The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 10 November 2013

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    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

    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: 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, CDTRAX372D
      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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