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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 17 August 2014

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    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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave - Results in January

    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

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