The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 22 December 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    Traditional and folk music with a Christmas flavour as the festive season gets into full swing.

    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: Christmas Day In The Morning
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin
      Performer(s): Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin
      Album: Let the Fairies in (Children's Songs from Ireland), CEOLTA ÉIREANN, CE5062
      Duration: 2:18
    • Title: Don Oíche Úd I Mbeithil
      Composer: Trad. Arr. Chris Newman
      Performer(s): Máire And Nollaig Ní Chathasaigh
      Performer(s): Máire And Nollaig Ní Chathasaigh
      Album: OLD BRIDGE MUSIC, OBMCD 20
      Duration: 2:49
    • Title: An Páistín Soilseach Séimh
      Composer: Trad.Arr.
      Performer(s): Cór Chois Fharraige
      Performer(s): Cór Chois Fharraige
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 195
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: The Bells Of Dublin
      Composer: Paddy Moloney
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Album: RCA VICTOR/BMG, RD60824
      Duration: 0:50
    • Title: Christmas Eve
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Album: RCA VICTOR/BMG, RD60824
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Moving-On Song
      Composer: Ewan Mccoll
      Performer(s): Dave Burland, Tony Capstick, Dick Gaughan
      Performer(s): Dave Burland, Tony Capstick, Dick Gaughan
      Album: RUBBER RECORDS, RUB 027
      Duration: 3:29
    • Title: The Wexford Carol
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Maighréad Ní Dhomhnaill And The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): Maighréad Ní Dhomhnaill And The Voice Squad
      Album: SHANACHIE, 78018
      Duration: 4:33
    • Title: See Amid The Winter Snow
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Maddy Prior
      Performer(s): Maddy Prior
      Album: PARK RECORDS, PRK CD 9
      Duration: 4:04
    • Title: The Wonder Of Fahy
      Composer: Peadar Ó Riada
      Performer(s): Triúr
      Performer(s): Triúr
      Album: PEADAR Ó RIADA, PORCD 017
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Pe Trouz Ar En Douar
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jean-Claude Jegat, Louis Yhuel
      Performer(s): Jean-Claude Jegat, Louis Yhuel
      Album: ARFOLK, CD 305-306
      Duration: 4:07
    • Title: The Boar's Head Carol
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Album: HAWK, HALP 135
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: Suantraí Na Maighdine
      Composer: Seán Óg Ó Tuama
      Performer(s): Finola Ó Siochrú
      Performer(s): Finola Ó Siochrú
      Album: FINOLA Ó SIOCHRÚ, FOSCD002
      Duration: 3:18
    • Title: Sliabh Sneachta
      Composer: Daithí Sproule
      Performer(s): Altan
      Performer(s): Altan
      Album: CELTIC HEARTBEAT/UNIVERSAL RECORDS, UND53214
      Duration: 3:50

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