The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    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

    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: 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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