Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

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Sunday Miscellany 17 July 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.

Sunday Miscellany 17 July 2016

This morning’s selection for Sunday was compiled from the Sunday Miscellany archives. All of the pieces were broadcast in the 1970s and 1980s.

They included –

The Weather by Hilary Boyle

Learning to Waltz by Ben Kiely

Childhood, Donnycarney by Val Mulkerns

On and Off a Diet by Sean McCarthy

The Dublin of his Youth and Meeting Joyce in Paris by Austin Clarke

Music:

February: Carnival -March from The Seasons by Tchaikovsky played by Antonin Kubalek 

‘Every Step of the Way’ performed by Dickie Rock And The Miami Showband

Five Pieces Op. 85 -The Flowers- by Sibelius played on piano by Havard Gimse

‘Three Kerry Polkas’ performed by The Chieftains

 ‘Polonaise En Rondeau’  by John Field played by Miceal O’Rourke

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 17 July 2016

Selection from the archives (1970s and 1980s) : The Weather by Hilary Boyle; Learning to Waltz by Ben Kiely; Childhood, Donnycarney by Val Mulkerns; On and Off a Diet by Sean McCarthy; The Dublin of his Youth and Meeting Joyce in Paris by Austin Clarke

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