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Marty in the Morning Wednesday 14 August 2013

A fantastic competition this week

The five-star Sheen Falls Lodge, located on the outskirts of Kenmare, Co. Kerry, is running a very special ‘Classical Music Weekend’ on November 4th & 5th with renowned opera singer and Ireland’s ‘Bella Voce’ Amanda Neri. This is the ultimate luxury getaway for music lovers and those in search of some pre-Christmas relaxation. Limited places are still available for this stay and you can visit for more information.

The prize we have for you is  a 2 night B&B stay for 2 people sharing on November 4th & 5th. This includes a pre-dinner recital on Friday 4th, live jazz afternoon tea on Saturday 5th and an Italian-inspired wine tasting dinner with opera on Saturday 5th.

What County is Sheen Falls Lodge located in?

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Listen back here to excerpts from the wonderful broadcasts from Naples & Pompeii,in association with The Travel department.

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Food with Neven Maguire.

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The Joy of Movement with Voltarol.
For the next two months on Marty in the Morning we are celebrating the Joy of movement.

We’ll have great gardening suggestions, tips and advice to help get you moving.
Gardening tips from listeners... winners of Spa Vouchers.

Monday 3rd October 
Ellen Delaney. Fornaught. Donoughmore. Cork
Marty. My gardening tip is to collect as many seeds as possible from your garden or others, ready for 
spring sowing. And marty the Magnificent Seven is the soundtrack to my youth in one channel land. Fabulous . 

Tuesday 4th October
Patrick Hagin-Meade,  Ballinteer, Dublin 16
Good morning Marty . 
My tip is get someone in to do the gardening and go for a good long walk.!


Wednesday 5th October
Eileen Murray. Main St. Baltinglass. Co. Wicklow.
Marty. Always use the water that you have boiled eggs in to water your house plants. They'll do exceptionally well. Try it. 

Thursday 6th October
Helen McMahon 
if you have a flowering dogwood shrub or shrubs (cornus) don't be tempted to prune. just now. leave them flourish and enjoy the light coloured floaty leaves adding colour and light to 
the garden...closer to December prune hard cutting long lengths of the vivid red branches..these branches are bendy and flexible (like your joints after using voltorol!) perfect for weaving into a 
circular shape..weaving the lengths into a plaited wreath add other bits painted pine cones ribbon ivy holly etc makes a perfect seasonal decoration or gift! will dry out but can be used for years.

Friday 7th October
Libby Ireton, Castletroy, Limerick
Marty. My gardening tip is to gather up all those fallen leaves into a black bag {or two} Sprinkle on some water, and tie it securely. Put it in a corner out of sight, and every few weeks shake the bags and turn over. This time next year open the bags and spread the Leaf mould compost on your garden! 


Click here for tips with General tasks and garden maintenance & 
Winners of Spa Vouchers for the Voltarol Favourite walks promotion with Marty in October.

Click here for 10 Tips for Fitness Walking & Winners of Spa Vouchers for the Voltarol Favourite walks promotion with Marty in September.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Morning, From Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 4:19


Title: The People's House

Performer(s): John Williams

Duration: 4:00


Title: Donna Non Vidi Mai

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 3:08


Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 6:13


Title: Babylon

Performer(s): Gray, David

Duration: 4:37


Title: At Long Last Love

Performer(s): Cole Porter

Duration: 2:20


Title: Irish Suite - The Last Rose Of Summer

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 4:11


Title: Deep Within The Crossroads Of My Mind

Performer(s): Gardot, Melody

Duration: 3:37


Title: Granada

Performer(s): Lara, Agustin

Duration: 4:48


Title: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

Composer: Mascagni, Pietro

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

Album: Not Available (recordno: Cmfmcd30) Classic Fm Cmfmcd30

Duration: 3:40


Title: Summer Wind

Performer(s): Bradtke, Hans/Mayer, Henry/Mercer, Johhny

Duration: 3:24


Title: Deux Arabesques (1st Movement) Andantino Con Moto

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 5:29


Title: The Forsyte Saga Theme

Performer(s): Coates, Eric

Duration: 3:03


Title: Send In The Clowns

Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen

Duration: 5:16


Title: That's Why I'M Here

Performer(s): Taylor, James

Duration: 3:52


Title: Rule The World

Performer(s): Barlow/Owen/Donald/Orange

Duration: 4:03


Title: In The Still Of The Night

Performer(s): Porter, Cole

Duration: 2:52


Title: March From Love Of Three Oranges

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 1:56


Title: Caruso

Performer(s): Dalla, Lucio

Duration: 5:35


Title: Jolly Coppers On Parade

Performer(s): Newman, Randy

Duration: 3:57


Title: Fanfare For The Common Man

Performer(s): Copland, Aaron

Duration: 4:30


Title: Stranger On The Shore

Performer(s): Bilk/Mellin

Duration: 3:09


Title: Life

Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico

Duration: 4:37


Title: All I Ask Of You

Performer(s): Lloyd Webber A

Duration: 4:23


Title: How Are Things In Glocca Morra?

Performer(s): Harburg, E.Y./Lane, Burton

Duration: 3:12


Title: Un Amore Cosi Grande

Performer(s): Maggio, Antonella / Ferilli, Mario

Duration: 4:37


Title: Solsbury Hill

Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter

Duration: 4:50


Title: The Lady Is A Tramp

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz

Duration: 3:52


Title: I Feel Pretty

Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard

Duration: 2:34


Title: O Fortuna (From Carmina Burana)

Performer(s): Orff, Carl

Duration: 2:57


Title: Come Fly With Me

Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Van Heusen, Jimmy

Duration: 3:28



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Presenter: Marty Whelan

Producer: Sinead Wylde

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O' Kane


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