The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 9 -10 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 24 May 2015


    The Rolling Wave

    The 43rd annual Willie Clancy Summer School takes place in 6 weeks time in Miltown Malbay in West Co. Clare. Held in memory of a famous uilleann piper, the week of events includes teaching, lectures, recitals and informal traditional music sessions. Tonight's programme hears music from last year's Clancy week and previews the 2015 edition.

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    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


    Congratulations to Andrew Scannell in London and Séamus Ó Gráda both of whom won copies of the CD Cold Old Fire from the group Lynched. The quiz answer: Biddy Mulligan came from the Coombe! There’ll be a new Rolling Wave quiz in May and here’s an important notice:

    The Rolling Wave is off the air on RTÉ Radio One for the month of April but will be back in May. And we continue on RTÉ Lyric FM every Monday night at 1900.

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