Storytelling

Irish Stories

The Apple Seed
  • Mar 17, 2015 6:00 pm
  • 57:08

Stories and songs included in this episode: Joseph Sobol ft. Kathy Cowan & Tom Orf Song 1: I Am of Ireland Teller: Joseph Sobol ft. Kathy Cowan & Tom Orf Site: www.josephsobol.com Notes: Joseph Sobol & company sets this William Butler Yeats poem to majestic music. Yvonne Healy Story 1: Lugh, the Shining One Teller: Yvonne Healy Site: www.yhealy.com Notes: Lugh is one of the most well-known and best loved of the Irish mythological characters. Brian Fox Ellis Story 2: Ossein and the Isle of Tier na Nog Teller: Brian Fox Ellis Site: foxtalesint.com Notes: Ossein proves himself to be just as great a hero as his father. Brian Fox Ellis Story 3: Ossein and the Isle of Tier na Nog Teller: Brian Fox Ellis Site: foxtalesint.com Notes: Finn MacCoul is the classic mythical hunter-warrior hero of Irish mythology. Norah Dooley Story 4: Molly O' Donahue Teller: Norah Dooley Site: www.norahdooley.com Notes: A clever but shy girl learns that stories are worth telling and life is worth living. Paddy Tutty Song 2: Lough Erne Artist: Paddy Tutty Site: www.prairiedruid.net Notes: A beautiful farewell to Ireland.