The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 17 August 2014

The Rolling Wave

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 Declan Conneely, Moycullen and Geraldine Greene, Ennis - winners of copies of Charlie Piggott and Gerry Harrington’s  CD “The New Road”.

The answer is: Dé Dannan.

Thanks for all the entries and the next quiz is for copies of the new CD “Our Dear Dark Mountain with the Sky over it" which we discussed with Seán McErlaine on the Rolling Wave of 26th/27th July last. 

The question: From what Ulster counties does the music on the “Dear Dark Mountain” CD come? Plenty of clues in the programme with Seán and you can listen back to it all on this page.

Answers by post to The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4. Email to  therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter @TheRollingWave

Music Played on the Show

The Humours Of Lisheen, The Lark's March (Jigs)

The Humours Of Lisheen, The Lark's March (Jigs)

Denis Murphy

4:07

Jig (No Title)

Jig (No Title)

Bill Murphy

0:20

Seanbhean Na Gcartaí (Reel Selection)

Seanbhean Na Gcartaí (Reel Selection)

Denis Murphy

3:20

Breeches Mary, The Tenpenny Bit (Jigs)

Breeches Mary, The Tenpenny Bit (Jigs)

Denis Murphy, Julia Clifford

1:57

The Green Cottage Polkas

The Green Cottage Polkas

Pádraigh O'Keeffe, Denis Murphy

4:41

Fitzgerald's, O' Callaghan's Low (Hornpipe)

Fitzgerald's, O' Callaghan's Low (Hornpipe)

Denis Murphy

4:29

The Turkey In The Straw (Reel)

The Turkey In The Straw (Reel)

Denis Murphy

1:13

Tarrant's, The Blue Ribbon (Polkas)

Tarrant's, The Blue Ribbon (Polkas)

Denis Murphy

6:26

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Presenter/Producer: Peter Browne

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