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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 19 January 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    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

    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 tweet 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 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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