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'Who were the great Irish composers?' asks Catherine Bott.
It's St. Patrick's Day tomorrow and Catherine Bott is wondering, 'Who were the great Irish composers?'
There's Michael William Balfe, for example, best-remembered for his opera The Bohemian Girl - but he composed another 37 operas and some 250 songs.
So the emerald isle has a lot to be proud of, and Catherine will be sharing its music tonight.