The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 27 April 2014

    Listen

    The Rolling Wave

    Tracks from David Power's new piping CD "The Eighteen Moloney", memories of John Brady, Paddy Cronin and other items of interest from the traditional music world.

    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: The View Across The Valley
      Composer: John Brady
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Album: LARRAGA, NO NUMBER GIVEN ON DISC
      Duration: 1:17
    • Title: Speed The Plough
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Album: LARRAGA, NO NUMBER GIVEN ON DISC
      Duration: 1:18
    • Title: Selection Of Jigs
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Brady And Friends
      Performer(s): John Brady And Friends
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:37
    • Title: The Blooming Maid Of Sweet Killeigh
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Brady
      Performer(s): John Brady
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: Tony Molloy's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Album: LARRAGA, NO NUMBER GIVEN ON DISC
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: The Tullamore Harbour
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Willie Kelly, Mike Rafferty, Dónal Clancy
      Album: LARRAGA, NO NUMBER GIVEN ON DISC
      Duration: 1:12
    • Title: Child Of My Heart, Is It The Priest You Want?
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP03
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: The Garden Of Daisies, The Blackbird
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP03
      Duration: 2:58
    • Title: Éamonn A' Chnoic
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP03
      Duration: 3:43
    • Title: The Maids Of Mount Cisco, The Old Pigeon On The Gate
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP03
      Duration: 2:37
    • Title: Jig (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:14
    • Title: Jig (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:14
    • Title: The Galway Reel, The Woman Of The House
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin, Frank Neylon
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin, Frank Neylon
      Album: COPLEY, NO NUMBER AVAILABLE (OLD 78 RPM DISC)
      Duration: 2:54

    The Rolling Wave

    Latest Show

    Programme Archive

    The Rolling Wave on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule