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    Sunday, 9 -10 pm

    The Gloaming have given us copies of their new album The Gloaming 2 for prizes in the Rolling Wave quiz.

    The question: there is a famous song with Gloaming in the title – what is it? Hint: you’ll have to go back over 100 years and check out Scotland to get the answer.

    If you think you have the answer, you can send it to us in any one of three ways:

    by post to The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or email to therollingwave@rte.ie

    or on Twitter @TheRollingWave

    Answers in a few weeks after the broadcast of our recording of The Gloaming’s sell-out Dublin concert in March which you can hear on The Rolling Wave of 29th May and 5th June

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 4 May 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    This Bank Holiday weekend Rolling Wave marks the beginning of May -Bealtaine -with suitable music and song to welcome the coming of a brighter season

    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

    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
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Hal An Tow
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: Marions Les Roses
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Malicorne
      Performer(s): Malicorne
      Duration: 3:29
    • Title: Thugamar Fhéin An Samhradh Linn
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: Reels From The Murphy Family (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Life In The Slow Lane Cd Musicicians
      Performer(s): Life In The Slow Lane Cd Musicicians
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: The Trip To Cullenstown
      Composer: Phil Murphy
      Performer(s): Life In The Slow Lane Cd Musicians
      Performer(s): Life In The Slow Lane Cd Musicians
      Duration: 1:11
    • Title: Swinging On The Gate, St. Ruth's Bush, Little Molly Brannigan
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Life In The Slow Lane Cd Musicicians
      Performer(s): Life In The Slow Lane Cd Musicicians
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: The Maid Of Sweet Belview
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tom Queally
      Performer(s): Tom Queally
      Duration: 3:16
    • Title: By The River Of Gems, The Rocky Road To Dublin
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Séamus Ennis
      Performer(s): Séamus Ennis
      Duration: 3:22
    • Title: The Rocky Road To Dublin
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dubliners
      Performer(s): Dubliners
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Alex Dan Macisaac's Strathspey, The Corrie Man, Little Donald In The Pigpen
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Duration: 3:14
    • Title: The Quinie Fae Rhynie
      Composer: Stevie Saint
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Duration: 1:03
    • Title: Keys To The Cellar
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Performer(s): Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas
      Duration: 4:46

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