The Rolling Wave

    Sunday, 10 -11 pm

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 20 July 2014

    Listen

    The Rolling Wave

    Music and song recorded at the nightly recitals at Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy earlier this month in Co. Clare.

    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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave - Results in January

    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: Cronin's Rambles, Atlantic Sounds
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Gay Mac Eoin
      Performer(s): Gay Mac Eoin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:58
    • Title: Will You Come Down To Limerick? Hardiman The Fiddler
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alexander Suarez Mendez
      Performer(s): Alexander Suarez Mendez
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: The Moving Cloud
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Matt Molloy
      Performer(s): Matt Molloy
      Album: Heathery Breeze, SHANACHIE, 79064
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: The Cook In The Kitchen, Jackson's, The Walls Of Liscarroll
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: DAVID POWER, DMP03
      Duration: 4:50
    • Title: Gol Na Mban San Ár, Cnocán A' Teampaill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): David Power
      Performer(s): David Power
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 6:15
    • Title: Gillespie's Mazurka, The Baker's Reel, The Calgary Polka
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Zoe Conway
      Performer(s): Zoe Conway
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00

    The Rolling Wave

    Latest Show

    Programme Archive

    The Rolling Wave on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule