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    The Gloaming have given us copies of their new album The Gloaming 2 for prizes in the Rolling Wave quiz.

    The question: there is a famous song with Gloaming in the title – what is it? Hint: you’ll have to go back over 100 years and check out Scotland to get the answer.

    If you think you have the answer, you can send it to us in any one of three ways:

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

    or on Twitter @TheRollingWave

    Answers in a few weeks after the broadcast of our recording of The Gloaming’s sell-out Dublin concert in March which you can hear on The Rolling Wave of 29th May and 5th June

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 6 October 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    To mark the recent 7th birthday of The Rolling Wave, the music and song on tonight's programme is chosen by some of the many people who listen to us.

    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

    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
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: The Sailor On The Rock
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Barney Mckenna
      Performer(s): Barney Mckenna
      Duration: 1:12
    • Title: Kitty's Rambles, The Sorrowful Shilling
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Laurence Nugent
      Performer(s): Laurence Nugent
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Sliabh Na Mban
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Nioclás Tóíbín
      Performer(s): Nioclás Tóíbín
      Duration: 5:15
    • Title: Marbhna Luimní
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Noel Hill
      Performer(s): Noel Hill
      Duration: 7:13
    • Title: The Hunter's Purse
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Leo Rowsome, Larry Redican
      Performer(s): Leo Rowsome, Larry Redican
      Duration: 1:54
    • Title: Shanagolden
      Composer: Seán Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Pat Connery, Liz O'Riordan
      Performer(s): Pat Connery, Liz O'Riordan
      Duration: 3:29
    • Title: My Sweet Nightingale
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mick Moriarty & The Pavees
      Performer(s): Mick Moriarty & The Pavees
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: The Lakes Of Coolfin
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alec Finn
      Performer(s): Alec Finn
      Duration: 3:56
    • Title: An Chiarraoích Mallaithe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Séamus Ó Beaglaíoch
      Performer(s): Séamus Ó Beaglaíoch
      Duration: 4:30

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