The Christmas Series
Taking you behind the scenes
Celtic Christmas Traditions - part 1
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The song was originally recorded by Altan and written Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her late father Proinsias Ó Maonaigh (Francie Mooney). Altan's guitarist, Dáithí Sproule, taught Jennifer the music and the Irish Gaelic. He also provided the translation. Many thanks to these wonderful musicians who preserve traditions and use their talents to be a positive force of healing, hope and comfort.