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:

    A Sunday Miscellany Live event takes place on Sunday 5 October at 3pm in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal, as part of the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival 2014, in association with the Sandhouse Hotel, Rossnowlagh.

    Contributors include musicians Maireád Ní Mhaonaigh, Maire Askin and Martin McGinley and writers Moya Cannon, Alan McMonagle, Pat Boran and Siobhan McNamara. For tickets contact 071-9851375 or info@abbeycentre.ie

     

    Sunday Miscellany 28 September 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 28 September 2014

    This morning’s programme was recorded in the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire as part of the recent DLR Mountains to Sea Book Festival 2014.

    The spoken contributions were written and read by Anthony Glavin, Enda Coyle Greene, Liz Nugent, John F Deane and Enda Wyley

    Music:

    The Theme music from The film ‘The Umbrellas of Cherbourg’ by Michel Legrand

    Andantino from Sonata for Treble Recorder and Piano by Joseph Groocock (pronounce grucó) performed by Laoise O’Brien (recorder) and Pádhraic Ó Cuinneagáin(piano)

    Bulgarian Folk Dance performed by Dermot Dunne(accordion), Katherine Hunka (violin) and Malachy Robinson (double base)

    Allegro Molto from Sonata for Treble Recorder and Piano by Joseph Groocock (pronounce grucó) performed by Laoise O’Brien (recorder) and Pádhraic Ó Cuinneagáin(piano)

    The Love Theme from Cinema Paradiso by Ennio Morricone performed by Dermot Dunne(accordion), Katherine Hunka (violin) and Malachy Robinson (double base)

     

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