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Marty in the Morning Thursday 3 April 2014

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 as he takes the chill out of your early mornings with music, news, weather and travel updates.

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: Concerto For Mandoline, Strings And Harpischord (3rd Movement)

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:11


Title: Core 'Ngrato

Performer(s): Cardillo, Salvatore

Duration: 5:07


Title: One Day Main Titles

Performer(s): Portman, Rachel

Duration: 2:13


Title: Minuet

Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi

Duration: 4:11


Title: Santa Lucia

Performer(s): Cottrau, Teodoro

Duration: 4:42


Title: The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Performer(s): Simon, Carly

Duration: 5:14


Title: Sentimental Journey

Performer(s): Green/Brown/Homer

Duration: 3:59


Title: Meditation From Thais

Performer(s): Massenet, Jules

Duration: 6:21


Title: Time After Time

Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule

Duration: 3:31


Title: Polovtsian Dances - Allegro Vivo

Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander

Duration: 1:25


Title: Play It Sam - Play As Time Goes By

Performer(s): Hupfeld, Herman

Duration: 5:13


Title: Life

Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico

Duration: 4:37


Title: The Bare Necessities

Performer(s): Gilkyson, Terry

Duration: 4:25


Title: Englishman In New York

Performer(s): Sting (Sumner, Gordon)

Duration: 4:38


Title: Arrivederci Roma

Performer(s): Rascel/Garinei/Sigman

Duration: 3:39


Title: A Fistful Of Dollars

Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio

Duration: 3:14


Title: Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)

Performer(s): Livingston, Jay/Evans, Ray

Duration: 2:21


Title: Mysterious People

Performer(s): Adolphson/Shaper

Duration: 2:59


Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Scherzo

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 5:16


Title: Granada

Performer(s): Lara, Agustin

Duration: 4:48


Title: Habanera

Performer(s): Bizet Georges

Duration: 4:34


Title: The Bayadere Op.351

Performer(s): Johann Strauss Ii

Duration: 2:40


Title: The Very Thought Of You

Performer(s): Noble, Ray

Duration: 4:47


Title: Monteleone

Performer(s): Knopfler, Mark

Duration: 3:54


Title: Track 12

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 3:45


Title: Our Day Will Come

Performer(s): M.Garson/B. Hilliard

Duration: 2:57


Title: Adelina De Maya (Movement 2)

Performer(s): Curiale, Joseph

Duration: 5:16


Title: Luck Be A Lady

Performer(s): Loesser, Frank

Duration: 6:25


Title: The Godfather: Love Theme

Performer(s): Rota, Nino

Duration: 3:05


Title: Mr Wonderful

Performer(s): Bock/Weiss

Duration: 3:03



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Presenter: Marty Whelan

Producer: Sinead Wylde

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O' Kane


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