The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 26 October 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    A programme of archive traditional music and song recorded over the years by Raidió Éireann and RTÉ Radio.

    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: Jolie Et Maquillée
      Composer: Richard Arpin
      Performer(s): De Temps Antan
      Performer(s): De Temps Antan
      Album: L-ABE, LABECO 1998
      Duration: 5:07
    • Title: Reel De La Guimauve
      Composer: Simon Riopel
      Performer(s): De Temps Antan
      Performer(s): De Temps Antan
      Album: L-ABE, LABECO 1998
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: Reel Drouin, Reel Alfred Achille
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): De Temps Antan
      Performer(s): De Temps Antan
      Album: L-ABE, LABECO 1998
      Duration: 3:14
    • Title: Chief O'Neill's Hornpipe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mick O'Brien, Zoe Conway, Emer Mayock
      Performer(s): Mick O'Brien, Zoe Conway, Emer Mayock
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:46
    • Title: Banish Misfortune
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ed Cronin
      Performer(s): Ed Cronin
      Album: WARD IRISH MUSIC ARCHIVES, WIMA 002
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: An Sceilpín Draighneach
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: Caoineadh An Riadaigh
      Composer: Darach Ó Catháin
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:04
    • Title: Baile Uí Laoi
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Sail Óg Rua
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Óró Sé Do Bheatha Abhaile
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Performer(s): Darach Ó Catháin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:34

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