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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 8 December 2013

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    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.

    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 Twitter 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: 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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