The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 23 October 2016

We have a new quiz for you on The Rolling Wave:

Christy Moore has a new double album just out called "On the Road" and we have vinyl copies to give to the winners.

The question is about a folk festival which took place in the late 70s and early 80s in a location on the west coast of Co Clare. Christy sings a famous song about the festival and if you know where it did take place then try your luck!

Answers to:

The Rolling Wave, c/o Peter Browne, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or @Therollingwave

And congratulations to the two winners of our last competition: Mary Murphy of Rathowen, Co Westmeath and Joe Clarke of Summerhill, Co Meath.

Copies of The Blue Room CD by the Martin Hayes Quartet go to both and the answer was The Tulla Céilí Band.

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Tonight we recall Joe Derrane, Boston-born accordion player's 1995 visit to Ireland and hear about his life and music.

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

Sergeant William Bailey

Sergeant William Bailey

Dominic Behan

2:47

Shearing The Sheep, The Musical Priest

Shearing The Sheep, The Musical Priest

Joe Derrane

2:25

The Liverpool Hornpipe, The Quarrelsome Piper

The Liverpool Hornpipe, The Quarrelsome Piper

Joe Derrane

2:16

Bryant's Favourite, The Birds In The Tree

Bryant's Favourite, The Birds In The Tree

John J. Kimmel

2:56

Father Hanley's, The First Night In America (Jigs)

Father Hanley's, The First Night In America (Jigs)

Joe Derrane

2:29

Pastiche For Anne

Pastiche For Anne

Joe Derrane

1:30

The Silver Spires

The Silver Spires

Joe Derrane

1:05

Hitchner's Phoenix

Hitchner's Phoenix

Joe Derrane

1:06

The Wolf Trap Promise

The Wolf Trap Promise

Joe Derrane

1:55

The Green Fields Of America, Aran Waves, The Scholar

The Green Fields Of America, Aran Waves, The Scholar

Joe Derrane

4:15

Close The Coalhouse Door

Close The Coalhouse Door

Alex Glasgow

2:20

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