The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 6 April 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Peter is joined in studio by musician and musicologist Tim Collins to preview next weekend' s Consairtín, The National Concertina Convention taking place in Ennis Co. Clare

    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: Turn The Corner
      Composer: Colum Sands
      Performer(s): Colum Sands
      Performer(s): Colum Sands
      Album: SPRING RECORDS, SCD1062
      Duration: 4:37
    • Title: The Spirit Lives On
      Composer: Colum Sands
      Performer(s): Colum Sands
      Performer(s): Colum Sands
      Album: SPRING RECORDS, SCD1062
      Duration: 4:09
    • Title: The Belharbour Reel, The Pullet, The Boys Of Portaferry
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Chris Droney
      Performer(s): Chris Droney
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 181
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Wind Tat Shakes The Barley, The Reel With The Birl
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Elizabeth Crotty
      Performer(s): Elizabeth Crotty
      Album: RTÉ, 225 CD
      Duration: 1:32
    • Title: Kit O'Mahoney's Jig, Páidín Ó Raifeartaigh, Neary's (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tim Collins
      Performer(s): Tim Collins
      Album: CROISÍN, CM 001
      Duration: 4:13
    • Title: Selection Of Reels
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Caroline Judge (Fegan)
      Performer(s): Caroline Judge (Fegan)
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:27

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