The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 1 June 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Many new good quality CD recordings of traditional music and song

    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: The Gallant Boys Of Tipperary, Bernie Cunnion's Favourite
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 2:02
    • Title: The Trip To Ashbourne
      Composer: John Brady
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: The Boy On The Hill Top, The Merry Harriers, The Five Mile Chase
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Port Na Bpúcaí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 4:33
    • Title: The Templehouse Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 1:12
    • Title: The Tailored Jacket
      Composer: Michelle Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 1:11
    • Title: Kean O' Hara
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Performer(s): Louise Mulcahy
      Album: CLÓ IAR-CHONNACHTA, CICD 196
      Duration: 2:06
    • Title: The Limerick Rake
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Dónal Clancy
      Album: DÓNAL CLANCY, DCRBCD0123
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: The Sean-Bhean Bhocht
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Dónal Clancy
      Album: DÓNAL CLANCY, DCRBCD0123
      Duration: 3:12
    • Title: Mrs. Mcgrath
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dónal Clancy
      Performer(s): Dónal Clancy
      Album: DÓNAL CLANCY, DCRBCD0123
      Duration: 3:22
    • Title: Old Irish Lullaby, Open The Door For Three
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Open The Door For Three
      Performer(s): Open The Door For Three
      Album: OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 6:00
    • Title: Beeswing
      Composer: Richard Thompson
      Performer(s): Open The Door For Three
      Performer(s): Open The Door For Three
      Album: Open the Door for Three, OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 5:45

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