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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 16 February 2014

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    Two famous musicians passed away in the last week, accordion-player Finbarr Dwyer and tin-whistle player Seán Potts. We hear recordings of both, archive recordings of Micho Russell, a preview of upcoming events, a song from Scotland, another from the Isle of man and a new competition for copies of the new CD from the Gloaming.

    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 Declan Conneely, Moycullen and Geraldine Greene, Ennis - winners of copies of Charlie Piggott and Gerry Harrington’s  CD “The New Road”.

    The answer is: Dé Dannan.

    Thanks for all the entries and the next quiz is for copies of the new CD “Our Dear Dark Mountain with the Sky over it" which we discussed with Seán McErlaine on the Rolling Wave of 26th/27th July last. 

    The question: From what Ulster counties does the music on the “Dear Dark Mountain” CD come? Plenty of clues in the programme with Seán and you can listen back to it all on this page.

    Answers by post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4. Email to  therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter @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
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Selection Of Reels - No Name And The Colliers
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Derry Hornpipe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Selection Of Reels - Yellow Tinker And No Names
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Duration: 4:45
    • Title: Amhrán Na Leabhar
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaíoch
      Performer(s): Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaíoch
      Duration: 5:34
    • Title: Dónal Óg
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Duration: 3:54
    • Title: The Tap Room, The Liffey Banks
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Potts, Paddy Glackin, John Blake
      Performer(s): Seán Potts, Paddy Glackin, John Blake
      Duration: 3:12
    • Title: The Forfar Sodger
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy Hutchison
      Performer(s): Jimmy Hutchison
      Album: Threads of Fine Gold, THREADS OF FINE GOLD, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 3:14
    • Title: Jig (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Micho Russell
      Performer(s): Micho Russell
      Duration: 1:05
    • Title: The Battle Of Aughrim, St. Ruth's Bush
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Micho Russell
      Performer(s): Micho Russell
      Duration: 2:35
    • Title: She'neen Aeg Mish As Aalin
      Composer: Bob Carswell
      Performer(s): Ruth Keegin
      Performer(s): Ruth Keegin
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: American Old Time Music
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy
      Duration: 1:39

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