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Johnny Cunningham and Celtic Music's Broad Appeal

The former Silly Wizard fiddler isn't surprised by the international success of his music. Cunningham says that he can even here echoes of Scottish sounds in traditional American music.

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Other segments from the episode on June 16, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 16, 1989: Interview with Sabine Reichel; Commentary on folk songs; Interview with Johnny Cunningham; Commentary on baseball cards.

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