The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 13 October 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    Tonight's programme features tracks from recently released traditional music recordings and a special song from Iarla Ó Lionaird and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra recorded last month i

    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

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or Twitter to:

    Therollingwave@rte.ie  or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @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
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: The Return From Fingal
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Séamus Ennis
      Performer(s): Séamus Ennis
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING, RTE CD199
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: Anyone Should Go To Boston
      Composer: Tommy Cunniffe
      Performer(s): Tommy Cunniffe
      Performer(s): Tommy Cunniffe
      Album: TOMMY CUNNIFFE, TC 20017
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: A Winter's Tear
      Composer: Tim Dennihy
      Performer(s): Tim Dennihy
      Performer(s): Tim Dennihy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 087
      Duration: 3:39
    • Title: Bonny Kate, Mrs. Mcleod's, The Fermoy Lasses
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tommy Reck
      Performer(s): Tommy Reck
      Album: GAEL LINN, CEFCD 184
      Duration: 3:14
    • Title: The City Of Savannah
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Bill Power
      Performer(s): Bill Power
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:37
    • Title: Siúil A Rún
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Elisabeth Cronin
      Performer(s): Elisabeth Cronin
      Album: BBC RECORDING
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: Siúil A Rún
      Composer: Trad. Arr. Dan Trueman
      Performer(s): Iarla Ó Lionáird & Rtéco
      Performer(s): Iarla Ó Lionáird & Rtéco
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 7:45
    • Title: The Plains Of Boyle, The Leitrim Fancy
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Album: GAEL LINN, CEFCD 184
      Duration: 2:54
    • Title: The Trip To Sligo, Out On The Ocean (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Eddie Clarke
      Performer(s): Eddie Clarke
      Album: EDDIE CLARKE UNHEARD, EC 09
      Duration: 2:25
    • Title: The Tarbolton, The Fermoy Lasses
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johhny Doran, John Kelly
      Performer(s): Johhny Doran, John Kelly
      Album: NA PÍOBAIRÍ UILLEANN, NPU CD 011
      Duration: 5:08
    • Title: Old Joe Clarke, Cripple Creek
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Peter Browne, Philip King
      Performer(s): Peter Browne, Philip King
      Album: GAEL LINN, CEFCD 087
      Duration: 1:48

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