The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 30 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

We remember Seán Potts - a member of a famous Dublin traditional music family who passed away recently. He played tin-whistle in Ceoltóirí Chualann, The Chieftains and his own

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

Geaftaí Bhaile Buí

Geaftaí Bhaile Buí

Seán Potts

2:08

Billy Byrne Of Ballymanus

Billy Byrne Of Ballymanus

Tommie Potts

0:55

Toss The Feathers, My Love Is In America

Toss The Feathers, My Love Is In America

Tommie Potts

2:20

The Boy On The Hilltop, Dan Breen

The Boy On The Hilltop, Dan Breen

Seán Potts

1:37

Mise Éire

Mise Éire

Rténso

1:44

Morrison's Jig

Morrison's Jig

Ceoltóirí Chualann

2:41

The Walls Of Liscarroll

The Walls Of Liscarroll

Chieftains

2:39

Cuimhne An Phíobaire

Cuimhne An Phíobaire

Chieftains

1:59

The Repeal Of The Union, The Duke Of Leinster

The Repeal Of The Union, The Duke Of Leinster

Chieftains

1:50

The Frieze Britches

The Frieze Britches

Eddie Potts

1:35

The Pretty Girls Of Mayo, Sporting Nell

The Pretty Girls Of Mayo, Sporting Nell

Seán Potts, Paddy Glackin, John Blake

1:54

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