The London Ear on RTÉ 2XM // Show 163 with Ambassador Dan Mulhall

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The London Ear on RTÉ 2XM // Show 163 with Ambassador Dan Mulhall

I was delighted to able to chat to Irish Ambassador to Great Britain, Dan Mulhall, on this week’s show. He is now leaving his post in London to become Ireland’s Ambassador to the United States.Before that though, he sat down with me to chat about Irish Culture, Identity, and the dreaded B word.

You can follow, Ambassador Mulhall on Twitter, he’s great for starting each day off with some poetry.

Our chat was recorded on August 3 2017 in the Irish Embassy in London. Thanks to Brendan and Bernadette for their help in organising this.

The London Ear on RTÉ 2XM // Show 163

In-between chatting with Ambassador Mulhall, he picked the following tracks to play:

1. Planxty: Raggle Taggle Gypsy/Tabhair Dom Do Lamh
2. Bob Dylan: Shelter from the Storm
3. Clannad: Na Buachaillí Álainn
4. Steely Dan: Aja
5. London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Magic Flute, K. 620: Overture

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Transcription of the interview with Dan Mulhall

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