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.

    Sunday Miscellany 23 August 2015

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    Sunday Miscellany 23 August 2015

    New short essays: 

    The Lord Mayor of Ireland by Trevor White

    Following the Eruption by Maurice Cashell

    Sunday's in Bastardstown by AM Cousins

    Luck Penny by Leo Cullen

    Cruising Altitude a poem by Sara Berkeley

    Freney the Highwayman by Gerry Moran

    Music:

    ‘Dublin Saunter’ by Leo Maguire, sung by Noel Purcell.

    The 4th movement from Sonata No. 36 in D minor by Sylvius Leopold Weiss, played by Andrew Maginley on baroque lute.

    ‘Fáinne Geal an Lae’ played by Liam O’Flynn and Steve Cooney

    ‘Consolation No. 1’ by Franz Liszt played by Daniel Barenboim on piano

     ‘My Beloved is Gone Down’ by Howard Skempton performed by the Irish Youth Chamber Choir conducted by Greg Beardsell.

     

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 23 August 2015

    New short essays: The Lord Mayor of Ireland by Trevor White; Following the Eruption by Maurice Cashell; Sunday's in Bastardstown by AM Cousins; Luck Penny by Leo Cullen; Cruising Altitude a poem by Sara Berkeley; Freney the Highwayman by Gerry Moran

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