The Arts Edge playlist for 07/11/2020

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Radio Tale #3: Bloodlines, Leylines & the Luck of the Irish

This personal narrative explores my ancestors journey from Ireland to North America where they settled on the Red River Valley and later the Canadian Prairies, and how my mother made her way to the west coast of Canada.



Red River Valley. [Recorded by Marty Robbins]. On More greatest hits [CD]. New York, NY: Columbia. (1961).

Harder, E. (2006). I am a thousand years. [Unpublished manuscript]. New Westminster, BC: Douglas College.

Harder, E. (2012). My grandpa played the violin. [Unpublished Manuscript]. Burnaby, BC: Simon Fraser University.  

Loesser, F. (1956). Standing on the corner. [Recorded by Dean Martin]. On The capitol recordings [CD]. Los Angeles, CA: Capitol Records. (2013).

Yorkston, J. (1884a). Molly Malone. [Recorded by Sinead O’Connor]. On Sean-nos nua [CD]. New York, NY: Vanguard. (2002).  

Yorkston, J. (1884b). Molly Malone. [Recorded by The Dubliners]. On The very best of the Dubliners [CD]. Windmill Land Studios, UK: Universal/UJC Music. (2009).  

  • Posted on: 13 August 2020
  • By: Annie Roach