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Celtic Christmas Podcast

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Dec 7, 2020

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Celtic Christmas music from: Runa, Stephanie Claussen, David Pedrick, Matt & Shannon Heaton, Steel Clover, Mark O'Connor, Marc Gunn, deCeadaoin, Andrew D. Huber, The Rogues, Sheri O'Meara, Abbots Cross, Reilly, Screaming Orphans, Prydein, The Jig Is Up!

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0:01 - "The Snows they melt the Soonest / Wondrous Love" by Runa from The Tide of Winter

4:12 - CHRISTMAS WELCOME - Welcome to the Celtic Christmas Podcast. My name is Marc Gunn. I am a Celtic musician and host also of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast. My goal is to introduce you to Celtic musicians who are making and sharing Christmas music.

4:45 - "Willie Take Your Little Drum / Il Est Né, Le Divin Enfant" by Stephanie Claussen from Light so Brilliant: Carols and Tunes for Christmas

8:50 - "Gower Wassail" by David Pedrick from Wintertide EP

12:12 - "Carol of the Birds" by Matt & Shannon Heaton from Fine Winter's Night

16:33 - "Snowflakes" by Steel Clover from Season of Love

18:36 - "Cherry Tree Carol" by Mark O'Connor from Appalachian Christmas

22:09 - "Jingle Bells" by Marc Gunn from Celtic Christmas Greetings


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** If you enjoy this podcast, you might also enjoy our Joyful Celtic Christmas Music playlist on Spotify. Follow the link in the show notes.

** Want more Celtic Christmas music? I have a webpage dedicated to it with playlists, Christmas albums, videos and more.

26:01 - "A Jig for Christmas/Merry Christmas" by deCeadaoin from unreleased album

29:36 - "Soft Silver Sound" by Andrew D. Huber from Lights & Snow, Vol. II

33:11 - "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" by The Rogues from Hellbound Sleigh

34:28 - "Lambs on the Green Hills" by Sheri O'Meara from Christmas Light

36:52 - "Silent Night/La Valse Des Jeunes Filles" by Abbots Cross from Christmas Visions

40:21 - "We Three Kings of Orient Are by Reilly from Kick Ass Celtic Christmas

45:03 - “Song We Used to Sing” by Screaming Orphans from a new Christmas single

48:25 - "Merry Xmas Everybody" by Prydein from Single

52:56 - NOLLAIG SHONA DAOIBH - If you enjoyed this show, please LIKE and SHARE this episode. If you found a song you loved in this show, I list the show times and URLs for each artist in the notes. Follow the link in the shownotes to support the artists who support this podcast. Buy their music and merch, subscribe to their newsletters, and tell a friend about the great music you found.

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54:40 - "At Last I'm Ready for Christmas" by The Jig Is Up! from A Penny for the Wren

The Celtic Christmas Podcast was edited by Mitchell Petersen with Graphics by Miranda Nelson Designs. The show was produced by Marc Gunn, The Celtfather. To subscribe, go to Apple Podcasts or to our website where you can become a Patron of the Podcast for as little as $2 per episode. Promote Celtic culture through Christmas music at Nollaig Shona Daoibh!

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