Caption: Musicians perform traditional Irish songs each week at Keegan's in Northeast Minneapolis.
Musicians perform traditional Irish songs each week at Keegan's in Northeast Minneapolis. 

The Twin Cities Irish music scene

From: KFAI
Series: 10,000 Fresh Voices
Length: 05:01

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Minnesota may be famous for its Scandinavian heritage, but it's also home to a vibrant Irish music community. From weekly sessions at pubs like Keegan’s in Northeast Minneapolis, to classes at the Center for Irish Music in the Midway area of St. Paul, Irish music is flourishing. KFAI producer Bobbie Scott talked to local players about the traditional Irish music scene in the Twin Cities. Read the full description.

Irish_music_small Minnesota may be famous for its Scandinavian heritage, but it's also home to a vibrant Irish music community. From weekly sessions at pubs like Keegan’s in Northeast Minneapolis, to classes at the Center for Irish Music in the Midway area of St. Paul, Irish music is flourishing. KFAI producer Bobbie Scott talked to local players about the traditional Irish music scene in the Twin Cities.

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Minnesota may be famous for its Scandinavian heritage, but it's also home to a vibrant Irish music community. From weekly sessions at pubs like Keegan’s in Northeast Minneapolis, to classes at the Center for Irish Music in the Midway area of St. Paul, Irish music is flourishing. KFAI producer Bobbie Scott talked to local players about the traditional Irish music scene in the Twin Cities.