On this episode of Celtic Music Lab, we delve deep into the history of the fiddle. We talk about the history of the fiddle and where the name comes from. We touch on the success and popularity of louder instruments. Then, we cover the etymology of the word fiddle. Later, we chat about how the fiddle came into Celtic music and its history their. Finally, Tommy gives a farewell to musician Angus Grant, fiddle player for Shooglenifty. Angus passed away at 49 and we offer our condolences to his friends and family.
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