The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 8 December 2013

Congratulations to two winners of the Rolling Wave quiz for copies of Liam O'Connor's new CD "Loom". The question was about what groups fiddle-player Seán Keane was a member of and there were plenty of answers. We know of four ensembles: The Castle Ceilí Band, Ceoltóirí Chualann, The Chieftains and an unusual one - The Halfpenny Bridge Quartet. 

CDs go to Liz McMahon of Enniskerry, Co Wicklow and Noel Howard of Lissarda, Co Cork.

And here's a new quiz for copies of the debut CD by the group Ushers Island. 

We'd like to know where or what is Ushers Island?

Answers by :

post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTE Radio One, Dublin 4 

email therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter @Therollingwave

Good Luck!

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

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.

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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

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

Ardfert By The Sea

Ardfert By The Sea

John M. Sullivan

3:35

Julia Delaney

Julia Delaney

Bothy Band

2:29

Ballydesmond Polka Selection

Ballydesmond Polka Selection

Connie O'Connell

2:52

Oileán Dhún An Óir

Oileán Dhún An Óir

Maidhc Dainín Ó Sé

2:24

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

Fintan Vallely

0:56

Paddy Kelly's Reel

Paddy Kelly's Reel

Joe Burke

2:23

The Morning Dew

The Morning Dew

Ceoltóirí Laighin

2:10

Sweet Kingwilliamstown

Sweet Kingwilliamstown

Cathal Mcconnell

2:00

Down The Back Lane, Sergeant Early's

Down The Back Lane, Sergeant Early's

Willie Clancy

2:43

The Lútheradán's Jig

The Lútheradán's Jig

Junior Crehan

1:14

With Her Lovely Long Hair

With Her Lovely Long Hair

Sharon Shannon

2:02

Mcintyre's Fancy

Mcintyre's Fancy

Sharon Shannon

1:01

Richard Dwyer's Fancy

Richard Dwyer's Fancy

Sharon Shannon

1:05

The Holly Bush

The Holly Bush

Sharon Shannon

1:06

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