The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 19 March 2017

Congratulations to Susanna McAdam of Cleggan, Co Galway and John Byrne of Stillorgan in Dublin - winners of CDs by Planxty and Christy Moore.

The answer: Dónal Lunny, Christy Moore, Liam Ó Floinn and Andy Irvine - the four members of the original 1970s Planxty.

here's our new quiz:

The concertina is an instrument in traditional Irish music associated with one particular county more than any other. 

Concertina begins with the letter "c" and there are 4 counties also which begin with "c": Carlow, Cavan, Clare and Cork. The answer is in there somewhere...! 

You can reply by:

post - The Rolling Wave

c/o Peter Browne

RTÉ Radio One,

Dublin 4

or email: therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter: @Therollingwave

Prizes (X 2) are copies of Jack Talty's new CD "In Flow"

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Rare recordings of Kerry fiddle player Paddy Cronin who played on Raidió Éireann in the late 1940s before emigrating to the USA and living there for over 40 years.

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

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

Bóthar Cluain Meala

Bóthar Cluain Meala

Jack Talty

2:24

The Knights Of St Patrick

The Knights Of St Patrick

Andrew Mcnamara, Orla Harrington, Jim Higgins

2:14

Patrick's Arrival

Patrick's Arrival

Christy Moore

3:33

John Doherty's, Frankie Kennedy's, The Limerick Lasses

John Doherty's, Frankie Kennedy's, The Limerick Lasses

Na Mooneys

2:22

A Mhuire 'S A Rí

A Mhuire 'S A Rí

Na Mooneys

3:02

Green Grow The Rushes, The Queen Of May, The Queen's Wedding

Green Grow The Rushes, The Queen Of May, The Queen's Wedding

Na Mooneys

4:09

Moll Ní Mhaoileoin

Moll Ní Mhaoileoin

Nioclás Tóibín

1:47

Mo Rós Geal Bán

Mo Rós Geal Bán

Nioclás Tóibín

2:20

The Munster Jig, Tell Her I Am

The Munster Jig, Tell Her I Am

Paddy Cronin

3:35

Cronin's Hornpipe, The Green Banner, The Fisherman

Cronin's Hornpipe, The Green Banner, The Fisherman

Paddy Cronin

4:16

Jenny's Wecome To Charlie

Jenny's Wecome To Charlie

Paddy Cronin

1:57

Selection Of Polkas (No Names)

Selection Of Polkas (No Names)

Paddy Cronin

2:27

The Drunken Sailor

The Drunken Sailor

Paddy Cronin

2:16

Fitzgerald's Hornpipe

Fitzgerald's Hornpipe

Paddy Cronin

2:02

The Munster Jig

The Munster Jig

Paddy Cronin

1:38

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