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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

    Check here to download booklist

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 11 May 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    In February of this year, accordion, concertina and mouth organ players from Ireland and abroad participated in the Bonn Óir Uí Riada traditional music competition on Peadar Ó Riad

    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: Johnny Seoighe
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Séamus Ennis
      Performer(s): Séamus Ennis
      Album: Ceol, Scéalta Agus Amhráin, RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:33
    • Title: Autumn Gold
      Composer: Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine
      Album: MULLIGAN, LUN CD 008
      Duration: 3:47
    • Title: Bunch Of Green Rushes, The Foxhunters
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Francis Cunningham
      Performer(s): Francis Cunningham
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:27
    • Title: The Pigeon On The Gate, The Dairymaid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Cormac Ó Beaglaíoch
      Performer(s): Cormac Ó Beaglaíoch
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: Father Kellys Farewell, 'The Stormy Night
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Caoileann Mccraith
      Performer(s): Caoileann Mccraith
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:23
    • Title: Johnny Cope
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Niall Ó Beaglaíoch
      Performer(s): Niall Ó Beaglaíoch
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 5:23
    • Title: Gan Ainm, The Geese In The Bog, Mo Cheallaichín Fionn
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin
      Performer(s): Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:58
    • Title: Pólcaí Áth Trasna
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Luasaigh
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Luasaigh
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: The Battle Of Aughrim, Eileen Curran
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brian O'Dea
      Performer(s): Brian O'Dea
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: The Galtee Reel, Reel From Paddy Canny
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Cormac Ó Beaglaíoch
      Performer(s): Cormac Ó Beaglaíoch
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:29

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