The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 8 December 2013

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    Peter runs through some recent book publications about traditional music, song and dance which might give ideas for Christmas presents.

    The full list of books mentioned can be viewed here.

    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: Ardfert By The Sea
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John M. Sullivan
      Performer(s): John M. Sullivan
      Album: CAHERARD PUBLICATIONS (RECORDING ACCOMPANYING BOOK), NONE ON DISC
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: Julia Delaney
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Bothy Band
      Performer(s): Bothy Band
      Album: MULLIGAN, LUN CD 002
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Ballydesmond Polka Selection
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell
      Performer(s): Connie O'Connell
      Album: MELBAY PUBLICATIONS (RECORDING ACCOMPANYING BOOK), NONE ON DISC
      Duration: 2:52
    • Title: Oileán Dhún An Óir
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Maidhc Dainín Ó Sé
      Performer(s): Maidhc Dainín Ó Sé
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 136
      Duration: 2:24
    • Title: Christmas Eve
      Composer: Tommy Coen
      Performer(s): Fintan Vallely
      Performer(s): Fintan Vallely
      Album: WALTONS (RECORDING ACCOMPANYING BOOK), NONE ON DISC
      Duration: 0:56
    • Title: Paddy Kelly's Reel
      Composer: Paddy Kelly
      Performer(s): Joe Burke
      Performer(s): Joe Burke
      Album: JOE BURKE (RECORDING ACCOMPANYING BOOK), NONE ON DISC
      Duration: 2:23
    • Title: The Morning Dew
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ceoltóirí Laighin
      Performer(s): Ceoltóirí Laighin
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEFCD190
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Sweet Kingwilliamstown
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Cathal Mcconnell
      Performer(s): Cathal Mcconnell
      Album: LUGHNASA MUSIC (RECORDING ACCOMPANYING BOOK), NONE ON DISC
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Down The Back Lane, Sergeant Early's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Clancy
      Album: RTÉ, 276 CD
      Duration: 2:43
    • Title: The Lútheradán's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Junior Crehan
      Performer(s): Junior Crehan
      Album: COMHAIRLE BHÉALOIDEAS ÉIREANN (RECORDING ACCOMPANYING BOOK), NONE ON DISC
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: With Her Lovely Long Hair
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Album: GRAPEVINE, GRACD226
      Duration: 2:02
    • Title: Mcintyre's Fancy
      Composer: John Brady
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Album: GRAPEVINE, GRACD226
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: Richard Dwyer's Fancy
      Composer: Richard Dwyer
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Album: GRAPEVINE, GRACD226
      Duration: 1:05
    • Title: The Holly Bush
      Composer: Finbar Dwyer
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Performer(s): Sharon Shannon
      Album: GRAPEVINE, GRACD226
      Duration: 1:06

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