The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Monday 26 May 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    To mark the first anniversary of the passing in May last year 2013 of Proinnsias Ó Conluain we hear again a programme about his life and archival legacy.

    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 Star Of Philipstown
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Roise Bean Mhic Grianna
      Performer(s): Roise Bean Mhic Grianna
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING, RTE CD 178
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Maidin Dé Domhnaigh
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Unidentified Female Singer (Recorded 1950s Co. Tyrone
      Performer(s): Unidentified Female Singer (Recorded 1950s Co. Tyrone
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: An Crúiscín Lán
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Unidentified Male Singer (Recorded 1950s Co. Tyrone
      Performer(s): Unidentified Male Singer (Recorded 1950s Co. Tyrone
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: Jig (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Rea
      Performer(s): John Rea
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: Orange And Blue
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Rea
      Performer(s): John Rea
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: Reel (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Rea
      Performer(s): John Rea
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: Colonel Rodney, The Bonny Bunch Of Roses, The Silver Spear, Higgin's Hornpipe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Sean Seery
      Performer(s): Sean Seery
      Album: RTÉ, RTECD 285
      Duration: 4:00

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