Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 25 September 2016

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 will take place in the Civic Theatre in Tallaght as part of the Red Line Book Festival at 6pm on Sunday 16th October, 2016.

For tickets phone 01 4627477 (Civic Box Office) or you can book on line directly at:    https://redlinebookfestival.ticketsolve.com/#/shows/873560652  

Sunday Miscellany 25 September 2016

This morning’s Sunday Miscellany was recorded on Friday 16th September, 2016 in the Coach House in Dublin Castle as part of Culture Night with RTÉ.

This morning’s selection of new writing:

Wireless Man by Cyril Kelly

Two poems- ‘Fishwife’ and ‘The Oldest Love Poem’ by Jessica Traynor.

Sergeant Mannion reports… by Conor Mulvagh

International House for Young People. Nice by Deirdre Mulrooney

Mister Cunningham by Paul Howard 

Music:

‘The West Cork Reel and Josie McDermott’ s reel’ played by Mick O’Brien on whistle.

‘The Love Theme’ from Cinema Paradiso by Ennio Morricone played by The Carolan Trio - Larissa O’Grady on Violin, Aoife Dennedy on cello and Karen Dervan on viola. And that was arranged for the trio by Karen Dervan.

‘Caisleán an Óir’ by Junior Crehan played by Mick O’Brien on uileann pipes

A section from Beethoven’s String Trio No 2 in G major played by the Carolan Trio

The theme tune from E.T. by John Williams played by the Carolan Trio and arranged by Karen Dervan.

 

Sound supervision on today’s programme was by Ciarán Cullen and Dave Gibson

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 25 September 2016

Recorded in Dublin Castle on Culture night 16th September. Contributors: Wireless Man by Cyril Kelly; Two poems- 'Fishwife' and 'The Oldest Love Poem' by Jessica Traynor; Sergeant Mannion reports. by Conor Mulvagh; International House for Young People. Nice by Deirdre Mulrooney; Mister Cunningham by Paul Howard

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Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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