Marty in the Morning

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Marty in the Morning Thursday 17 October 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?

Text: 51554  or email:


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

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.

Marty talks to Jack L

Marty talks to Jack L

Jack L joins Marty live in studio for a chat about his work
and new Album 'The Great Wall of China'
Released on the 30th of September 2013

Food with Neven Maguire.

You can find all of Neven Maguires delicious recipes from the Marty in the Morning Friday programmes going back over the months, by clicking here.

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: Autumn (4 Seasons) (3rd Movement) La Caccia

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 3:39


Title: Rue De Dinan

Performer(s): Taylor, Martin

Duration: 5:49


Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (1st Movement) Allegro - Andante

Performer(s): Granados, Enrique

Duration: 3:20


Title: Sentimental Journey

Performer(s): Green/Brown/Homer

Duration: 3:59


Title: The Only Child

Performer(s): Browne,Jackson

Duration: 3:53


Title: Bailero From Songs Of The Auvergne

Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph

Duration: 6:55


Title: Too Marvelous For Words

Performer(s): Mercer, Johnny/Whiting, Margaret

Duration: 2:49


Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat - Movement Iii - Rondo

Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Duration: 3:55


Title: O Sole Mio

Performer(s): Di Capua, Eduardo

Duration: 4:54


Title: Jamaican Rumba

Performer(s): Benjamin, Arthur

Duration: 2:38


Title: I Wanna Be Loved By You

Performer(s): Kolmar/Stotthart/Ruby

Duration: 3:11


Title: We Will

Performer(s): O'Sullivan, Gilbert

Duration: 4:04


Title: Benedictus

Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl

Duration: 7:51


Title: Je Te Veux (Waltz)

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Not Available (recordno: Cdeasm003) Earthsounds Cdeasm003

Duration: 5:03


Title: Don't Laugh At Me ('Cause I'M A Fool)

Performer(s): Wisdom/Treymane

Duration: 3:51


Title: La Suisse (Pastorale)

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 1:56


Title: I Love Paris

Performer(s): Porter, Cole

Duration: 2:43


Title: Main Theme From Superman

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 4:42


Title: Walk On By

Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt/David, Hal

Duration: 3:37


Title: By The Sleepy Lagoon

Performer(s): Coates, Eric

Duration: 4:24


Title: Carrickfergus

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 4:33


Title: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 3:46


Title: Classical Gas

Performer(s): Williams, Mason

Duration: 3:19


Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves

Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Duration: 4:52


Title: Cycles

Performer(s): Caldwell, Gayle

Duration: 3:28


Title: Theme From 'Once Upon A Time In The West'

Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio

Duration: 3:24


Title: Old Comrades

Performer(s): Teike, Carl

Duration: 5:10


Title: Can't Get Used To Losing You

Performer(s): Pomus/Shuman

Duration: 2:33


Title: Minute Waltz

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 2:24



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Presenter: Marty Whelan

Producer: Sinead Wylde

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O' Kane


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