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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 23 February 2014

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    Tracks from flute-player Harry Bradley’s new CD The First of May, two songs from June Tabor and a preview of this coming week’s Corofin Traditional Festival in Co. Clare

    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 Katie O'Driscoll of Passage West and Pat Dalton of Glasnevin who each got the correct answer to our question about what Willie Clancy's main instrument was. And of course it was the uilleann pipes. The prize - now on its way to both winners - is a copy of Louise Mulcahy's new CD "Tuning the Road"
     
    Our new Rolling Wave quiz is for the new booklet and double CD of complete recordings by the famous Irish-American flute player John McKenna: "The Buck from the Mountain".
     
    Prizes of 2 copies have been given to us by the John McKenna Society and the question:
     
    What county in Ireland was John McKenna from?
     
    Answers to: The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter to @TheRollingWave

    Results in a few week's time.
     

    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
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: The Dancer At The Fair, Fisher's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley
      Album: HARRY BRADLEY, FOM2013
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: The Humours Of Ballyconnell, The Chicago
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, James Carty
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, James Carty
      Album: HARRY BRADLEY, FOM2013
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Donegal German, Charlie O'Neill's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Colm Gannon
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Colm Gannon
      Album: HARRY BRADLEY, FOM2013
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Laurel Bush, The Master's Return
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Seán Gavin
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Seán Gavin
      Album: HARRY BRADLEY, FOM2013
      Duration: 2:52
    • Title: As I Roved Out
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): June Tabor, Huw Warren, Iain Bellamy
      Performer(s): June Tabor, Huw Warren, Iain Bellamy
      Album: ECM, ECM 2276 372 4555
      Duration: 5:55
    • Title: The Humours Of Tullycrine, Mikey Callaghan's (Hornpipes)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Kelly
      Performer(s): John Kelly
      Album: THE DROLE, POR016
      Duration: 4:12
    • Title: Pé In Éirinn Í
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEFR CD 205
      Duration: 3:52
    • Title: The Lads In Their Hundreds
      Composer: Words: A.E. Housman, Music: Butterworth Arr. Bellamy
      Performer(s): June Tabor, Huw Warren, Iain Bellamy
      Performer(s): June Tabor, Huw Warren, Iain Bellamy
      Album: ECM, ECM 2276 372 4555
      Duration: 5:33
    • Title: The Hare's Paw, Mama's Pet
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley
      Album: HARRY BRADLEY, FOM2013
      Duration: 2:29

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