National Folk Festival & The Wanton Shillelaghs

We spent the Easter weekend at the National Folk Festival, and while we were there, happened upon The Wanton Shillelaghs, whose flute player had a problem with a couple of loose tenon corks. I hadn’t worked on a wooden flute before, but replacing corks is still the same as any other instrument – she was back up and playing in no time, and was ecstatic that her flute played better than it ever did.

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