The Rolling Wave

    Monday, 7 - 8pm

    The Rolling Wave Monday 14 July 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    To mark the recent issue of a complete set of the 78rpm recordings of Leitrim flute-player John McKenna, we hear again a 1983 Long Note documentary programme on his life and music.

    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.

    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
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Colonel Fraser
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 3:04
    • Title: Down The Meadow, The House On The Hill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:39
    • Title: Clancy's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:41
    • Title: Lucky In Love
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 0:41
    • Title: Back In The Garden
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: The Tailor's Thimble, The Red-Haired Lass
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): James Morrison, John Mckenna
      Performer(s): James Morrison, John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:29
    • Title: My Love Is But A Lassie
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:00
    • Title: Early Breakfast, Scotch Mary
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna
      Performer(s): Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:18
    • Title: The Sailor On The Rock, The Corry Boys
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:12
    • Title: The Buck From The Mountain, Mcpartlin's Style
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:52
    • Title: Gardiner's Favourite
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): James Morrison, John Mckenna
      Performer(s): James Morrison, John Mckenna
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: The Munster Buttermilk
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Duration: 0:53
    • Title: Ballroom Favourite
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna
      Performer(s): Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:59
    • Title: Up And Away, The Merry Girl
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna
      Performer(s): Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna
      Duration: 1:37
    • Title: The Kerry Reel, The Pigeon On The Gate
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Josie Mcdermott
      Performer(s): Josie Mcdermott
      Duration: 3:02
    • Title: Moorlough Mary
      Composer: Trad Arr Josie Mcdermott
      Performer(s): Josie Mcdermott
      Performer(s): Josie Mcdermott
      Duration: 3:06
    • Title: A View Across The Valley, The Curlew
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Junior Davey, Declan Courell, Damien Stenson, Declan Folan
      Performer(s): Junior Davey, Declan Courell, Damien Stenson, Declan Folan
      Duration: 4:00

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