By Fiona Ritchie,Doug Orr
From historic ballads on the middle of the culture to tools that specific this dynamic track, Ritchie and Orr chronicle the main points of an epic trip. Enriched via the insights of key members to the residing culture on either side of the Atlantic, this abundantly illustrated quantity incorporates a CD that includes 20 songs by way of musicians profiled within the e-book, together with Dolly Parton, Dougie MacLean, Cara Dillon, John Doyle, Pete Seeger, Sheila Kay Adams, Jean Ritchie, document Watson, David Holt, Anais Mitchell, Al Petteway, and Amy White.
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Wayfaring Strangers: The Musical Voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia by Fiona Ritchie,Doug Orr