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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of 

    Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

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    The Rolling Wave Monday 19 January 2015

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    The Rolling Wave

    Highlights of the Tribute to Johnny O'Leary Concert which took place during the Pádraig O'Keeffe Festival in Castleisland at the October Bank Holiday weekend last year.

    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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet to:

    therollingwave@rte.ie  or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave

    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 Munster Jig, Humours Of Lisheen, Munster Buttermilk
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dennis O'Connor, Con Moynihan, Joe Sullivan, Jimmy Doyle, Gearóid Dinneen
      Performer(s): Dennis O'Connor, Con Moynihan, Joe Sullivan, Jimmy Doyle, Gearóid Dinneen
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:25
    • Title: Selection Of Polkas (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dennis O'Connor, Con Moynihan, Joe Sullivan, Jimmy Doyle, Gearóid Dinneen
      Performer(s): Dennis O'Connor, Con Moynihan, Joe Sullivan, Jimmy Doyle, Gearóid Dinneen
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: Polka (No Name)
      Composer: Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Dennis O'Connor, Con Moynihan, Joe Sullivan, Jimmy Doyle, Gearóid Dinneen
      Performer(s): Dennis O'Connor, Con Moynihan, Joe Sullivan, Jimmy Doyle, Gearóid Dinneen
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: What Will I Do If The Kettle Boils Over? Paití O'Leary's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell,Áine & Francis O'Connor, Eibhlín De Paor, Michelle O'Sullivan, Gearóid Dinneen
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell,Áine & Francis O'Connor, Eibhlín De Paor, Michelle O'Sullivan, Gearóid Dinneen
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:50
    • Title: The Rose Of Drishane, Mike Sullivan's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell,Áine & Francis O'Connor, Eibhlín De Paor, Michelle O'Sullivan, Gearóid Dinneen
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell,Áine & Francis O'Connor, Eibhlín De Paor, Michelle O'Sullivan, Gearóid Dinneen
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:47
    • Title: Slides (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell,Áine & Francis O'Connor, Eibhlín De Paor, Michelle O'Sullivan, Gearóid Dinneen
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell,Áine & Francis O'Connor, Eibhlín De Paor, Michelle O'Sullivan, Gearóid Dinneen
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:14
    • Title: Tribute To Denis Murphy
      Composer: Christy Cronin
      Performer(s): Christy Cronin
      Performer(s): Christy Cronin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:14
    • Title: Selection Of Jigs (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Nicky And Anne Mcauliffe, Dónal O'Connor, Ciarán Sullivan
      Performer(s): Nicky And Anne Mcauliffe, Dónal O'Connor, Ciarán Sullivan
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: Swallow's Tail, The Shaskeen, The Bag Of Spuds (Reels)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Nicky And Anne Mcauliffe, Dónal O'Connor, Ciarán Sullivan
      Performer(s): Nicky And Anne Mcauliffe, Dónal O'Connor, Ciarán Sullivan
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:37
    • Title: Tribute To Johnny O'Leary
      Composer: Jimmy O'Brien
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: The Bunch Of Keys
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Caoimhín Vallely And Friends
      Performer(s): Caoimhín Vallely And Friends
      Album: CAOIMHÍN VALLELY, CVCD001
      Duration: 2:08
    • Title: Farewell To London
      Composer: Brendan Mcglinchy
      Performer(s): Caoimhín Vallely And Friends
      Performer(s): Caoimhín Vallely And Friends
      Album: CAOIMHÍN VALLELY, CVCD001
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: A Bhean Údaí Thall
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Gráinne Holland
      Performer(s): Gráinne Holland
      Album: GRÁINNE HOLLAND, GHM 2011001
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: Out Of The Window
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Karen Casey
      Performer(s): Karen Casey
      Album: COMPASS, 745292
      Duration: 3:33
    • 19:47
      Title: Pr-Mb-130115-280215
      Performer(s): Trish Taylor Thompson
      Performer(s): Trish Taylor Thompson
      Duration: 0:22

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