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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 12 October 2014

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    We mark the 10th anniversary of the death of Johnny O'Leary and look forward to the special memorial concert to be held during the Pádraig O'Keeffe Festival

    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.

    Sunday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

    Competition

    Congratulations to Katie O'Driscoll of Passage West and Pat Dalton of Glasnevin who each got the correct answer to our question about what Willie Clancy's main instrument was. And of course it was the uilleann pipes. The prize - now on its way to both winners - is a copy of Louise Mulcahy's new CD "Tuning the Road"
     
    Our new Rolling Wave quiz is for the new booklet and double CD of complete recordings by the famous Irish-American flute player John McKenna: "The Buck from the Mountain".
     
    Prizes of 2 copies have been given to us by the John McKenna Society and the question:
     
    What county in Ireland was John McKenna from?
     
    Answers to: The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter to @TheRollingWave

    Results in a few week's time.
     

    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: Trá Phéarlá, The Dursey Sound
      Composer: John Dwyer
      Performer(s): Seán Dwyer
      Performer(s): Seán Dwyer
      Album: JOHN DWYER, JDCD2012
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: Crowley's Reel, Lord Mcdonald's, The Cameronian
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Castle Céilí Band
      Performer(s): Castle Céilí Band
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:10
    • Title: The Waterford Hornpipe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF096
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The Béara Minstrel, The Longford Lady
      Composer: John Dwyer
      Performer(s): Seán Dwyer
      Performer(s): Seán Dwyer
      Album: JOHN DWYER, JDCD2012
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: The Trooper
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEFCD 132
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: The Woman Of The House
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:08
    • Title: Selection Of Slides
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Tim Kiely
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Tim Kiely
      Album: CRAFT RECORDINGS, CRCD 01
      Duration: 2:35
    • Title: Selection Of Polkas
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: The Quarry Cross, Dan Connor's (Slides)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Bryan O'Leary
      Performer(s): Bryan O'Leary
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: The Waterford Waltz
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF096
      Duration: 2:10

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