The Rolling Wave Sunday 7 February 2021

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Tonight, Aoife is joined by Michael Harrison, grandson of fiddle player Aggie Whyte. Michael has just produced a double cd and booklet celebrating Aggie Whyte's life and music.

The cd is available through bandcamp and the shop at the ITMA. 

https://aggiewhyte.bandcamp.com/album/aggie-whyte-2

https://www.itma.ie/latest/news/new-aggie-whyte-1920-1979-cd-now-available-from-itma-online-shop

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

Irish Washerwoman/Whelan's

Irish Washerwoman/Whelan's

Aggie Whyte

1:39

The Mason's Apron

The Mason's Apron

Aggie Whyte/Bridie Whyte

1:32

Iníon An Phailitínigh

Iníon An Phailitínigh

Seamus Ryan

2:24

The Ashplant / The Grouse In The Bog

The Ashplant / The Grouse In The Bog

Ballinakill Ceilidhe Band

1:55

The Chattering Magpie/The Flax In Bloom

The Chattering Magpie/The Flax In Bloom

Aggie Whyte

2:00

Mrs Kelly's Fancy/The Loosecaune Jig

Mrs Kelly's Fancy/The Loosecaune Jig

Aggie Whyte/Father Pj Kelly

1:50

Fr. Kelly's Ben Hill/The Rossmore Jetty

Fr. Kelly's Ben Hill/The Rossmore Jetty

Aggie Whyte

2:39

The Dawn/Twilight In Portroe

The Dawn/Twilight In Portroe

Aggie Whyte/Peadar O'Lochlainn

2:26

The Road To Skye/The Nightingale

The Road To Skye/The Nightingale

Aggie Whyte/Joe Burke

2:21

Bonny Kate/ Jenny's Chickens

Bonny Kate/ Jenny's Chickens

Aggie Whyte

2:00

The Bird In The Bush/The Silver Spear

The Bird In The Bush/The Silver Spear

Aggie Whyte, Elizabeth Crotty

2:29

Master Crowley's/O'Dowd's

Master Crowley's/O'Dowd's

Aggie Whyte, Maureen Ryan

2:17

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Dermot Byrne, Steve Cooney, James Cullinane

0:44

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