2 reels recorded at the benefit night for the Passionfruit Theatre Company in Athlone. The Mason’s Apron and Carthy’s reel, with Stephen Ducke (flute) and Bean Dolan (guitar) We learnt these tunes from the music of Micho Russell, whistle and flute player from Doolin in Co. Clare.
Originally from Athlone in County Roscommon, Stephen Ducke now lives in a small village in the French Alps with his family. He is author of a tin whistle tutor book entitled "Tin Whistle - A Complete Guide to Playing Irish Traditional Music on the Whistle" and runs Irish music classes and workshops with Tradschool in France. He has recorded one solo album, "If There Weren't Any Women In The World".