The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 9 February 2014

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    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.

    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

    The answer to our Rolling Wave quiz is: Eric Bogle. We had a bumper response and the two winners of copies of the Friel Sisters new CD are: Jim Nash of Kilworth in Co. Cork and Gavin Black of Lurgan, Co Armagh. Congratulations to both.

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new CD from The Gloaming, kindly donated by the band. The question: can you name any two members of the Gloaming?

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or by post to The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4.

    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
      Duration: 0:00:47
    • Title: THE ROSSES HIGHLAND, THE JOLLY TINKER, SAILING INTO WALPOLE'S MARSH, THE FLOWERS OF REDHILL
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): THE FRIEL SISTERS
      Performer(s): THE FRIEL SISTERS
      Duration: 0:04:29
    • Title: EIGHTEEN YEARS OLD
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): THE FRIEL SISTERS
      Performer(s): THE FRIEL SISTERS
      Duration: 0:04:09
    • Title: HELVIC HEAD, I BURIED MY WIFE AND DANCED ON TOP OF HER, FRAHER'S (JIGS)
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): THE FRIEL SISTERS
      Performer(s): THE FRIEL SISTERS
      Duration: 0:03:20
    • Title: NO USE FOR HIM
      Composer: ERIC BOGLE
      Performer(s): ERIC BOGLE
      Performer(s): ERIC BOGLE
      Album: A Few Old Songs for Very New Times, GREENTRAX, CDTRAX
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • Title: BILLY FAR OUT
      Composer: ANDY IRVINE
      Performer(s): ANDY IRVINE, RENS VAN DER ZALM
      Performer(s): ANDY IRVINE, RENS VAN DER ZALM
      Duration: 0:03:33
    • Title: BRENDAN TONRA'S JIG
      Composer: BRENDAN TONRA
      Performer(s): MIKE RAFFERTY, WILLIE KELLY, DÓNAL CLANCY
      Performer(s): MIKE RAFFERTY, WILLIE KELLY, DÓNAL CLANCY
      Duration: 0:01:46
    • Title: BEAN DUBH A' GHLEANNA
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): LABHRÁS DRÁPÉIR
      Performer(s): LABHRÁS DRÁPÉIR
      Duration: 0:04:25
    • Title: THE PURE DROP SELECTION
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): NOEL HILL
      Performer(s): NOEL HILL
      Duration: 0:03:25
    • Title: OVER THE MOORS TO MAGGIE
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): MARY HAREN
      Performer(s): MARY HAREN
      Duration: 0:01:35
    • Title: THE CLOGHANBEG JIG
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): MARY HAREN
      Performer(s): MARY HAREN
      Duration: 0:01:55
    • Title: AN SÚISÍN BÁN, THE GALTEE HUNT
      Composer: TRAD. ARR.
      Performer(s): CORMAC Ó BEAGLAÍOCH, JACK TALTY
      Performer(s): CORMAC Ó BEAGLAÍOCH, JACK TALTY
      Duration: 0:03:16

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