Category Archives: Celtic

On Raglan Road — Luke Kelly

Was Luke Kelly “Ireland’s greatest folk singer”? (My own roots are Scottish with a few generations in Ireland.)


The Lady of Shalott — Tennyson’s poem set to music by Loreena McKennitt

There are many Lady of Shalott paintings.   It was a favorite subject of Pre-Raphaelite painters inspired by Tennyson’s poem.   Here is a beautiful music setting with words of the poem.