Mornings With Dave Fanning

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    Mornings with Dave Fanning Search for Ireland’s Most Musical Family

    Brothers, sisters, cousins, in-laws, step fathers, grannies – the show is looking for families that play together to enter the competition. Non family members are permitted – as long as family is at the heart of it – as with The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and The Fureys and Davey Arthur.

    Send us a 4’00 maximum clip performing the song or music of your choice – it does not need to be an original piece of music.

    Upload it to Youtube and email us the link to davefanning@rte.ie.

    You also need to send us a 100 word supporting paragraph telling us your story and why you should be chosen.

    The closing date for entries is 5pm on Wednesday  26th August.

    Our final will be held the first week in September and finalists need to be available then to perform before our judges.

    The judges’ decision is final.

    The prize courtesy of Waltons music is a Kurzweil CUP-2 Upright Digital Piano. For more information visit  www.waltons.ie

    The John Murray Show Monday 31 March 2014

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    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by John Murray.
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    Bridge Card Game Cheats

    Bridge card games have been thought of as one of the most respectable & high-minded of contests but has been brought into disrepute after two German doctors were alleged to have cheated their to the top in last years Bridge World Finals in Bali. Joining us on the line is Mary O'Rourke, All-Ireland Bridge champion.

    Also we are joined by journalist Rachael Kane to tell us how she dialled the Taoiseach's mobile & spoke directly to Enda Kenny!

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    Conscious Uncoupling & the play The Matchmaker

    John is joined in studio by Lisa O'Hara, couple counsellor & psychotherapist to discuss the ending long relationships. Also in studio are actors Mary McEvoy & Jon Kenny who will appear on stage together in John B Keane's The Matchmaker.

        

    The Matchmaker opens at the Everyman, Cork Monday April 7th & runs to April 12th

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    Music & chat with D.F.F.

    In studio with John are a group of musicians who will perfrom what they describe as 'African-tinged Chamber Pop Songs'. They are called D.F.F. & the titile of the song is Mad for You.

    For tour details go to www.dffmusic.com

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    New phone service for students

    How do you solve the seemingly common problem of young students with deadlines to meet spending vast swathes of study time on the mobile? One frustrated father, Frank McNamara has come up with an idea of a new mobile texting service to assist students in study.

    The website is titled www.smstutor.com

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail tapes@rte.ie. Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Mad For You
      Performer(s): D.F.F.
      Performer(s): D.F.F.
      Album: Frisbee Records, FRCD004
      Duration: 3:46

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