The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 2 February 2014

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    Four newly issued discs from Andy Irvine (Parachilna), John Blake (The Narrow Edge), Liz Carroll (On the Off Beat) and Mórga (For the Sake of Auld Decency)

    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 Humours Of The Neale
      Composer: John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 1:16
    • Title: Kregg's Pipes
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 2:06
    • Title: Colonel Sullivan's
      Composer: John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: Hardiman The Fiddler
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: The Derry Hornpipe, Queen Of The Fairies
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 4:07
    • Title: Come To The Bower
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Album: ANDY IRVINE, AK 4
      Duration: 5:07
    • Title: I Wish I Was In Belfast Town
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Album: ANDY IRVINE, AK 4
      Duration: 5:11
    • Title: Jerome Lacey, The Rogue's Reel
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Album: LIZ CARROLL, LC0001
      Duration: 3:12
    • Title: The Giant's Cave & Go Ahead, Back Up
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Album: LIZ CARROLL, LC0001
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Never Far Away
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Album: On the Offbeat, LIZ CARROLL, LC0001
      Duration: 3:16
    • Title: Fred And Peter's, The Mountain Pathway
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Morga
      Performer(s): Morga
      Album: MORGA, MORGA 002
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: Finbarr Dwyer's
      Composer: Finbarr Dwyer
      Performer(s): Morga
      Performer(s): Morga
      Album: MORGA, MORGA 002
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Bird's Nest, Lománach Cross
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Morga
      Performer(s): Morga
      Album: MORGA, MORGA 002
      Duration: 2:06

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