The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 9 -10 pm

    The Gloaming have given us copies of their new album The Gloaming 2 for prizes in the Rolling Wave quiz.

    The question: there is a famous song with Gloaming in the title – what is it? Hint: you’ll have to go back over 100 years and check out Scotland to get the answer.

    If you think you have the answer, you can send it to us in any one of three ways:

    by post to The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or email to therollingwave@rte.ie

    or on Twitter @TheRollingWave

    Answers in a few weeks after the broadcast of our recording of The Gloaming’s sell-out Dublin concert in March which you can hear on The Rolling Wave of 29th May and 5th June

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 15 June 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Music from Paddy Cronin, Johnny O'Leary and a session in Browne's bar, Castleisland, sean-nós singing from Corca Dhuibhne and news of summer traditional music events.

    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 Declan Conneely, Moycullen and Geraldine Greene, Ennis - winners of copies of Charlie Piggott and Gerry Harrington’s  CD “The New Road”.

    The answer is: Dé Dannan.

    Thanks for all the entries and the next quiz is for copies of the new CD “Our Dear Dark Mountain with the Sky over it" which we discussed with Seán McErlaine on the Rolling Wave of 26th/27th July last. 

    The question: From what Ulster counties does the music on the “Dear Dark Mountain” CD come? Plenty of clues in the programme with Seán and you can listen back to it all on this page.

    Answers by post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4. Email to  therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter @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
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Mcdermott's, John Egan's, Patsy Tuohy's (Reels)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Open The Door For Three
      Performer(s): Open The Door For Three
      Duration: 3:35
    • Title: The Munster Jig, Tell Her I Am
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Rakish Paddy, The Wheels Of The World
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 3:02
    • Title: Sporting Paddy, The London Lasses
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 2:58
    • Title: Selection Of 2 Polkas
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 2:25
    • Title: Jenny's Welcome To Charlie
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 1:58
    • Title: Hickey's Reel
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 1:23
    • Title: Fraher's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: Selection Of Two Jigs
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dan Bruadair And Friends
      Performer(s): Dan Bruadair And Friends
      Duration: 4:15
    • Title: The Castle Jig
      Composer: Seán Ryan
      Performer(s): Dan Bruadair And Friends
      Performer(s): Dan Bruadair And Friends
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: The Star Above The Garter, Pádraig O'Keeffe's (Slides)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Denis Murphy
      Duration: 3:56
    • Title: The Lark In The Morning, The Wandering Minstrel (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary And Friends
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary And Friends
      Duration: 3:00

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