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 the two winners of the Rolling Wave January quiz: Michael Cronin of Ballincollig and Dan Buckley of Loughlinstown.  There was a very good response and these winners were judged to be the best two of the many entries we received – but it was a close run thing! The prizes are copies of the new CD Didn’t She Dance and Dance by Paudie O’Connor and Aoife Ní Chaoimh.

    For the new quiz, the singing group Lynched have given two copies of their new CD Cold Old Fire. One of the songs on it is Daffodil Mulligan – her mother was of course Biddy Mulligan and we want to know where was Biddy Mulligan from? 

    Answers as usual to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @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
      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

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