The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 29 December 2013

Congratulations to Susanna McAdam of Cleggan, Co Galway and John Byrne of Stillorgan in Dublin - winners of CDs by Planxty and Christy Moore.

The answer: Dónal Lunny, Christy Moore, Liam Ó Floinn and Andy Irvine - the four members of the original 1970s Planxty.

here's our new quiz:

The concertina is an instrument in traditional Irish music associated with one particular county more than any other. 

Concertina begins with the letter "c" and there are 4 counties also which begin with "c": Carlow, Cavan, Clare and Cork. The answer is in there somewhere...! 

You can reply by:

post - The Rolling Wave

c/o Peter Browne

RTÉ Radio One,

Dublin 4

or email: therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter: @Therollingwave

Prizes (X 2) are copies of Jack Talty's new CD "In Flow"

The Rolling Wave

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

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

Port Na Bpúcaí

Port Na Bpúcaí

Liam Ó Floinn

4:03

Sliabh Galleon Braes

Sliabh Galleon Braes

Liam Ó Floinn

1:37

The Gold Ring

The Gold Ring

Liam Ó Floinn

3:56

An Bonnán Buí

An Bonnán Buí

Liam Ó Floinn

3:08

The Death Of Staker Wallace

The Death Of Staker Wallace

Liam Ó Floinn

5:09

The West Wind

The West Wind

Liam Ó Floinn

1:35

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