Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 6 January 2013

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.

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The next Sunday Miscellany Live will take place in the Civic Theatre in Tallaght as part of the Red Line Book Festival at 6pm on Sunday 16th October, 2016.

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Sunday Miscellany 6 January 2013 (repeat)

New short essays:

Ways of Seeing by Anne Sharpe

The Secret Life of Richard Crosbie by Brian MacMahon

A Place in the Bronx by Iggy McGovern

Walking into History: Richard the Broken-Backed Irishman by James Harpur

The Round Window by Karl O'Neill

Salt and History by Colbert Kearney 

Music :

What a Difference a Day Makes performed by Stephane Grappelli

La Capriosa by Ries performed by the young Yehudi Menuhin

American Theme from Long Journey Home composed by Brian Keane and performed by the Irish Film Orchestra

Je veuil Chanter De Cuer Joyeux by Gillaume Dufay performed by Frances Kelly

November by Piotr Moss


This programme was first broadcast on Jan 17th 2010




Contact the Show

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill


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