Mudcat Café message #1134332 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #67616   Message #1134332
Posted By: GUEST,sorefingers
11-Mar-04 - 08:42 PM
Thread Name: Tuning an Irish whistle
Subject: RE: Tuning an Irish whistle
The Gaelic for TW is Feadog. As I recall it was originally just an oat stalk whittled with a sharp knife and played until it broke.