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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 24 November 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    An unusual programme of international folk and traditional music and song which Peter collected at the recent WOMEX (world music exhibition) in Cardiff last month

    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

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet to:

    therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @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
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Down In Yon Forest
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Holly Wood, TARA, TACD4013
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Laryy O'Gaff And Jig (No No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:14
    • Title: Tell Her I Am, The Leitrim Fancy, The Courtown Fancy
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella, Caoimhin Ó Raghallaigh
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella, Caoimhin Ó Raghallaigh
      Album: LARRY KINSELLA, LKCD001
      Duration: 3:33
    • Title: Selection Of 2 Jigs
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:06
    • Title: The Salamanca
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella
      Performer(s): Larry Kinsella
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:48
    • Title: Béal Átha Shamhnais
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Na Filí
      Performer(s): Na Filí
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:04
    • Title: The Verdant Braes Of Screen
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tomás Ó Canainn
      Performer(s): Tomás Ó Canainn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:14

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