First up is Stephen Doherty playing the M&E Polymer D, 6 Key Polymer Dand 6 Key Polymer Deluxe D flutes. Stephen tours with his music extensively in Ireland and Europe. He plays with Seán Keane, the well known Irish singer and musician, renowned for his distinctive sean-nós-style voice. Stephens CD entitled The Foxford Way is available from
James Murray is a gifted musician and wonderful local artist. Please contact James directly on +353 (087) 6474496 or +353 (071) 9185719 to purchase his paintings. He also repairs old and damaged church statues, bringing them back to their former glory. Here he plays on a variety of M&E Polymer flutes in his workshop.
Michael Hurley plays the 6 key D flute and the F flute. Michael teaches music throughout the West of Ireland. He learned to play the flute at a young age and spent many years touring in the UK.
Joe Grady, a local musician plays the M&E Polymer D Flute at the M&E workshop. Joe is a well known local musician and natural flute player. You will find Joe leading the Friday night session in Murray's Bar Charlestown.
Michael featured in a documentary about his native parish. He speaks about making flutes, The Killasser Trio Band and remembers where his passion for music began.
This is the ultimate M&E Flute Story.
A native of Killasser, Claire and Michael have been friends for many years now, performing at various events together.
Claire says that Michael is very encouraging to the younger generation.
James Murray plays the M&E Polymer D flute and F flute