Parton, Enya, The Chieftains, Bonnie Raitt and Alison Krauss.

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