The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 8 June 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    This year's Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy starts in a month's time and tonight we hear music and song recorded in previous years.

    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 Woman Of The House, My Love And Myself In The Garden
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Performer(s): John Mckenna
      Album: JOHN MCKENNA SOCIETY, MKSOC002
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: The Drunken Landlady, The Sligo Maid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP 03
      Duration: 2:31
    • Title: The Maid In The Cherry Tree, Boil The Breakfast Early
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mick Coyne
      Performer(s): Mick Coyne
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:18
    • Title: My Parents Reared Me Tenderly
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Album: Wind and Water - Traditional Songs, Ballads and Lilts, RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: The Wheel Of Fortune
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Performer(s): Len Graham
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:31
    • Title: Miss Mcdonald, The Boys Of Ballisodare
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Patsy Hanly
      Performer(s): Patsy Hanly
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: A Stór Mo Chroí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:45
    • Title: Seán Ó Duibhir A' Ghleanna, An Bhean Tincéara
      Composer: Brian O'Higgins
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Performer(s): Seán Keane
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:43
    • Title: The Fourth Dragoon
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern
      Performer(s): Pádraic Mcgovern
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:07
      Title: Evelyn
      Performer(s): Edisons
      Performer(s): Edisons
      Album: Little Bohemia
      Duration: 3:14
    • 22:10
      Title: Irish Boys
      Performer(s): Old Hannah
      Performer(s): Old Hannah
      Duration: 3:28
    • 22:14
      Title: Strictly Reserved For You
      Performer(s): Charles Bradley
      Performer(s): Charles Bradley
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:22
      Title: Harvest Moon
      Performer(s): Neil Young (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Neil Young (Vocal)
      Duration: 5:16
    • 22:27
      Title: Oro Mo Bhaidin
      Performer(s): Lumiere Feat Seamus Begley
      Performer(s): Lumiere Feat Seamus Begley
      Duration: 3:53
    • 22:31
      Title: The Sailor's Bonnet
      Composer: Trad Arr. The Gloaming
      Performer(s): The Gloaming
      Performer(s): The Gloaming
      Album: The Gloaming, Realworld, CDRW200
      Duration: 4:30

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