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    The Rolling Wave Monday 25 August 2014

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    The second of two programmes "Memories of Denis Murphy" on the musical life of a famous musician from Lisheen, Gneeveguilla in the area of Sliabh Luachra on the Cork-Kerry border.

    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.

    Competition

    Congratulations to the two winners of the Rolling Wave January quiz: Michael Cronin of Ballincollig and Dan Buckley of Loughlinstown.  There was a very good response and these winners were judged to be the best two of the many entries we received – but it was a close run thing! The prizes are copies of the new CD Didn’t She Dance and Dance by Paudie O’Connor and Aoife Ní Chaoimh.

    For the new quiz, the singing group Lynched have given two copies of their new CD Cold Old Fire. One of the songs on it is Daffodil Mulligan – her mother was of course Biddy Mulligan and we want to know where was Biddy Mulligan from? 

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet to:

    therollingwave@rte.ie  or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Art O'Keeffe's, Dawley's Delight, Quarry Cross (Slides)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: The Mug Of Brown Ale, The Rose In The Heather (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Johnny O'Leary, Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: The Pretty Girls Of The Village, The Piper's Despair (Reels)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Down Our Street
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:08
    • Title: Apples In Winter
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: Caoineadh Uí Dhomhnaill (Air)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Caoineadh Uí Néill (Air)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Lament For Denis Murphy
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Christy Cronin
      Performer(s): Christy Cronin
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: Maurice Scanlon's, The Miners Of Wicklow
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Mac Eoin
      Performer(s): Seán Mac Eoin
      Album: SEÁN MAC EOIN, SMK001
      Duration: 3:18
    • Title: The Hunt, An Súisín Bán
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seán Mac Eoin, Liam O'Connor
      Performer(s): Seán Mac Eoin, Liam O'Connor
      Album: NA PÍOBAIRÍ UILLEANN, NPU CD 017
      Duration: 3:18
    • Title: Mrs. Kenny's Waltz, The Men Of The West
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBMCD001
      Duration: 3:27

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