Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    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 Sunday 5 July 2015

    Sunday Miscellany 5th July 2015

    New Short Essays:

     ‘The Road to Milltown Malbay’ by Jimmy O’Brien Moran

    ‘Bumper Cars and Model T’s’ by  Caroline Carey Finn

    ‘The Raft of the Medusa’ by Joe Kearney

    ‘Lough Ree Islands’ a poem by Noel Monahan

    ‘The Red Haired Friar of Scariff’ by Vivien Igoe

     ‘The Rolling Wave’ a poem by Paddy Bushe

    Music:

    ‘The Old Bush and The Ravelled Hank of Yarn’ played by Willie Clancy.

    ‘Heat  Wave’ by Irving Berlin performed by Yehudi Menuhin & Stephane Grappelli

    The 2nd movement from Quartet No. 5 by Philip Glass performed by the Kronos Quartet.

    ‘If Ye Love Me’ by Thomas Tallis, performed by the Tallis Scholars

    Profiad y Botwm played by Paul Dooley on the wire strung harp.

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