Music for St. Brigid’s Day

On January 28, 2017, we featured music for St. Brigid of Kildare, her namesake goddess Brigid, and the beginning of the Celtic Spring, upcoming on February 1.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Loreena McKennitt Dante’s Prayer The Book of Secrets (Quinlan Road)
Anúna The Wild Song Invocation (Danu)
Lá Lugh Brighid’s Kiss Brighid’s Kiss (Lughnasa Music)
New Set
Damh the Bard Brighid Antlered Crown and Standing Stone (CD Baby)
Emma Christian Vreeshey, Vreeshey (Invocation to Saint Bridget) Beneath the Twilight (Manx/Celtic Productions)
Lisa Thiel Imbolc Circle of the Seasons (Sacred Dream)
Music Under Announcements
Lee Murdock Star of the County Down Wordless (Depot)
Áine Minogue Gabhain Molta Bride Circle of the Sun (BMG/RCA)
Ann Heymann Virgo Sancta Brigida Cruit go nÓr • Harp of Gold (s/p)
Susan McKeown Oíche Fá Fhéil Bride (On Brigid’s Eve) Blackthorne: Irish Love Songs (World Village)
Spiral Dance The Quickening From the Mist: A Retrospective (CD Baby)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Amy & Leslie Hymn to Her Amy & Leslie (Alcazar Productions)
Mary McLaughlin Mo Ghrása, Mo Dhia Sacred Days (Rowan)
Áine Minogue Brigit’s Feast The Mysts of Time (Little Miller Music)
Ruth Barrett & Cyntia Smith Bridget The Heart Is the Only Nation (Aeolus)
New Set
A Druid Fellowship The Hymn to Bridget (memorial service for Isaac Bonewits—online)
Jack Hardy No Man Through (Prime)
Holly Tannen Through All the World Below Between the Worlds (Gold Leaf)
New Set
Jennifer Berezan She Carries Me She Carries Me (Edge of Wonder)
New Set
Tim O’Brien The Holy Well Two Journeys (Hiowdy Skies)
Paul Kamm & Eleanore MacDonald The Soldier and the Priestess Game of Dances (Freewheel)
The Wailin’ Jennys Deeper Well Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House (Red House)
New Set
Barely Lace Sweet Mysteries Barely Lace (s/p CD)
Six Organs of Admittance They Fixed the Broken Mirror Today (faded) For Octavio Paz (Holy Mountain)