Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    RTÉ Sunday Miscellany Live Event at the World War 1 Roadshow

    Edmund Burke Theatre, Arts Building, Trinity College
    Saturday July 12th, 12-1pm

    New contributions written especially for this event from Maurice Cashell, Sally Neary, Michael O'Loughlin, John MacKenna and Mary Morrissy. To be broadcast on RTÉ Radio on Sunday 3 August 2014

    We have now filled all seats for this event. Thank you for your interest

    Sunday Miscellany Sunday 6 January 2013


    Sunday Miscellany

    A mix of 'music and musings'.

    “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.

    It is available on the web and the full programme can be enjoyed on the RTÉ Radio Player. The spoken contributions can be downloaded as a podcast.

    Sunday Miscellany is produced by Cliodhna Ni Anluain and the broadcasting co-ordinator is Laura-Leigh Davies.


    Sunday Miscellany 6th January 2013 (repeat)

    '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 and 'Salt and History' by Colbert Kearney. 




    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's first live event of 2014 takes place later this month on Monday 30 June at 1pm in The Lewis Glucksman Gallery in UCC  to coincide with the acquisition by the university of the Great Book of Ireland and the current exhibition running in the Glucksman Gallery.

    Contributor to this event include Thomas McCarthy, Michael Coady,Mathew Sweeney,  Iarla Ó Lionnaird and Mel Mercier.

    Tickets can be booked for this event  through the Gallery via the email  on  or by phoning  021- 4901844.

    SEPTESeptember SundaysMBER SUNDAYS – as heard on Sunday Miscellany is a new book with a selection of images and accompanying CD. Click here for more information

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