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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 13 April 2014

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    The Rolling Wave visits Ballydesmond, Co Cork to hear all about a new traditional music initiative in Munster - the 2014 Sliabh Luachra Music Trail launched recently by Minister Ji

    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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave - Results in January

    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: Selection Of Polkas (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Cronin's Hornpipe Selection
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:15
    • Title: Tom Billy's Jigs
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy & Julia Clifford
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy & Julia Clifford
      Album: SHANACHIE, 34002
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: O'Sullivan's, O'Callaghan's (Polkas)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Pádraig O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ, CD 174
      Duration: 3:37
    • Title: Selection Of Jigs (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Performer(s): Raymond O' Sullivan, Eoin O' Sullivan, John Walsh
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:25
    • Title: Wondrous Love
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: TARA, TARA 4027
      Duration: 3:27
    • Title: The Rambling Irishman
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Concerning of Three Young Men, TARA, TARA 4027
      Duration: 3:08

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