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 17 May 2015

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    Sunday Miscellany 17 May 2015

    New short essays:

    Attic a poem by Jessica Traynor

    Naturalisation - the Hard Way by Robin Mosse

    A Love of Gargoyles by Judith Mok

    Ruby Slippers and Yellow Ducks by Joe Kearney

    A Long Walk for Love by Frances Browner

    Little Bursts of Happiness by Kate Kerrigan

    Music:

    ‘Humming Song’ by Schumann played by Angela Brownridge on piano

    ‘Baile Átha Cliath’ a medley arranged and performed by the band of An Garda Síochána.

    The 3rd movement from Vivaldi’s Paris Concerto for Strings and Continuo performed by La Serenissima

    ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’ played by Oscar Peterson on piano

     ‘Lament of the First Generation’ composed and performed by Liz Carroll with Zan McLeod, Seamus Egan and Winifred Horan.

     

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 17 May 2015

    New short essays: Attic a poem by Jessica Traynor; Naturalisation - the Hard Way by Robin Mosse; A Love of Gargoyles by Judith Mok; Ruby Slippers and Yellow Ducks by Joe Kearney; A Long Walk for Love by Frances Browner; Little Bursts of Happiness by Kate Kerrigan

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