The Rolling Wave

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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

    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: 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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