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Marty in the Morning Tuesday 3 September 2013

All this week we are giving you the chance to be in the big draw on Friday for our trip to the
opera in Verona to see Carmen in association with the Travel Department.

Travel Department is a leading tour operator in Ireland specialising in guided group holidays to over 100 different destinations all over the world.  Lake Garda, Venice & Verona Opera Holiday with
RTE lyric fm’s Marty Whelan. 7 Nights for 2 people!


                                                                                                                                  Carmen at the Arena di Verona, 2015.

Join me for the opera trip of a lifetime. During this magical holiday, explore the historic towns that hug the coast of Lake Garda and stroll through quaint streets and squares, all set in the tranquil surroundings of blue waters and towering mountains. You will take in an unforgettable performance of Bizet's Carmen at the Arena di Verona, which is sure to leave you spellbound. First performed in 1875, Bizet’s acclaimed masterpiece tells the story of the downfall of Don Jose, a naïve soldier who is seduced by the fiery gypsy, Carmen.  

There are two further excursions included in this 7-night holiday. In Venice, gaze upon St. Mark’s Basilica; watch gondolas sail along the canals, and admire the stunning piazzas, bridges and gothic buildings that make this city so magnificent. You will also take a guided boat trip of Lake Garda to view some of the beautiful sites and places of interest on the lake, including stops in the towns of Malcesine and Limone.
With the serene waters of Lake Garda, the unique beauty of Venice, and the classic Italian romance of Verona, this trip to Italy is the perfect combination of opera, culture and history.

This fabulous prize includes:                                                            GH Liberty Hotel, Riva del Garda

  • Flights from Dublin to Milan
  • 7 night stay in the 4 *star GH Liberty Hotel, Riva del Garda on a half board basis.
  • Guided Boat tour of Lake Garda, with stop overs in the beautiful towns of Limone & Malcesine. 
  • Opera Performance of Bizet's Carmen on Friday 29th June
  • Full day guided excursion to Venice. 
  • T & C's apply

Travel Department offer holidays to suit a range of tastes and interests…...whether it’s some down time in down town San Francisco, a trip to discover the secrets of the Great Wall of China or soaking up the culture and sights in stunning Sorrento

Just answer the simple question set each day to be in with a chance to be in the draw on Friday:

TEXT: 51554 or email: marty.lyricfm@rte.ie      Traveldepartment.ie for full details of all holidays.

Marty in the Morning

Join the dawn chorus with Marty for your morning wake-up call with music, travel updates, competitions and news and weather.

Have a look back at some of our recent adventures!
Rome 2017 - Day 1

Rome 2017 - Day 2

Verona 2017

 


Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Concerto For 2 Violins In D Minor Bwv1043 (1st Movement) Vivace

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 4:04

07:05

Title: May The Good Lord Bless And Keep You

Performer(s): Wilson, Meredith

Duration: 4:51

07:11

Title: By The Sleepy Lagoon

Performer(s): Coates, Eric

Duration: 4:24

07:16

Title: O Soave Fanciulla

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 4:44

07:22

Title: Better

Performer(s): Baxter/Semple

Duration: 4:14

07:26

Title: Georgie

Performer(s): Johnson, Emma

Duration: 3:03

07:34

Title: I'Ve Got The World On A String

Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Harburg, E.Y. Yip

Duration: 2:39

07:37

Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (2nd Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 3:31

07:41

Title: Por Una Cabeza

Performer(s): Gardel, Carlos

Duration: 4:08

07:44

Title: Tambourin (Gossec)

Performer(s): Gossec, Francois-Joseph

Duration: 1:41

07:55

Title: Pelagia's Song

Performer(s): Warbeck, Stephen

Duration: 3:59

08:00

Title: Good Vibrations

Performer(s): The Beach Boys

Album: Sounds of Summer - The Very Best of The Beach Boys

Duration: 3:48

08:04

Title: On The Beautiful Blue Danube Op.314

Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann

Duration: 4:05

08:09

Title: Truly Scrumptious

Performer(s): Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.

Duration: 3:36

08:16

Title: I'Ll Be With You In Apple Blossom Time

Performer(s): Von Tilzer/Fleeson, Neville

Duration: 3:20

08:20

Title: John Dunbar Theme From Dances With Wolves

Performer(s): Barry, John

Duration: 2:49

08:24

Title: The Lonely Goatherd

Performer(s): Rodgers/Hammerstein

Duration: 3:27

08:42

Title: The Cider House Rules: Main Titles

Performer(s): Portman, Rachel

Duration: 2:28

08:48

Title: The Ian Botham "Leg Over" Incident

Performer(s): Johnston, Brian

Duration: 3:00

08:58

Title: Gone Fishin'

Performer(s): Kenny, Charles/Kenny, Nick

Duration: 2:47

09:01

Title: Opening Theme From Shane

Performer(s): Young, Victor

Duration: 3:06

09:05

Title: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

Composer: Mascagni, Pietro

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

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

Duration: 3:40

09:09

Title: On Days Like These

Performer(s): Jones, Quincy/Black, Don

Duration: 3:54

09:13

Title: Angels Guard Thee

Performer(s): Godard, Benjamin

Duration: 5:28

09:21

Title: Coming Around Again

Performer(s): Simon, Carly

Duration: 3:47

09:25

Title: Gymnopedia No. 3 - For Guitar And Small Orchestra

Performer(s): Satie, Erik

Duration: 2:47

09:33

Title: You Don't Know Me

Performer(s): Arnold, Eddy/Walker, Cindy

Duration: 3:30

09:40

Title: Largo Al Factotum From Barber Of Seville

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 5:13

09:49

Title: Hora Staccato

Performer(s): Dinicu, Grigoras

Duration: 2:22

09:56

Title: Ladies In Lavender

Performer(s): Hess, Nigel

Duration: 4:21

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Producer: Sinead Wylde

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