The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 9 -10 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 5 May 2013

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    Traditional and folk music in Ireland, presented by Peter Browne.

    Music from the fiddle maestro Seán Maguire and the Four-Star Quartet, a song from a new CD by Aoife Murray, uilleann piping from Caoimhín Ó Fearghail and a 1985 session recorded in the RTÉ studio in Union Quay in Cork with Con Fada Ó Drisceoil (accordion and a song), Vincent Milne (fiddle) and Colm Murphy (bodhrán).

    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 Declan Conneely, Moycullen and Geraldine Greene, Ennis - winners of copies of Charlie Piggott and Gerry Harrington’s  CD “The New Road”.

    The answer is: Dé Dannan.

    Thanks for all the entries and the next quiz is for copies of the new CD “Our Dear Dark Mountain with the Sky over it" which we discussed with Seán McErlaine on the Rolling Wave of 26th/27th July last. 

    The question: From what Ulster counties does the music on the “Dear Dark Mountain” CD come? Plenty of clues in the programme with Seán and you can listen back to it all on this page.

    Answers by post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4. Email to  therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter @TheRollingWave

    And we continue on RTÉ Lyric FM every Monday night at 1900.

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