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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 17 August 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Celebrated Sliabh Luachra fiddle player Denis Murphy died 40 years ago on April 7th 1974.

    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.

    Sunday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

    Competition

    Congratulations to Katie O'Driscoll of Passage West and Pat Dalton of Glasnevin who each got the correct answer to our question about what Willie Clancy's main instrument was. And of course it was the uilleann pipes. The prize - now on its way to both winners - is a copy of Louise Mulcahy's new CD "Tuning the Road"
     
    Our new Rolling Wave quiz is for the new booklet and double CD of complete recordings by the famous Irish-American flute player John McKenna: "The Buck from the Mountain".
     
    Prizes of 2 copies have been given to us by the John McKenna Society and the question:
     
    What county in Ireland was John McKenna from?
     
    Answers to: The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter to @TheRollingWave

    Results in a few week's time.
     

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Humours Of Lisheen, The Lark's March (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:07
    • Title: Jig (No Title)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Bill Murphy
      Performer(s): Bill Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:20
    • Title: Seanbhean Na Gcartaí (Reel Selection)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: Breeches Mary, The Tenpenny Bit (Jigs)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy, Julia Clifford
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy, Julia Clifford
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:57
    • Title: The Green Cottage Polkas
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraigh O'Keeffe, Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Pádraigh O'Keeffe, Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:41
    • Title: Fitzgerald's, O' Callaghan's Low (Hornpipe)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:29
    • Title: The Turkey In The Straw (Reel)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:13
    • Title: Tarrant's, The Blue Ribbon (Polkas)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 6:26
    • 21:59
      Title: In Dictum
      Performer(s): Wallis Bird
      Performer(s): Wallis Bird
      Album: Wallis Bird (Bonus Version)
      Duration: 4:19
    • 22:00
      Title: Tomorrow Is A Long Time
      Performer(s): Elvis Presley
      Performer(s): Elvis Presley
      Album: From Nashville to Memphis - The Essential 60s Masters
      Duration: 5:34
    • 22:02
      Title: Glad Tidings
      Performer(s): Van Morrison
      Performer(s): Van Morrison
      Album: Moondance
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:03
      Title: Come Together
      Performer(s): Robin Williams/Bobby Mcferrin
      Performer(s): Robin Williams/Bobby Mcferrin
      Duration: 4:46
    • 22:05
      Title: Yesterday
      Performer(s): Frank Sinatra
      Performer(s): Frank Sinatra
      Album: My Way (40th Anniversary Edition)
      Duration: 4:07
    • 22:06
      Title: Alexandra Leaving
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen
      Album: The Essential Leonard Cohen
      Duration: 5:35
    • 22:09
      Title: Autumn In New York -- Autumn In New York
      Performer(s): Sarah Vaughan (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Sarah Vaughan (Vocal)
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:12
      Title: Sad-Eyed Lady Of The Lowlands
      Composer: Dylan
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan
      Album: Blonde On Blonde
      Duration: 10:56
    • 22:13
      Title: Return To Me
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan
      Performer(s): Bob Dylan
      Album: The Sopranos - Peppers & Eggs (Music from the HBO Original Series)
      Duration: 2:32
    • 22:14
      Title: The Lakes
      Composer: Mcmorrow, James Vincent
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Album: Post Tropical, Faction, FACTD15
      Duration: 4:18
    • 22:15
      Title: The Last Rose Of Summer --
      Performer(s): Ailish Tynan (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Ailish Tynan (Soprano)
      Duration: 6:51
    • 22:16
      Title: Gold
      Composer: Mcmorrow, James Vincent
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Album: Post Tropical, Faction, FACTD15
      Duration: 3:10
    • 22:17
      Title: Harvest Moon
      Performer(s): Neil Young
      Performer(s): Neil Young
      Album: Neil Young: Greatest Hits
      Duration: 5:16
    • 22:19
      Title: On An Evening In Roma
      Performer(s): Dean Martin
      Performer(s): Dean Martin
      Album: Collected Cool
      Duration: 2:41
    • 22:20
      Title: Teardrop
      Performer(s): Massive Attack
      Performer(s): Massive Attack
      Album: Mezzanine
      Duration: 5:39

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