The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 17 February 2013

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    Traditional and folk music in Ireland, presented by Peter Browne

    The winners on uilleann pipes and harp of the recent Bonn Óir Seán Ó Riada traditional music competition on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta, tunes from a double CD of music recorded at the Corofin Traditional Music Festival over a 10 year period and a song from Muireann Nic Amhlaiomh. Also, the winners of our recent RW competition for copies of the new RTÉ CD of Dublin fiddle-player Tommie Potts.

    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

    The answer to our Rolling Wave quiz is: Eric Bogle. We had a bumper response and the two winners of copies of the Friel Sisters new CD are: Jim Nash of Kilworth in Co. Cork and Gavin Black of Lurgan, Co Armagh. Congratulations to both.

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new CD from The Gloaming, kindly donated by the band. The question: can you name any two members of the Gloaming?

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or by post to The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4.

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