In the latest episode of Drawing from the Well, Aoife Granville explores the musical contribution and impact of the first ladies of Irish traditional flute: Teresa Gardiner, Deirdre Collis, Peig Ryan, Peg McGrath and Anne McAuliffe - the episode features some remarkable material from RTÉ Archives. watch it above...

Drawing from the Well is a monthly series from the Irish Traditional Music Archive, connecting artists with archival material to inspire new art. This series is supported by Bank Of Ireland Begin Together Arts Fund in partnership with Business to Arts. ITMA is primarily funded by the Arts Council, ACNI and the OPW. Find information on artists who have featured in the series and upcoming artists here.