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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 

    Check here to download booklist

    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

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    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 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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