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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 24 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

    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

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or Twitter 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

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