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

    The answer to our Rolling Wave quiz is: Eric Bogle. We had a bumper response and the two winners of copies of the Friel Sisters new CD are: Jim Nash of Kilworth in Co. Cork and Gavin Black of Lurgan, Co Armagh. Congratulations to both.

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new CD from The Gloaming, kindly donated by the band. The question: can you name any two members of the Gloaming?

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or by post to The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4.

    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
      Duration: 0:00:47
    • 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: 0:02:18
    • 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
      Duration: 0:02:49
    • Title: AN PÁISTÍN SOILSEACH SÉIMH
      Composer: TRAD.ARR.
      Performer(s): CÓR CHOIS FHARRAIGE
      Performer(s): CÓR CHOIS FHARRAIGE
      Duration: 0:03:20
    • Title: THE BELLS OF DUBLIN
      Composer: PADDY MOLONEY
      Performer(s): CHIEFTAINS
      Performer(s): CHIEFTAINS
      Duration: 0:00:50
    • Title: CHRISTMAS EVE
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): CHIEFTAINS
      Performer(s): CHIEFTAINS
      Duration: 0:01:44
    • Title: THE MOVING-ON SONG
      Composer: EWAN MCCOLL
      Performer(s): DAVE BURLAND, TONY CAPSTICK, DICK GAUGHAN
      Performer(s): DAVE BURLAND, TONY CAPSTICK, DICK GAUGHAN
      Duration: 0:03:29
    • 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
      Duration: 0:04:33
    • Title: SEE AMID THE WINTER SNOW
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): MADDY PRIOR
      Performer(s): MADDY PRIOR
      Duration: 0:04:04
    • Title: THE WONDER OF FAHY
      Composer: PEADAR Ó RIADA
      Performer(s): TRIÚR
      Performer(s): TRIÚR
      Duration: 0:02:00
    • Title: PE TROUZ AR EN DOUAR
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): JEAN-CLAUDE JEGAT, LOUIS YHUEL
      Performer(s): JEAN-CLAUDE JEGAT, LOUIS YHUEL
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • Title: THE BOAR'S HEAD CAROL
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): THE PRESS GANG
      Performer(s): THE PRESS GANG
      Duration: 0:02:04
    • Title: SUANTRAÍ NA MAIGHDINE
      Composer: SEÁN ÓG Ó TUAMA
      Performer(s): FINOLA Ó SIOCHRÚ
      Performer(s): FINOLA Ó SIOCHRÚ
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • Title: SLIABH SNEACHTA
      Composer: DAITHÍ SPROULE
      Performer(s): ALTAN
      Performer(s): ALTAN
      Duration: 0:03:50

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