The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 30 March 2014

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    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

    Competition

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or Twitter to:

    Therollingwave@rte.ie  or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave 

    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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