Katy Marchant comes from an early music background and began playing the recorder at the age of seven, this has led to her lifelong passion for all things blown, particularly bagpipes. She also trained as a sculptor and specialises in mask making with a strong interest in medieval iconography and church art.
She is a founder member of masked medieval dance theatre company Daughters of Elvin. With Daughters of Elvin and as part of the Steve Tyler/Katy Marchant duo she has toured extensively throughout the British Isles, Norway, France, Germany and Holland appearing at a wide range of venues including rock festivals, arts centres, early music festivals, churches and historical events.
Bagpipes, Recorders, Shawm, Whistles