It's also the only country to have a musical instrument as their national emblem.- Because it's inexpensive (like the soprano recorder in America), most Irish schoolchildren learn the simple basics of the tin whistle, which was first produced by the Clarke Company in Manchester, England.
In honor of this festive holiday, check out these fun facts about Irish performance and folk tradition. - The top five biggest selling Irish actos of all time are U2, Enya, Van Morrison, The Cranberries, and Westlife.
- A céilidh (pronounced "kay-lee") is a traditional Irish or Scottish social gathering that generally involves Gaelic music and dancing.
- The conservation of music is so important to the people of Ireland, an Irish harp is pictured on their euro coins.
Patrick Schwarzenegger (born September 18, 1993), the son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, is a model and actor.
Raised in Los Angeles, California, he is one of four children. As of 2015, Patrick was enrolled in the University of Southern California.
He does, however, have a fourth sibling, a half-brother born from an affair his father had with the maid, Mildred ‘Patty’ Baena. In 2013, Patrick appeared in his first major movie in 2013, joining Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, and David Spade in Patrick Schwarzenegger has been linked to actress and singer AJ Michalka, Kristen Stewart, and Taylor Swift.
Schwarzenegger’s parents helped Patrick found his company Project360, a philanthropic clothing line, when he was only 15. He’s was romantically involved with Miley Cyrus, but the two separated in 2015 after photos surfaced of him pawing another woman during a Spring Break trip in Mexico.
The 42-year-old actor stayed in full makeup and dress while he grabbed a bite to eat from the Craft Service table.
The pair, who first worked on the big screen together on the X Men movie in 2000, first starred in the play on Broadway three years ago.
Two of acting's finest Sirs, and best friends, Ian Mc Kellen and Patrick Stewart, are coming to Cardiff's New Theatre this summer.
More : Anthony Hopkins and Ian Mc Kellen team up for The Dresser No Man's Land is about a wealthy writer called Hirst who invites dishevelled poet Spooner to his Hampstead mansion. Patrick Stewart said of the show: “I saw the original production of No Man's Land three times in one week at (London's) Wyndham's Theatre and would have seen it more if I could have afforded the tickets.