This morning on Art of the Song, Irish singers Celtic Thunder are the featured artist.
About the group:
Celtic Thunder is an Irish singing group composed of soloists who perform both solo and ensemble numbers. The band is known for its specials on PBS.
Celtic Thunder is known for its eclectic style with songs ranging from a soloist to an ensemble focus. The group is backed by the Celtic Thunder Band on their concert tours, and their live shows are known for the use of dramatic effects via lighting and choreography as well as a stage set resembling an ancient stone pathway suggestive of those referenced in Celtic lore.
Since the original band’s formation in 2007, Celtic Thunder has released nine albums: Celtic Thunder, Act Two, Take Me Home, It’s Entertainment, Christmas, Heritage, Storm, Voyage, and Voyage II, as well as eight live performances on DVD entitled Celtic Thunder: The Show, Take Me Home, It’s Entertainment!, Christmas, Heritage, Storm, Voyage and Voyage II.