Living the Tradition Film

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Soundtrack of the original Irish solo cello music, Irish Airs for Solo Cello from the film can be purchased in the cello sheet music collection from the Play Cello Music Store;…

Learn the Irish Airs for Solo Cello with video lessons at the Play Cello Music Cello Club;

The Official Album Irish Airs for Solo Cello can be listened to on Bandcamp…

Winner of Best Documentary Feature in the Erie International Film Festival… Official Selection of four Festivals including the Consonance Music & Dance Film Festival Fan Award

Travelling with her cello, Ilse de Ziah takes a trip around Ireland with filmmaker Maarten Roos searching for the origins of ten Irish airs. The connections between the music, the land, and its people make for a fascinating discovery of the history and stories behind the airs.

This feature length film includes interviews and performances with renowned Irish musicians including Matt Cranitch, Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, Lillis O’Leary, Marja Gaynor and Siobhan Armstrong, and meetings with local characters. The Airs are played live by Ilse in the locations where they originate. Release date: January 31st, 2014.

1 Comment

  1. joan
    September 30, 2014

    I saw the film on a recent flight to Dublin and knew if was the perfect gift for my Celtic harper friend, plus then I would get to see again as well! Enjoyed it greatly!


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