New Short Essays:
‘From the Margins’ by Colette Olney
‘Skippy and the Swedes’ by Tom Rowley
‘Mozart’s Libertine Friend Lorenzo’ by Emer O’Kelly
‘Summer of ‘59’ by Bert Wright
‘Daddy, Matthew and the Dog Called Spooky’ a poem by John W. Sexton
‘Fr. Michael O’Flanagan and the Cloonerco Bog Incident’s 100th anniversary’ by Joe McGowan
‘Samhradh’ performed by Lumiere
‘Kangaroo Hop’ written and performed by George Gershwin.
‘Voi Che Sapete’ from The Marriage of Figaro by Mozart performed by Cecilia Bartoli with the Vienna Philharmonic.
‘Da Shoulds of Foula’ played by Chris Stout on fiddle
‘Prelude’ by Ravel played by Angela Hewitt on piano
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.