Martin Doyle’s Website Gets A Facelift
It has to happen every now and then… spring cleaning that is. And in New Zealand, where Martin Doyle’s webmaster lives, it is spring – so the timing is perfect. The southern spring has sprung and Martin Doyle has a new website – well, a new template at least. Same content pretty much, with some minor additions and the odd little tweak here and there – a facelift in effect.
So a little celebration is in order and what better way to celebrate than with a tune …
Joe Doyle Makes MusicRecently added to the Martin Doyle’s flute music page is a lovely piece composed by Martin’s son Joe Doyle. Joe was out in the garden at his father’s home in County Clare a couple of weeks back, ‘playing around’ with his recently acquired Martin Doyle rosewood D flute, when a tune drifted through the music-rich ether of Clare and manifested itself through Joe and his flute. Joe dedicated the tune to his father by naming it ‘The Flute Maker Martin Doyle’ (‘by the flute maker’s son’, as Joe quipped) and recorded it later that day.
Posted On YouTube – September 2012
- Joe’s new tune can be heard here: The Flute Maker Martin Doyle – by Joe Doyle »
- And it’s also available on The Session: The Flute Maker Martin Doyle (jig) »