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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 6 October 2013

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    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 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 Sailor On The Rock
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Barney Mckenna
      Performer(s): Barney Mckenna
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF 013
      Duration: 1:12
    • Title: Kitty's Rambles, The Sorrowful Shilling
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Laurence Nugent
      Performer(s): Laurence Nugent
      Album: SHANACHIE, 78001
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Sliabh Na Mban
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Nioclás Tóíbín
      Performer(s): Nioclás Tóíbín
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 5:15
    • Title: Marbhna Luimní
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Noel Hill
      Performer(s): Noel Hill
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 7:13
    • Title: The Hunter's Purse
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Leo Rowsome, Larry Redican
      Performer(s): Leo Rowsome, Larry Redican
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:54
    • Title: Shanagolden
      Composer: Seán Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Pat Connery, Liz O'Riordan
      Performer(s): Pat Connery, Liz O'Riordan
      Album: PAT CONNERY AND LIZ O'RIORDAN, LOR CD 002
      Duration: 3:29
    • Title: My Sweet Nightingale
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mick Moriarty & The Pavees
      Performer(s): Mick Moriarty & The Pavees
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: The Lakes Of Coolfin
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alec Finn
      Performer(s): Alec Finn
      Album: CROSS BORDER MEDIA, CBMC 011
      Duration: 3:56
    • Title: An Chiarraoích Mallaithe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Séamus Ó Beaglaíoch
      Performer(s): Séamus Ó Beaglaíoch
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF 037
      Duration: 4:30

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