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Dónal O'Connor Image Name: Dónal O'Connor Description: Dónal O'Connor
Dónal O'Connor Image Name: Dónal O'Connor Description: Dónal O'Connor
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Prague Image Name: Prague Description: Prague Copyright: ©Prague

Inniu, cloisfimid an chéad chlár i sraith nua a bheidh ar siúl ar feadh na seachtaine.  Tabharfaidh an tsraith seo éisteoirí ar thuras ceolmhar timpeall na cruinne ó Mhadrid na Spáinne go Buenos Aires san Airgintín, go Baghdad na hIaráice, agus is é an ceoltóir aitheanta Dónal O’Connor a bheidh ar an stiúir.  Beidh ceol traidisiúnta, ceol clasaiceach agus an ceol is mó atá i mbéal an phobail san áireamh sa chlár.  Inniu, cuirtear tús leis an turas ceolmhar i Prague, agus beidh ceol le Dvorak agus Mozart san áireamh sa rogha.  Beidh na cláracha eile sa tsraith le cloisteáil ó Luan go hAoine 2pm.  Léiriú le Mary Ann Kennedy. Léiriú Neamhspleách de chuid Watercolour Music do RTÉ.

Today, we will hear the first programme in a six-part series that will be broadcast this week.  The show will take listeners on a musical journey to cultural hotspots around the globe from Madrid, to Buenos Aires to Baghdad.   Each programme features a unique blend of classical, popular and traditional flavours to build a sound-portrait of what makes these places unique.  Today, we start our journey in Prague with music which includes Dvorak and Mozart, among others.  The rest of the series can be heard at 2pm Monday to Friday.  Presented by well-known musician Dónal O’Connor, and produced by Mary Ann Kennedy.  This is an Independent Radio Production by Watercolour Music for RTÉ.