The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 10 August 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    The second half of the Willie Clancy Summer School tribute concert in honour of fiddle player Paddy Cronin

    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: The Lark In The Morning, Bímís Ag Ól
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Con Ó Risceoil, Pat Ahernm, Paul O'Shaughnessy
      Performer(s): Con Ó Risceoil, Pat Ahernm, Paul O'Shaughnessy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: Ríl Gan Ainm, Farewell To Ireland
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Con Ó Risceoil, Pat Ahernm, Paul O'Shaughnessy
      Performer(s): Con Ó Risceoil, Pat Ahernm, Paul O'Shaughnessy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:49
    • Title: Farewell To Ballinahulla, The Kilkenny Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paudie O'Connor, Aoife And Máire O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Paudie O'Connor, Aoife And Máire O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: Pride Of Rathmore, Girls Of Farranfore
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paudie O'Connor, Aoife And Máire O'Keeffe
      Performer(s): Paudie O'Connor, Aoife And Máire O'Keeffe
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Polkas No Names
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Billy Clifford
      Performer(s): Billy Clifford
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:50
    • Title: Sweet Kingwilliamstown
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:37
    • Title: Selection Of Slides (Including Where Is The Cat?)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Cormac O'Mahony, Con O'Sullivan, Tim O'Connor, Denis O'Connor, Pádraig Moynihan
      Performer(s): Cormac O'Mahony, Con O'Sullivan, Tim O'Connor, Denis O'Connor, Pádraig Moynihan
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: The Newmarket Polkas
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jacky Daly, Paul De Grae
      Performer(s): Jacky Daly, Paul De Grae
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: The Star Above The Garter, Chase Me Charlie
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy Doyle, Ellen O'Leary, Joe And Ciarán O'Sullivan
      Performer(s): Jimmy Doyle, Ellen O'Leary, Joe And Ciarán O'Sullivan
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:43
    • Title: As I Went Out Upon The Ice Polka Selection
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin, Dan O'Herlihy, Tim Kiely
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin, Dan O'Herlihy, Tim Kiely
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:03
    • Title: Smith's, The Rights Of Man (Hornpipes)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin, Dan O'Herlihy, Tim Kiely
      Performer(s): Paddy Cronin, Dan O'Herlihy, Tim Kiely
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Selection Of Sliabh Luachra Reels
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): All Musicians Together
      Performer(s): All Musicians Together
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:24

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