The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 17 August 2014

Congratulations to Susanna McAdam of Cleggan, Co Galway and John Byrne of Stillorgan in Dublin - winners of CDs by Planxty and Christy Moore.

The answer: Dónal Lunny, Christy Moore, Liam Ó Floinn and Andy Irvine - the four members of the original 1970s Planxty.

here's our new quiz:

The concertina is an instrument in traditional Irish music associated with one particular county more than any other. 

Concertina begins with the letter "c" and there are 4 counties also which begin with "c": Carlow, Cavan, Clare and Cork. The answer is in there somewhere...! 

You can reply by:

post - The Rolling Wave

c/o Peter Browne

RTÉ Radio One,

Dublin 4

or email: therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter: @Therollingwave

Prizes (X 2) are copies of Jack Talty's new CD "In Flow"

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Celebrated Sliabh Luachra fiddle player Denis Murphy died 40 years ago on April 7th 1974.

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

Music Played on the Show

The Humours Of Lisheen, The Lark's March (Jigs)

The Humours Of Lisheen, The Lark's March (Jigs)

Denis Murphy

4:07

Jig (No Title)

Jig (No Title)

Bill Murphy

0:20

Seanbhean Na Gcartaí (Reel Selection)

Seanbhean Na Gcartaí (Reel Selection)

Denis Murphy

3:20

Breeches Mary, The Tenpenny Bit (Jigs)

Breeches Mary, The Tenpenny Bit (Jigs)

Denis Murphy, Julia Clifford

1:57

The Green Cottage Polkas

The Green Cottage Polkas

Pádraigh O'Keeffe, Denis Murphy

4:41

Fitzgerald's, O' Callaghan's Low (Hornpipe)

Fitzgerald's, O' Callaghan's Low (Hornpipe)

Denis Murphy

4:29

The Turkey In The Straw (Reel)

The Turkey In The Straw (Reel)

Denis Murphy

1:13

Tarrant's, The Blue Ribbon (Polkas)

Tarrant's, The Blue Ribbon (Polkas)

Denis Murphy

6:26

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