The Rolling Wave

    Monday, 7 - 8pm

    The Rolling Wave Monday 20 October 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    We meet USA-born fiddle-player Brian Conway on a visit to Ireland to hear his fiddle playing and about growing up with traditional Irish music in his native New York

    About The Show

    Named after a famous traditional Irish tune, The Rolling Wave is a sharp ear and a close eye on the world of traditional and folk music in Ireland.

    Competition

    The answer to our Rolling Wave quiz is: Eric Bogle. We had a bumper response and the two winners of copies of the Friel Sisters new CD are: Jim Nash of Kilworth in Co. Cork and Gavin Black of Lurgan, Co Armagh. Congratulations to both.

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new CD from The Gloaming, kindly donated by the band. The question: can you name any two members of the Gloaming?

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Rolling Wave
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: The Spike Lasses, Tom Moylan's Frolics
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian Conway, Mark Simos
      Performer(s): Brian Conway, Mark Simos
      Album: SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS, SFW 40481
      Duration: 2:24
    • Title: Trim The Velvet, Lord Gordon
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian Conway, Brendan Dolan
      Performer(s): Brian Conway, Brendan Dolan
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 173
      Duration: 4:11
    • Title: Martin Wynne's Reel
      Composer: Martin Wynne
      Performer(s): Martin Wynne
      Performer(s): Martin Wynne
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:08
    • Title: Reavy's Reels
      Composer: Ed Reavy
      Performer(s): Andy Mcgann
      Performer(s): Andy Mcgann
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: Crowley's Reels
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian Conway, Joe Burke, Felix Dolan
      Performer(s): Brian Conway, Joe Burke, Felix Dolan
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 168
      Duration: 2:31
    • Title: Maud Miller
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian Conway
      Performer(s): Brian Conway
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: My Lagan Love
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Sarah Greenham Taylor
      Performer(s): Sarah Greenham Taylor
      Album: SARAH GREENHAM TAYLOR, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:51
    • Title: My Lagan Love
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Album: RTÉ, RTE 276 CD
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: Plúirín Na Mban Donn Ó
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaíoch & Macalla
      Performer(s): Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaíoch & Macalla
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF 122
      Duration: 3:20

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