Articles by: Ashcroft, Catherine

In the Bag Jun 2017 in Chanter 2018 Autumn

Although born in the North West of England, Catherine has had a passion for Irish music since childhood and growing up in a musical home she started playing the whistle at an early age before getting her first set of Uilleann pipes in her mid teens. Self taught, Catherine pursued both instruments avidly and in 2007 won All Britain titles on both whistle and pipes. In 2008 Catherine recorded her first CD “Take Flight and Follow” at Stenkrith studio’s in Cumbria.

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