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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 20 July 2014

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    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

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet 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: 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

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