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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 29 June 2014

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    Some nostalgia this evening on the Rolling Wave: The Leitrim Céilí Band, Mary Ann Carolan, Brendan Behan, Patrick Kavanagh, Luke Kelly and more.

    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: King Bore And The Sandman
      Composer: Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: Mick Darcy's, Tell Her I Am (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Leitrim Céilí Band
      Performer(s): Leitrim Céilí Band
      Album: DUBLIN RECORDS, DU-LP
      Duration: 2:37
    • Title: Martyn Wynne's Reel
      Composer: Martyn Wynne
      Performer(s): Seán Maguire, Joe Burke
      Performer(s): Seán Maguire, Joe Burke
      Album: OUTLET, COX CD 014
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: The Cup Of Tea
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Maguire, Joe Burke
      Performer(s): Seán Maguire, Joe Burke
      Album: OUTLET, COX CD 014
      Duration: 1:37
    • Title: The Kesh Jig, Morrison's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Maguire, Joe Burke
      Performer(s): Seán Maguire, Joe Burke
      Album: OUTLET, PTICD005
      Duration: 2:02
    • Title: Haste To The Wedding
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brendan Behan
      Performer(s): Brendan Behan
      Album: OUTLET, PTICD005
      Duration: 1:25
    • Title: The Auld Triangle
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Brendan Behan
      Performer(s): Brendan Behan
      Album: OUTLET, PTICD005
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Auld Triangle
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Luke Kelly
      Performer(s): Luke Kelly
      Album: The Best Of Luke Kelly, CELTIC CUTS, CACD 0205
      Duration: 2:52
    • Title: If Ever You Go To Dublin Town
      Composer: Patrick Kavanagh
      Performer(s): Patrick Kavanagh
      Performer(s): Patrick Kavanagh
      Album: CLADDAGH, CCT1CD
      Duration: 2:14
    • Title: On Raglan Road
      Composer: Patrick Kavanagh
      Performer(s): Luke Kelly
      Performer(s): Luke Kelly
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:25
    • Title: Pat Burke's, Fraher's (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Vince O'Halloran, Reg Hall
      Performer(s): Vince O'Halloran, Reg Hall
      Album: TOPIC, 12TS305
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: The Lake Shore, The Exile's Return (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Des And Vince O'Halloran, Reg Hall
      Performer(s): Des And Vince O'Halloran, Reg Hall
      Album: TOPIC, 12TS305
      Duration: 2:12
    • Title: Highland Love Song
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Margaret Stewart
      Performer(s): Margaret Stewart
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:39

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