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    The Gloaming have given us copies of their new album The Gloaming 2 for prizes in the Rolling Wave quiz.

    The question: there is a famous song with Gloaming in the title – what is it? Hint: you’ll have to go back over 100 years and check out Scotland to get the answer.

    If you think you have the answer, you can send it to us in any one of three ways:

    by post to The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or email to therollingwave@rte.ie

    or on Twitter @TheRollingWave

    Answers in a few weeks after the broadcast of our recording of The Gloaming’s sell-out Dublin concert in March which you can hear on The Rolling Wave of 29th May and 5th June

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 3 November 2013

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    There have been many quality releases of traditional music and song recently and we'll hear a selection of them on tonight's Rolling Wave.

    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 Declan Conneely, Moycullen and Geraldine Greene, Ennis - winners of copies of Charlie Piggott and Gerry Harrington’s  CD “The New Road”.

    The answer is: Dé Dannan.

    Thanks for all the entries and the next quiz is for copies of the new CD “Our Dear Dark Mountain with the Sky over it" which we discussed with Seán McErlaine on the Rolling Wave of 26th/27th July last. 

    The question: From what Ulster counties does the music on the “Dear Dark Mountain” CD come? Plenty of clues in the programme with Seán and you can listen back to it all on this page.

    Answers by post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4. Email to  therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter @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
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Jimmy Dolan's, John Joe Gannon's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: Joe Kilmurray's, Furnill's Frolic
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Reel 97, The Tinker's Frolic, The Light Horse Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Fáinne Geal An Lae, The Cauliflower, Kissing And Drinking
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Performer(s): Emer Mayock, Mick O'Brien, Aoife Ní Bhriain
      Duration: 6:54
    • Title: The Isle Of St Helena
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Duration: 4:29
    • Title: April's Fool
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: I Ne'er Shall Wean Her
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Duration: 1:39
    • Title: Johnston
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Duration: 4:54
    • Title: The Crooked Road To Dublin, Considine's Grove
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: The Lark On The Strand, James Gannon's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The Lass On The Strand
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Duration: 2:22
    • Title: Dan's Request
      Composer: Paddy O'Brien
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Duration: 1:34
    • Title: Paddy O'Sullivan's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Duration: 1:02
    • Title: Jessica's Jig
      Composer: Phil Mcmahon
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Duration: 1:03

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