The Rolling Wave Thursday 8 October 2020

Ep 20 - Women as pioneers in Irish Traditional Flute Playing

In this episode musician Aoife Granville talks about the history of women flute players in traditional music and we ask why, for so long, there weren't more of them? This programme was first broadcast on 4th October 2020.

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



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Presenter/Producer:  Aoife Nic Cormaic

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