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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 3 November 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave - Results in January

    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: Jimmy Dolan's, John Joe Gannon's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Album: DEMO ADVANCE COPY OF FORTHCOMING CD
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: Joe Kilmurray's, Furnill's Frolic
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern, Peter
      Album: DEMO ADVANCE COPY OF FORTHCOMING CD
      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
      Album: IS MISE RECORDS, IS MISE 003
      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
      Album: IS MISE RECORDS, IS MISE 003
      Duration: 6:54
    • Title: The Isle Of St Helena
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:29
    • Title: April's Fool
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: I Ne'er Shall Wean Her
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:39
    • Title: Johnston
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:54
    • Title: The Crooked Road To Dublin, Considine's Grove
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Performer(s): Liz Hanley
      Album: LIZ HANLEY, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      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
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The Lass On The Strand
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 2:22
    • Title: Dan's Request
      Composer: Paddy O'Brien
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 1:34
    • Title: Paddy O'Sullivan's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 1:02
    • Title: Jessica's Jig
      Composer: Phil Mcmahon
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Performer(s): Colin Nea, Jack Talty
      Album: COLIN NEA, CNCD 001
      Duration: 1:03

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