The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 16 March 2014

Congratulations to Susanna McAdam of Cleggan, Co Galway and John Byrne of Stillorgan in Dublin - winners of CDs by Planxty and Christy Moore.

The answer: Dónal Lunny, Christy Moore, Liam Ó Floinn and Andy Irvine - the four members of the original 1970s Planxty.

here's our new quiz:

The concertina is an instrument in traditional Irish music associated with one particular county more than any other. 

Concertina begins with the letter "c" and there are 4 counties also which begin with "c": Carlow, Cavan, Clare and Cork. The answer is in there somewhere...! 

You can reply by:

post - The Rolling Wave

c/o Peter Browne

RTÉ Radio One,

Dublin 4

or email: therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter: @Therollingwave

Prizes (X 2) are copies of Jack Talty's new CD "In Flow"

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Tonight's Rolling Wave is a tribute to Finbarr Dwyer (1946 - 2014) - a skilled and highly original accordion-player from West Cork who passed away recently.

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

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

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

0:47

The Rollicking

The Rollicking

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

2:39

Reel Selection (No Names)

Reel Selection (No Names)

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

2:39

Jig Selection (No Names)

Jig Selection (No Names)

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

2:10

Hornpipe (No Name)

Hornpipe (No Name)

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

2:50

The Derry Hornpipe

The Derry Hornpipe

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

1:55

Waltz (No Name)

Waltz (No Name)

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

2:25

Reel Selection (No Names)

Reel Selection (No Names)

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

2:39

The Holly Bush (Reel)

The Holly Bush (Reel)

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

1:50

The Pigeon On The Gate

The Pigeon On The Gate

Finbarr Dwyer, Brian Mcgrath

3:54

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Presenter/Producer: Peter Browne

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