The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 29 December 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    A tribute to poet Séamus Heaney with his own readings and uilleann pipe and tin whistle music from Liam Ó Floinn in The Poet and the Piper, recorded at the Barbican Centre, London

    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: Port Na Bpúcaí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:03
    • Title: Sliabh Galleon Braes
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:37
    • Title: The Gold Ring
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:56
    • Title: An Bonnán Buí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: The Death Of Staker Wallace
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 5:09
    • Title: The West Wind
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Performer(s): Liam Ó Floinn
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:35

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