The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 28 September 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    A look forward to some big events coming up in the traditional music world including The Ace and Deuce of Piping Concert on 4th October and the Tom Crean/Tradition Club concert.

    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 Referendum
      Composer: Alasdair Fraser
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Album: CULBURNIE (GREENTRAX), CUL124
      Duration: 2:48
    • Title: The Road To Town, Patsy Tuohy's Rip The Calico, Joe Kilmurray's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Peter Carberry, Pádraig Mcgovern
      Performer(s): Peter Carberry, Pádraig Mcgovern
      Album: PETER CARBERRY, PÁDRAIG MCGOVERN, CM2013
      Duration: 3:47
    • Title: The Winding Road To Advance, The Road To Knock
      Composer: James Kelly
      Performer(s): James Kelly, Zan Mcleod
      Performer(s): James Kelly, Zan Mcleod
      Album: CAPELHOUSE, CD896012
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: Molly Rankin's Reel
      Composer: John Morris Rankin
      Performer(s): James Kelly, Zan Mcleod
      Performer(s): James Kelly, Zan Mcleod
      Album: CAPELHOUSE, CD896012
      Duration: 1:36
    • Title: The Macs And The Os
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Barry Gleeson
      Performer(s): Barry Gleeson
      Album: GLEEMAN, CD03
      Duration: 3:18
    • Title: Walsh's Hornpipe, The Peacock's Feather
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Chris Newman
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Chris Newman
      Album: OLDBRIDGE, OBMCD07
      Duration: 3:04
    • Title: The Doberman's Wallet
      Composer: Frankie Gavin
      Performer(s): Mickey Dunne, Gerry Mcnamara
      Performer(s): Mickey Dunne, Gerry Mcnamara
      Album: SUFFERING DUCK, SUFFERING DUCK 0004
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: The Old Woods Of Limerick
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mickey Dunne, Gerry Mcnamara
      Performer(s): Mickey Dunne, Gerry Mcnamara
      Album: SUFFERING DUCK, SUFFERING DUCK 0004
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: Jack Coen's Reel, The Boston Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mulcahy Family
      Performer(s): Mulcahy Family
      Album: SHANACHIE, 78039
      Duration: 2:06
    • Title: The Cow On The Bonnet
      Composer: Peadar Ó Riada
      Performer(s): Mulcahy Family
      Performer(s): Mulcahy Family
      Album: SHANACHIE, 78039
      Duration: 0:56
    • Title: Spencer The Rover
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Album: HAWK, SHALP
      Duration: 3:16
    • Title: O'Donoghue's
      Composer: Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Mozaik
      Performer(s): Mozaik
      Duration: 4:50
    • Title: The Millhouse
      Composer: John Martin
      Performer(s): Alan Kelly Gang
      Performer(s): Alan Kelly Gang
      Album: BLACK BOX, BBM007
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: The Ballinafad Fancy, Lady Gordon's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alan Kelly Gang
      Performer(s): Alan Kelly Gang
      Album: BLACK BOX, BBM007
      Duration: 1:42

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