Celebrating Cultures, Promoting Integration
The native music of Ireland is Irish traditional music which has remained vibrant despite globalizing cultural forces. Irish music has kept many of its traditional aspects and has itself influenced many forms of music, such as country in the USA. It includes many kinds of songs, including drinking songs, ballads and laments sometimes accompanied by a variety of instruments such as reels, hornpipes, fiddles and flutes.
This is a list of some of the places where Irish music is played: