The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 21 September 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    A tribute to Michael Coleman and the Sligo music tradition with Brian Conway, members of the Lennon family and Gregory Daly and friends.

    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: The Humours Of Tullycrine
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Niall, Cillian And Caoimhín Vallely, Ross Martin
      Performer(s): Niall, Cillian And Caoimhín Vallely, Ross Martin
      Album: COMPASS RECORDS, 743482
      Duration: 4:25
    • Title: Down The Broom, The Gatehouse Maid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Gregory Daly, James Murray, James Mc Donagh, Jimmy Murphy, Philip Doddy, Paddy Mcgowan, Mick Loftus
      Performer(s): Gregory Daly, James Murray, James Mc Donagh, Jimmy Murphy, Philip Doddy, Paddy Mcgowan, Mick Loftus
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:54
    • Title: Tell Her I Am, Richard Brennan's Favourite
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Gregory Daly, James Murray, James Mc Donagh, Jimmy Murphy, Philip Doddy, Paddy Mcgowan, Mick Loftus
      Performer(s): Gregory Daly, James Murray, James Mc Donagh, Jimmy Murphy, Philip Doddy, Paddy Mcgowan, Mick Loftus
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:58
    • Title: Lucy Campbell, Boys Of Ballisodare, Sligo Maid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Gregory Daly, James Murray, James Mc Donagh, Jimmy Murphy, Philip Doddy, Paddy Mcgowan, Mick Loftus
      Performer(s): Gregory Daly, James Murray, James Mc Donagh, Jimmy Murphy, Philip Doddy, Paddy Mcgowan, Mick Loftus
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: The Old Grey Goose, Fr. Hanley's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian Mcgrath, Charlie Lennon
      Performer(s): Brian Mcgrath, Charlie Lennon
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:03
    • Title: Jackson's Reels, Dr. Gilbert's, The Floggin' Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian Mcgrath, Charlie Lennon
      Performer(s): Brian Mcgrath, Charlie Lennon
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:05
    • Title: The Maids Of Mount Cisco, The Pretty Girls Of Mayo
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ben, Brian And Charlie Lennon And Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Ben, Brian And Charlie Lennon And Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:54
    • Title: The Girls Of Banbridge, Larry The Beer Man
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ben, Brian And Charlie Lennon And Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Ben, Brian And Charlie Lennon And Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:58
    • Title: Kiss The Maid Behind The Barrel, The Dublin Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ben, Brian And Charlie Lennon And Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Ben, Brian And Charlie Lennon And Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:48
      Title: Let's Run Away
      Performer(s): Anna Mitchell
      Performer(s): Anna Mitchell
      Album: Let's Run Away - Single
      Duration: 3:28

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