Preserving Gaelic Culture through Music
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 669 , Segment 3
Episode: Terrorism in Niger, Narcissistic Bosses, Preserving Gaelic
- Oct 26, 2017 11:00 pm
- 20:39 mins
Guest: Julie Fowlis, Scottish Folk Musician The Gaelic language is only spoken by about 1 percent of people in Scotland today. But Julie Fowlis sings almost exclusively in Gaelic and proudly tours the world sharing the musical tradition she learned as a child. When Disney Pixar needed someone to sing on the soundtrack for the animated movie “Brave,” about a headstrong Scottish princess, they turned to her. Her new album “Alterum” is out on October 27, 2017.