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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 27 July 2014

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    There has been a raft of new releases of traditional music and song; tonight we hear a selection of the brightest and best of them.

    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: Daniel O'Connell, Scatter The Mud
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Album: CONOR KEANE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: The Swallow's Tail, The New-Mown Meadow
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Album: CONOR KEANE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 3:33
    • Title: The Longford Collector, The Hen And Her Clutch
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Album: PEADAR Ó RIADA, PORCD019
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: The Bank Of Ireland, The Dairymaid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Album: PEADAR Ó RIADA, PORCD019
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Isle Of St. Helena
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: The Flowers Of Brooklyn
      Composer: Billy Mccomisky
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: Johnny Harling's
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 1:13
    • Title: The Elevated Reel
      Composer: Caitlín Mc Gabhann
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 1:17
    • Title: Drinking Song From The Tomb
      Composer: Words: H.P. Lovecraft, Music Trad.Arr
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Album: LYNCHED, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Father Had A Knife
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Album: LYNCHED, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: The Salamanca, The Maid In The Cherry Tree, The Mistress Of The House
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Album: DANNY DIAMOND, DD1
      Duration: 4:20
    • Title: Leslie Bingham
      Composer: Danny Diamond
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Album: DANNY DIAMOND, DD1
      Duration: 3:50
    • Title: Art O'Keeffe's, Dawley's Delight, Quarry Cross
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00

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