The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 12 January 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Two songs written by Stephen Foster who died 150 years ago on January 13th 1864, music from Micheál Ó Súilleabháin and friends recorded in 1977, Songs from Wexfordman Paddy Berry and a new CD from Brenda McCann, Annette Owens and Brian McGrath called Fly by Night.

    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: The Sunny Banks Of Beara, The Fox In The Thatch
      Composer: John Dwyer
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: FLY BY NIGHT, MCO 001CD
      Duration: 3:16
    • Title: Hard Times Come Again No More
      Composer: Stephen Foster Arr. De Danann
      Performer(s): Mary Black & De Danann
      Performer(s): Mary Black & De Danann
      Album: DARA, CD 010
      Duration: 3:22
    • Title: The Glendy Burke
      Composer: Stephen Foster Arr. The Green Fields Of America
      Performer(s): The Green Fields Of America
      Performer(s): The Green Fields Of America
      Album: COMPASS RECORDS, 744952
      Duration: 3:54
    • Title: The Waterford Waltz
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF096
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Téama Breachtnaithe (Star Of The Co. Down)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF 056
      Duration: 6:40
    • Title: The Waterford Hornpipe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Performer(s): Tiompán
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF096
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The Month Of January
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Album: PADDY BERRY, PBCD 001
      Duration: 3:06
    • Title: Bagenal Harvey
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Album: SCALLTA MEDIA (DVD), NO NUMBER GIVEN ON DVD
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: The Maid On The Green
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: FLY BY NIGHT, MCO 001CD
      Duration: 1:05
    • Title: Richard Dwyer's
      Composer: Richard Dwyer
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: FLY BY NIGHT, MCO 001CD
      Duration: 1:37
    • Title: Paddy Fahy's
      Composer: Paddy Fahy
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: FLY BY NIGHT, MCO 001CD
      Duration: 1:08
    • Title: Fly By Night, Chief O'Neill's (Hornpipes)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: FLY BY NIGHT, MCO 001CD
      Duration: 2:56

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