The Rolling Wave

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    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

    Congratulations to Andrew Scannell in London and Séamus Ó Gráda both of whom won copies of the CD Cold Old Fire from the group Lynched. The quiz answer: Biddy Mulligan came from the Coombe! There’ll be a new Rolling Wave quiz in May and here’s an important notice:

    The Rolling Wave is off the air on RTÉ Radio One for the month of April but will be back in May. And we continue on RTÉ Lyric FM every Monday night at 1900.

    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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