The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 13 October 2013

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    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

    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 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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