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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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave - Results in January

    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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