Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    Sunday mornings mean 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.

    Sunday Miscellany 31 May 2015

    Sunday Miscellany

    New short essays:

    Jude the Obscure by John MacKenna

    Caitlín Maude- a reflection by Doireann Ní Ghríofa

    Mushrooms by  Michael O’Loughlin

    The Power of Now by Kate Kerrigan

    The Bronte Parsonage by Cyril Kelly

    The Last Summer Term a poem by James Harpur

    Music:

    Prelude No. 12 in F minor from The Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1  by Bach played by Angela Hewitt.

    ‘Is fada mo chosa gan bróga’ sung by Caitlín Maude

    ‘Reverie’ by Debussy played by Martin Jones on piano.

    ‘Here Comes the Sun’ by George Harrison performed by The Beatles.

    Kinderzenen for Piano Op. 15 No. 7 – ‘Dreaming’ by Robert Schumann – performed by Joshua Bell and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields.

     

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