The Rolling Wave

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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 9 June 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    With this year's Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy starting in a month's time we hear music and song recorded in previous years at this most enjoyable week-long traditional music event

    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 Woman Of The House, My Love And Myself In The Garden
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Album: JOHN MCKENNA SOCIETY, MKSOC002
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: The Drunken Landlady, The Sligo Maid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP 03
      Duration: 2:31
    • Title: The Maid In The Cherry Tree, Boil The Breakfast Early
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mick Coyne
      Performer(s): Mick Coyne
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:18
    • Title: My Parents Reared Me Tenderly
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Album: Wind and Water - Traditional Songs, Ballads and Lilts, RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: The Wheel Of Fortune
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:31
    • Title: Miss Mcdonald, The Boys Of Ballisodare
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Patsy Hanly
      Performer(s): Patsy Hanly
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: A Stór Mo Chroí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Seán Ó Duibhir A' Ghleanna, An Bhean Tincéara
      Composer: Brian O'Higgins
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:43
    • Title: The Fourth Dragoon
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:45
    • Title: An Phis Fhliuch. Cnocán An Teampaill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Helen Lawlor
      Performer(s): Helen Lawlor
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: The Road To Old Decency
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 0:54
    • Title: The Trip To Peterswell
      Composer: Paddy O' Donoghue
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 1:46
    • Title: William Thompson's, Mick Quinn's (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Junior Davey, Damien Stenson, Declan Folan, Declan Courell
      Performer(s): Junior Davey, Damien Stenson, Declan Folan, Declan Courell
      Album: JUNIOR DAVEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: Garrett Barry's Mazurka
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Album: RTÉ, RTE 276 CD
      Duration: 1:55

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