Ten Fun Facts About the Irish Fiddle

Even Google is featuring the Irish fiddle on its home page today!  As a modest contribution to your St. Patrick’s Day revels, an interesting article about the instrument . . .

The fiddle has survived generational changes from its start as a low-class instrument popular among the poor. Now, the Irish fiddle is playing an instrumental role in preserving traditional Irish music and culture.

Read on at the OUPblog.