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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...
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...
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...