The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 20 October 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    This year sees the 50th anniversary of the death of the famed Sliabh luachra fiddle-player Pádraig O'Keeffe

    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 Rambling Pitchfork Jig Selection
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: Bucks Of Oranmore Reel Selection
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:14
    • Title: O'Rahilly's Grave
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:13
    • Title: The Old Man Rocking The Cradle
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 6:13
    • Title: Slide (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: Dún Mór Dílís
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:48
    • Title: Callaghan's Hornpipe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:50
    • Title: O'Sullivan's Polka, O'Callaghan's Polka
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: Spailpín A 'Rún
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: Jig (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:05

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