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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 4 November 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    Join Peter Browne for some interesting tunes, songs, people and news from the world of traditional Irish music.

    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: Jimmy Dolan's, John Joe Gannon's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Album: DEMO ADVANCE COPY OF FORTHCOMING CD
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: Joe Kilmurray's, Furnill's Frolic
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Album: DEMO ADVANCE COPY OF FORTHCOMING CD
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Reel 97, The Tinker's Frolic, The Light Horse Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Album: IS MISE RECORDS, IS MISE 003
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Fáinne Geal An Lae, The Cauliflower, Kissing And Drinking
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Album: IS MISE RECORDS, IS MISE 003
      Duration: 6:54
    • Title: The Isle Of St Helena
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:29
    • Title: April's Fool
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: I Ne'er Shall Wean Her
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:39
    • Title: Johnston
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:54
    • Title: The Crooked Road To Dublin, Considine's Grove
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: The Lark On The Strand, James Gannon's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The Lass On The Strand
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 2:22
    • Title: Dan's Request
      Composer: Paddy O'Brien
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 1:34
    • Title: Paddy O'Sullivan's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 1:02
    • Title: Jessica's Jig
      Composer: Phil Mcmahon
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 1:03
    • Title: Mcfadden's Favourite, Seán Maguire's, Jackson's Favourite
      Composer: Trad. Arr. Molloy, Lunny, Mcglynn
      Performer(s): Matt Molloy
      Performer(s): Matt Molloy
      Album: CLADDAGH RECORDS, CCF18CD
      Duration: 4:04
    • Title: The Spanish Volunteer
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Album: Do Me Justice, CLADDAGH RECORDS, CC37CD
      Duration: 2:54
    • Title: The Rolling Wave
      Composer: T
      Performer(s): Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin
      Performer(s): Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin
      Album: VENTURE, CDVE904
      Duration: 3:04

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