The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 28 May 2017

Congratulations to two winners of the Rolling Wave quiz for copies of Liam O'Connor's new CD "Loom". The question was about what groups fiddle-player Seán Keane was a member of and there were plenty of answers. We know of four ensembles: The Castle Ceilí Band, Ceoltóirí Chualann, The Chieftains and an unusual one - The Halfpenny Bridge Quartet. 

CDs go to Liz McMahon of Enniskerry, Co Wicklow and Noel Howard of Lissarda, Co Cork.

And here's a new quiz for copies of the debut CD by the group Ushers Island. 

We'd like to know where or what is Ushers Island?

Answers by :

post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTE Radio One, Dublin 4 

email therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter @Therollingwave

Good Luck!

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

A new album from Zoe Conway (fiddle) and John McIntyre (guitar), information on uilleann piping in Cuba and some rare recordings from the RTÉ Sound Archives.

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 Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

Will You Come Down To Limerick?, Hardiman The Fiddler

Will You Come Down To Limerick?, Hardiman The Fiddler

Alexander Suarez Mendez

3:08

Paddy's Green Shamrock Shore

Paddy's Green Shamrock Shore

Paul Brady

6:04

Paddy's Rambles Through The Park, The Scartaglen, Johnny Doherty's Farewell To Erin

Paddy's Rambles Through The Park, The Scartaglen, Johnny Doherty's Farewell To Erin

Zoe Conway, John Mcintyre

9:43

An Ghaoth Aneas

An Ghaoth Aneas

Zoe Conway, John Mcintyre

3:45

The Half Moon Waltz

The Half Moon Waltz

Zoe Conway

1:38

The Hangman's Reel

The Hangman's Reel

Zoe Conway

1:56

An Phis Fhliuch, The Humours Of Derrykissane

An Phis Fhliuch, The Humours Of Derrykissane

Alexander Suarez Mendez

3:43

Bonny Anne, Farewell To Connaught

Bonny Anne, Farewell To Connaught

Alexander Suarez Mendez

2:39

The Vales Of New Dirreen

The Vales Of New Dirreen

Donie Lyons

3:41

The Game Cock, Denis Enright's (Slides)

The Game Cock, Denis Enright's (Slides)

Donie Lyons

1:50

The Parting Glass

The Parting Glass

The Voice Squad

2:45

Burns' Farewell

Burns' Farewell

Emmett Gill, Jesse Smith

1:54

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