The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 4 November 2018

The Rolling Wave Live at the William Kennedy Piping Festival 2019

The Rolling Wave on RTÉ Radio 1 is delighted to present a special lunchtime concert featuring music and chat from some of the best musicians from home and abroad taking part in this year’s festival. The event will be hosted by the presenter of The Rolling Wave Aoife Nic Cormaic and will subsequently be broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1.

Tickets are free but must be booked in advance through this link- 
https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/the-rolling-wave-live-tickets-75878666133

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

On tonight’s programme we mark International Uilleann Piping Day with some archive performances from Leo Rowsome and Dan O’Dowd as well as music from Mick O’Brien and Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh.  Seamus McGuire discusses his work on The Grier Collection with John Lee and we hear music from their album ‘The Legacy of Stephen Grier’.   And finally we hear two different versions of the well known tune The Ashplant and a performance of a version of Fáinne Geal an Lae from The Goodman Collection played by Steve Cooney

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.

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Dermot Byrne, Steve Cooney, James Cullinane

0:44

The Foxchase

The Foxchase

Leo Rowsome

0:45

Dan O'Dowd

Dan O'Dowd

An Buachaill Caol Dubh

4:00

Planxty No.12

Planxty No.12

John Lee (Flute);Floriane Blancke (Harp);Gary O'Brien (Guitar,Mandolin)

3:10

The Fourth Dragoon's March

The Fourth Dragoon's March

Séamus Mc Guire / John Lee / Garry O'Briain / Floriane Blancke

4:12

Miss Dunbar / The Primrose Girl / The Garland House

Miss Dunbar / The Primrose Girl / The Garland House

Séamus Mc Guire / John Lee / Garry O'Briain

2:27

The Ashplant/The Grouse In The Bog

The Ashplant/The Grouse In The Bog

The Ballinakill Ceili Band

1:54

Ash Plant

Ash Plant

Slow Moving Cloud

3:26

Fainne Geal An Lae/Siobhainin Seó

Fainne Geal An Lae/Siobhainin Seó

Steve Cooney

3:40

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