The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 16 February 2014

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.

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

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

5:34

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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