The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 20 July 2014

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    Music and song recorded at the nightly recitals at Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy earlier this month in Co. Clare.

    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: Cronin's Rambles, Atlantic Sounds
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Gay Mac Eoin
      Performer(s): Gay Mac Eoin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:58
    • Title: Will You Come Down To Limerick? Hardiman The Fiddler
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alexander Suarez Mendez
      Performer(s): Alexander Suarez Mendez
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: The Moving Cloud
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Matt Molloy
      Performer(s): Matt Molloy
      Album: Heathery Breeze, SHANACHIE, 79064
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: The Cook In The Kitchen, Jackson's, The Walls Of Liscarroll
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP03
      Duration: 4:50
    • Title: Gol Na Mban San Ár, Cnocán A' Teampaill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 6:15
    • Title: Gillespie's Mazurka, The Baker's Reel, The Calgary Polka
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Zoe Conway
      Performer(s): Zoe Conway
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00

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