The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 23 December 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 the centenary of the birth of Willie Clancy by listening to some of his music and also extracts from Peter Browne's RTÉ Radio 1 documentary 'Lashings of Music'.  And of course we also hear a few of the best Christmas tunes and songs. 

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

An Nollaig Theas

An Nollaig Theas

Seamus Begley

2:46

Tommy Coen's Christmas Eve

Tommy Coen's Christmas Eve

Frankie Gavin / Carl Hession

3:35

Oíche Nollag

Oíche Nollag

Finola Ó Siochrú

2:52

La Valse Des Jouets

La Valse Des Jouets

Dermot Byrne (Accordian), Floriane Blancke (Harp), Time Edey (Guitar), Mary Shannon (Mandolin)

3:24

Il Est Né

Il Est Né

The Chieftains/Kate And Anna Mcgarrigle

2:16

The Holly She Bears A Berry

The Holly She Bears A Berry

The Voice Squad

2:19

Christmastime In Ashland

Christmastime In Ashland

Cormac Breathnach (Whistles), Martin Dunlea (Guitar)

3:39

Oíche Chiúin

Oíche Chiúin

Finola Ó Siochrú

3:57

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Presenter/Producer:  Aoife Nic Cormaic

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