The Kilians

Irish fairy tales

Irish fairy tales

[Concert Readings]

Fairy tale from another world with Irish music

Irish fairy tales

The "Irish Fairy Tales" in the transmission of the Brothers Grimm are known only to a few. Silke and Dirk Kilian read stories from this collection from an other world and let Celtic music sound on harp and frame drum.

"The White Calf"
How Lorenz Hulahan meets the queen of the elves.

From the thimble and how he lost his hump.

"The field with hornbeams"
How the Cluricaun Thomas Fitzpatrick escapes.

"About the Elves"
Who are they - the elves? And how do the silent people live?

"Celtic soundscape"
Music from the Celtic countries.

Concert Reading Rehearsal Excerpt: The Irish Fairy Tale