Dying or rising?
The influence of the Scots/Irish community can never be underestimated, particularly in the United States of America.
Ideas, art, literature, storytelling and, of course, music.
Wynton Marsallis suggests that African American music was changed and improved through connecting with this ancient yet still vital music as the Jazz era was emerging in New Orleans at the end of the 1900s.
I am glad to report that Celtic music is still alive and kicking globally today.
We get a sense of it from this short clip.