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'Danny Boy' helped New Yorkers grieve after 9/11

Duration: 02:10

New York firefighter Tim Geraghty tells the moving story of how 'Danny Boy' comforted people in the aftermath of 9/11, thanks to the efforts of Irish tenor Ronan Tynan.

Available since: Mon 11 Nov 2013

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Danny Boy - The Ballad That Bewitched the World

An exploration of the enduring appeal of Danny Boy, now over one hundred years old.

First broadcast: 11 Nov 2013

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