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.

    Details of next Live event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live will be taking place on Achill Island as part of the Heinrich Boll Memorial Weekend on Sunday 3rd May, 2015

    Tickets can be booked through or by calling 087 772 0192 or 086 232 5516

    Sunday Miscellany 19 April 2015

    Sunday Miscellany

    New short essays:

    Joy a poem by Frances Cotter

    My Friend, my Friend by Cyril Kelly

    The Black Sock Incident by Kate Kerrigan

    The Musée Rodin, Paris and the Burghers of Calais by Paul Ryan

    Mrs. Jeffries- Ballad Singer by A. M. Cousins

    The Field at 50 by Billy Keane


    ‘Prelude Opus 15 No 4 in E Major’ by Alexander Scriabin played by Ivan Illic

    The Valsa from Suite Populaire Bresilienne by Vila- Lobos played on guitar by Norbert Kraft.

    ‘Clean up woman’ sung by Betty Wright.

    ‘Le Jardin féerique’ from 'Ma Mère l'Oye' by Ravel arranged for four hands and played by Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Helene Grimaud on pianos.

    ‘The Glen of Aherlow’ sung by Liz Jeffries, taken from the RTÉ Radio 1 archives.


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