This mostly female Irish choir became famous in ''Riverdance,'' and now they stand on their own with their unbelievably soulful and soothing ancient melodies. As much as I love listening to the standard favorites during the holidays, I crave the feeling of peace and contentment that fills a room when this CD is playing.
There is nothing like the sound of a Celtic harp to soothe the soul. Kim Robertson takes us on a quiet yet joyous Christmas journey with this selection of music. All are absolutely perfect to have playing while you bake cookies, entertain, wrap packages or just sit and watch the fire -- feeling the warmth of the season.
It’s a Wonderful Life. Perhaps the most beloved holiday movie of all time, the film was based on this 1943 self-published novella by Philip Van Doren Stern. Celebrating its first reprinting, this deluxe leather-bound edition of The Greatest Gift features its 22 original woodcut illustrations in vintage two-color presswork.
A soothing, heart-warming collection of 12 Celtic-inspired music pieces, both traditional and contemporary, recorded at different locations ... from Dublin to the Church of St. George in New York, to San Diego. Celtic harp, violin, uilleann pipes, arch lute, viola, bodhran, keyboard, guitar, flute and many more instruments combine to create a gentle richness that is serenely festive.