Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    Sunday Miscellany

    Its new radio essays and occasional poetry followed by complementary music capture our times, passions and curiosities.  The contributor led content is selected from open submission and commissioned writing presented by new voices and established names.

    Reportage, appreciations, memory pieces, poetry, travel writing and personal accounts of events and happenings are the stuff of Sunday Miscellany.  The programme is part of Sunday mornings since 1968.  It is essential listening to thousands across Ireland and the world.

    Details of the next Live Event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live is a collaboration with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and it takes place in the National Concert Hall in Dublin on Tuesday, December 8th. For tickets, please go to

    Sunday Miscellany Sunday 29 November 2015


    Sunday Miscellany

    New short essays: 

    Angels from the Deep a poem by Chuck Kruger

    Rock, Stone and Shore- Máirtín Ó Direáin remembered by Declan Collinge

    The Black Heralds by Michael O’Loughlin

    Mick Murphy, the last Railway Man a poem by John MacKenna

    Fruitcake Weather by Hedy Gibbons Lynott

    Solstice a poem by Sara Berkeley


    ‘Dolphins’ by Fred Neil sung by Tim Buckley

    ‘Tabhair dom do Lámh’ played by Sonamus

    ‘Murmullo’ performed by the Buena Vista Social Club

    Sonata for Cello and Piano in G Minor op.65-  Largo – by Chopin performed by Mstislav Rostropovich on cello and Martha Argerich on piano

    ‘November- Troika’ by Tchaikovsky performed by Lang Lang

    Sunday Miscellany

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