The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 4 November 2018

Coming Up: The Rolling Wave Sunday May 31st

Tonight on the show we mark the 1st anniversary of the death of fiddle player and composer Paddy Fahey. Musician Claire Keville joins us to talk about Paddy Fahey and we have music from Martin Hayes, Claire Keville, Breda Keville, the Kane Sisters, Máirtín Byrnes, Conor Tully and Paddy Carty and Kevin and Seamus Glackin

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.

In addition to the Sunday night show The Rolling Wave now has a podcast strand. Each week after the show a featured podcast from our archive will be published. You can have a listen to the podcasts here

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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Presenter/Producer:  Aoife Nic Cormaic

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