The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 27 October 2013

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    Peter Browne is joined by Ríonach Uí Ógáin to talk about a recent publication "The Otherworld: Music and Song from the Irish Tradition".

    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 Gold Ring
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Cormac Cannon
      Performer(s): Cormac Cannon
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 3:39
    • Title: Jig Learned From The Fairies
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mickey Doherty
      Performer(s): Mickey Doherty
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Bá Prochlaise
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Cití Seáin Ní Chuinneagáin
      Performer(s): Cití Seáin Ní Chuinneagáin
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 0:40
    • Title: Port Na Bpúcaí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Muiris Ó Dálaigh
      Performer(s): Muiris Ó Dálaigh
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 0:35
    • Title: Tiúin An Phíobaire Sidhe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Bheirn
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Bheirn
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 0:37
    • Title: A Fairy Dance
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Máire O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Máire O'Keeffe
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:39
    • Title: Down By The Green Roadside-Um
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mickey Connors
      Performer(s): Mickey Connors
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: The Lilting Banshee, An Rógaire Dubh
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Robert Harvey
      Performer(s): Robert Harvey
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Taibhse Chonaill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ronan Galvin
      Performer(s): Ronan Galvin
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (THE OTHERWORLD), NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:10

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