New Short Essays:
‘The Road to Milltown Malbay’ by Jimmy O’Brien Moran
‘Bumper Cars and Model T’s’ by Caroline Carey Finn
‘The Raft of the Medusa’ by Joe Kearney
‘Lough Ree Islands’ a poem by Noel Monahan
‘The Red Haired Friar of Scariff’ by Vivien Igoe
‘The Rolling Wave’ a poem by Paddy Bushe
‘The Old Bush and The Ravelled Hank of Yarn’ played by Willie Clancy.
‘Heat Wave’ by Irving Berlin performed by Yehudi Menuhin & Stephane Grappelli
The 2nd movement from Quartet No. 5 by Philip Glass performed by the Kronos Quartet.
‘If Ye Love Me’ by Thomas Tallis, performed by the Tallis Scholars
Profiad y Botwm played by Paul Dooley on the wire strung harp.
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.