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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with our Irish-flavored classical playlist

Ruins take on a sun-splashed glow in Trim, Ireland. Jonathan Bowers/Unsplash
1hr 57min : St. Patrick's Day - Classical Playlist

Looking for the perfect soundtrack for your St. Patrick's Day celebration? Even if you're stuck at home, our specially selected classical playlist will add an Irish flair to your festivities and take you on a musical journey to the Emerald Isle. Erin go Bragh!

Track listing

00:00
Traditional: The Derry Air (Danny Boy)
Irish Chamber Orchestra; John O'Conor, piano

03:42
Traditional: The Lark in the Clear Air
Demarre and Anthony McGill

07:35
Amy Beach: Gaelic Symphony — 2nd movement
Nashville Symphony Orchestra

15:01
John Field: Piano Sonata No. 1 — Rondo
John O'Conor, piano

19:31
Traditional: Fantasy on The Irish Washer Woman
John O'Conor, piano

26:24
Hamilton Harty: An Irish Symphony — The Fair Day
Boston Pops Orchestra

29:32
John Williams: Far and Away — Suite
La Pieta

35:08
Traditional: The Salley Gardens
City of London Sinfonia; Cambridge Singers

37:51
Scott Tennant/Simon Jeffes: Celtic Fare
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

43:46
Traditional: Patrick's Day
Irish Chamber Orchestra; John O'Conor, piano

45:41
John Gardner: Irish Suite
Royal Ballet Sinfonia

56:51
Frank Martin: Piano Trio on Popular Irish Tunes— 3rd movement
Lincoln Trio

1:02:12
Traditional: Celtic Wedding March
Carol Thompson, harp

1:03:49
A.J. Potter: Fantasia Gaelach No. 1
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland

1:12:19
Frederick May: Suite of Irish Airs
RTE National Symphony Orchestra

1:30:16
Traditional: The Kerry Dances
Irish Chamber Orchestra; John O'Conor, piano

1:32:45
Charles Stanford: Six Irish Fantasies — Jig
Lucy Gould, violin; Benjamin Frith, piano

1:38:18
Michael McGlynn: Geantrai
The Choral Scholars of University College, Dublin

1:40:41
Arthur Duff: Irish Suite for Strings
Irish Chamber Orchestra

1:50:47
Arthur Sullivan: An Irish Symphony — 3rd movement
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra

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