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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 11 May 2014

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    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

    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: 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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