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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 20 January 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Piper Jimmy O'Brien Moran talks about his researches into the life and music of the 19th century Galway piper Paddy Conneely and his new recording Take Me Tender.

    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 Ladies March To The Ballroom, The Humours Of Maam
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Going Back To Dublin
      Composer: Eric Bogle
      Performer(s): Eric Bogle
      Performer(s): Eric Bogle
      Album: Something of Value, SONET, SNTF 1004
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: The Old Sunday Dinner
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Album: PADDY BERRY, PBCD 001
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Cold Blow And The Rainy Night
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Album: Cold Blow and the Rainy Night, SHANACHIE, 79011
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: Take Me Tender, Six Mile Bridge (Reels)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 2:02
    • Title: The Old Coolun
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Twopenny Jig, Sarsfield's Quickstep, The Piper's Finger
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 3:10
    • Title: Stad A Rógaire, Stad
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: An Cailín Aerach
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Macalla
      Performer(s): Macalla
      Album: Mná Na hÉireann (Women Of Ireland), GAEL-LINN, CEFCD110
      Duration: 3:29
    • Title: Highlands & The Congress Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Macalla
      Performer(s): Macalla
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEFCD110
      Duration: 3:29
    • Title: The Little Drummer
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Album: SHANACHIE, 79011
      Duration: 3:14

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