The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 9 February 2014

Congratulations to two winners of the Rolling Wave quiz for copies of Liam O'Connor's new CD "Loom". The question was about what groups fiddle-player Seán Keane was a member of and there were plenty of answers. We know of four ensembles: The Castle Ceilí Band, Ceoltóirí Chualann, The Chieftains and an unusual one - The Halfpenny Bridge Quartet. 

CDs go to Liz McMahon of Enniskerry, Co Wicklow and Noel Howard of Lissarda, Co Cork.

And here's a new quiz for copies of the debut CD by the group Ushers Island. 

We'd like to know where or what is Ushers Island?

Answers by :

post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTE Radio One, Dublin 4 

email therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter @Therollingwave

Good Luck!

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Music and song from the new CD from the Friel Sisters, three songs from Eric Bogle, Andy Irvine and Labhrás Drápeir, a memory of composer Brendan Tonra, a preview of the forthcoming concertina weekend in Miltown Malbay and the results of our Rolling Wave quiz.

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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

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

The Rosses Highland, The Jolly Tinker, Sailing Into Walpole's Marsh, The Flowers Of Redhill

The Rosses Highland, The Jolly Tinker, Sailing Into Walpole's Marsh, The Flowers Of Redhill

The Friel Sisters

4:29

Eighteen Years Old

Eighteen Years Old

The Friel Sisters

4:09

Helvic Head, I Buried My Wife And Danced On Top Of Her, Fraher's (Jigs)

Helvic Head, I Buried My Wife And Danced On Top Of Her, Fraher's (Jigs)

The Friel Sisters

3:20

No Use For Him

No Use For Him

Eric Bogle

4:45

Billy Far Out

Billy Far Out

Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm

3:33

Brendan Tonra's Jig

Brendan Tonra's Jig

Mike Rafferty, Willie Kelly, Dónal Clancy

1:46

Bean Dubh A' Ghleanna

Bean Dubh A' Ghleanna

Labhrás Drápéir

4:25

The Pure Drop Selection

The Pure Drop Selection

Noel Hill

3:25

Over The Moors To Maggie

Over The Moors To Maggie

Mary Haren

1:35

The Cloghanbeg Jig

The Cloghanbeg Jig

Mary Haren

1:55

An Súisín Bán, The Galtee Hunt

An Súisín Bán, The Galtee Hunt

Cormac Ó Beaglaíoch, Jack Talty

3:16

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