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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 30 March 2014

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    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

    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

    And we continue on RTÉ Lyric FM every Monday night at 1900.

    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: Geaftaí Bhaile Buí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Potts
      Performer(s): Seán Potts
      Album: NA PÍOBAIRÍ UILLEANN, NPU CD 018
      Duration: 2:08
    • Title: Billy Byrne Of Ballymanus
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tommie Potts
      Performer(s): Tommie Potts
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: Toss The Feathers, My Love Is In America
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tommie Potts
      Performer(s): Tommie Potts
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: The Boy On The Hilltop, Dan Breen
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Potts
      Performer(s): Seán Potts
      Album: NA PÍOBAIRÍ UILLEANN, NPU CD 018
      Duration: 1:37
    • Title: Mise Éire
      Composer: Trad. Arr. Ó Riada
      Performer(s): Rténso
      Performer(s): Rténso
      Album: GAEL-LINN, ORIADA CD03
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: Morrison's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Ceoltóirí Chualann
      Performer(s): Ceoltóirí Chualann
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:41
    • Title: The Walls Of Liscarroll
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Album: CLADDAGH, CC2CD
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: Cuimhne An Phíobaire
      Composer: Seán Potts
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Album: CLADDAGH, CC24CD
      Duration: 1:59
    • Title: The Repeal Of The Union, The Duke Of Leinster
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Performer(s): Chieftains
      Album: CLADDAGH, CC24CD
      Duration: 1:50
    • Title: The Frieze Britches
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Eddie Potts
      Performer(s): Eddie Potts
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: The Pretty Girls Of Mayo, Sporting Nell
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Potts, Paddy Glackin, John Blake
      Performer(s): Seán Potts, Paddy Glackin, John Blake
      Album: NA PÍOBAIRÍ UILLEANN, NPU CD 018
      Duration: 1:54

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