The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 16 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

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.

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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

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The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

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

0:47

Selection Of Reels - No Name And The Colliers

Selection Of Reels - No Name And The Colliers

Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy

2:45

Derry Hornpipe

Derry Hornpipe

Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy

2:00

Selection Of Reels - Yellow Tinker And No Names

Selection Of Reels - Yellow Tinker And No Names

Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy

4:45

Amhrán Na Leabhar

Amhrán Na Leabhar

Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaíoch

5:30

Dónal Óg

Dónal Óg

Chieftains

3:54

The Tap Room, The Liffey Banks

The Tap Room, The Liffey Banks

Seán Potts, Paddy Glackin, John Blake

3:12

The Forfar Sodger

The Forfar Sodger

Jimmy Hutchison

3:14

Jig (No Name)

Jig (No Name)

Micho Russell

1:05

The Battle Of Aughrim, St. Ruth's Bush

The Battle Of Aughrim, St. Ruth's Bush

Micho Russell

2:35

She'neen Aeg Mish As Aalin

She'neen Aeg Mish As Aalin

Ruth Keegin

3:20

American Old Time Music

American Old Time Music

Finbarr Dwyer, Mary Conroy

1:39

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