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    The Rolling Wave Monday 14 April 2014

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    The Rolling Wave visits Ballydesmond, Co Cork to hear all about a new traditional music initiative in Munster - the recently launched 2014 Sliabh Luachra Music Trail

    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

    Congratulations to the two winners of the Rolling Wave January quiz: Michael Cronin of Ballincollig and Dan Buckley of Loughlinstown.  There was a very good response and these winners were judged to be the best two of the many entries we received – but it was a close run thing! The prizes are copies of the new CD Didn’t She Dance and Dance by Paudie O’Connor and Aoife Ní Chaoimh.

    For the new quiz, the singing group Lynched have given two copies of their new CD Cold Old Fire. One of the songs on it is Daffodil Mulligan – her mother was of course Biddy Mulligan and we want to know where was Biddy Mulligan from? 

    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: Selection Of Polkas (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Cronin's Hornpipe Selection
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:15
    • Title: Tom Billy's Jigs
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy & Julia Clifford
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy & Julia Clifford
      Album: SHANACHIE, 34002
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: O'Sullivan's, O'Callaghan's (Polkas)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ, CD 174
      Duration: 3:37
    • Title: Selection Of Jigs (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:25
    • Title: Wondrous Love
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: TARA, TARA 4027
      Duration: 3:27
    • Title: The Rambling Irishman
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Concerning of Three Young Men, TARA, TARA 4027
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: The Humours Of Lisheen, The Lark In The Bog
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ, RTECD 174
      Duration: 4:04
    • Title: Caoineadh Uí Néill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ, RTECD 174
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Reconciliation
      Composer: Ron Kavana
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Concerning of Three Young Men, TARA, TARA 4027
      Duration: 3:25

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