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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 

    Check here to download booklist

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 10 November 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    Music from Fidil, a song from Mícheál Ó Conghaile - winner of the 2013 Corn Uí Riada competition at the recent Oireachtas in Killarney, piping and whistle-playing from Willie Clancy, a track from Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill and two World War One ballads to mark Armistice Day.

    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: Tá Mo Mhargadh Déanta
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Fidil
      Performer(s): Fidil
      Album: FIDIL, FID 003
      Duration: 2:58
    • Title: John Whorskey's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Fidil
      Performer(s): Fidil
      Album: The Old Wheel of Fortune, FIDIL, FID 003
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: No Man's Land
      Composer: Eric Bogle
      Performer(s): Eric Bogle
      Performer(s): Eric Bogle
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX147
      Duration: 6:20
    • Title: When Margaret Was Eleven
      Composer: Pete St. John
      Performer(s): Ronnie Drew And The Dubliners
      Performer(s): Ronnie Drew And The Dubliners
      Album: CHYME, CHCD 1053
      Duration: 4:08
    • Title: Fraher's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Album: The Pipering Of Willie Clancy Volume 2, GAEL-LINN, CEFCD 203/1
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: Jim Ward's, Strop The Razor
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEFCD 203/1
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Máire Ní Eidhin
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mícheál Ó Conghaile
      Performer(s): Mícheál Ó Conghaile
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 8:10
    • Title: The Bucks Of Oranmore, Eileen Curran
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Album: GREEN LINNET, GLCD 1181
      Duration: 3:52
    • Title: Jimmy On The Moor
      Composer: Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Album: GREEN LINNET, GLCD 1181
      Duration: 1:55

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