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Liz Carroll

Need something to do this weekend while you're waiting to find out who's in the 2014 class of NEA National Heritage Fellows? Might we suggest a podcast or two or eight? (Click on the Heritage Fellows' names to access the full podcast.) "I didn't do it because it was something that I thought I was...
NEA National Heritage Fellow Wayne Henderson (right) at the 2012 Richmond Folk Festival with piano player Jeff Little. Although I have lived in Virginia for 14 years, I had never visited the state’s capital before this past Saturday. This weekend, however, offered something special: the Richmond...
As we celebrate our 100th podcast---and St. Patrick's Day!--- today's podcast features National Heritage Fellow Liz Carroll , who has long been recognized as one of the great Irish fiddle players. Born and raised in Chicago, Carroll participated in informal Irish musical gatherings, called sessions...