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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 19 January 2014

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    Peter is joined in studio by piper Jimmy O'Brien Moran to talk about Jimmy's new CD, Take Me Tender, which consists of music which he has discovered in his researches into the life

    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 Katie O'Driscoll of Passage West and Pat Dalton of Glasnevin who each got the correct answer to our question about what Willie Clancy's main instrument was. And of course it was the uilleann pipes. The prize - now on its way to both winners - is a copy of Louise Mulcahy's new CD "Tuning the Road"
     
    Our new Rolling Wave quiz is for the new booklet and double CD of complete recordings by the famous Irish-American flute player John McKenna: "The Buck from the Mountain".
     
    Prizes of 2 copies have been given to us by the John McKenna Society and the question:
     
    What county in Ireland was John McKenna from?
     
    Answers to: The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter to @TheRollingWave

    Results in a few week's time.
     

    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 Ladies March To The Ballroom, The Humours Of Maam
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Going Back To Dublin
      Composer: Eric Bogle
      Performer(s): Eric Bogle
      Performer(s): Eric Bogle
      Album: Something of Value, SONET, SNTF 1004
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: The Old Sunday Dinner
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Performer(s): Paddy Berry
      Album: PADDY BERRY, PBCD 001
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Cold Blow And The Rainy Night
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Album: Cold Blow and the Rainy Night, SHANACHIE, 79011
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: Take Me Tender, Six Mile Bridge (Reels)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 2:02
    • Title: The Old Coolun
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Twopenny Jig, Sarsfield's Quickstep, The Piper's Finger
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 3:10
    • Title: Stad A Rógaire, Stad
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien-Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN-MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 2:00

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