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Can you show me some folk music in Irish Gaelic? I really wonder how it sounds.

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Yeah, i just meant "traditional music".

For learning: Gaelic (Irish)
Base language: English
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    Hi Nick,

    I'm not exactly sure what you mean by Irish "folk" music; there's Traditional music, certainly :)
    Here are a few links from my saved favorites on YouTube. Enjoy! :)

    Set Dancing

    (proper) Step Dancing (before it got bastardized by Riverdance)

    Liam Ó Maonlaí - Sí do mhamo í

    Báidín Fheilimí - Traditional Irish Song

    Trasna na dTonnta - Na Casadaigh


    If you ever manage to find some Irish musicians in a pub, you may get to enjoy a "seisún" (music-playing 'session'). These happen often wherever there's an Irish community - my city has a couple every week.

    @Peachey: Did you watch the video I posted featuring Liam Ó Maonlaí? That was one such session. Good stuff... :-)

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