The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 2 March 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Traditional and folk music in Ireland, presented by Peter Browne

    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: Traveller's Prayer
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad, Maighréad Ní Dhomhnaill
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad, Maighréad Ní Dhomhnaill
      Album: SHANACHIE, 78018
      Duration: 2:43
    • Title: Selection Of Jigs (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:54
    • Title: Hornpipe (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: The Frieze Britches
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: The Spike Island Lasses
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Performer(s): Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Saoirse
      Composer: Words: Seán Ó Ríordáin, Music: The Gloaming
      Performer(s): The Gloaming
      Performer(s): The Gloaming
      Album: REAL WORLD, CDRW200
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Cailíní An Fhactory
      Composer: Trad. Arr. Seán Ó Riada
      Performer(s): Bakerswell
      Performer(s): Bakerswell
      Album: CLADDAGH, CCF20CD
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Molly Bán, Quinn's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Bakerswell
      Performer(s): Bakerswell
      Album: CLADDAGH, CCF20CD
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: The West Wind, The Feathered Nest
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Renbourn, Joe Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Renbourn, Joe Mckenna
      Album: SHANACHIE, 78018
      Duration: 9:09
    • 22:34
      Title: Spanish Dancer 2010
      Performer(s): Steve Winwood
      Performer(s): Steve Winwood
      Album: Spanish Dancer 2010 (Spanish Dancer 2010)
      Duration: 3:43

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