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 Sunday 13 January 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany

    A mix of 'music and musings'

    The Last Number by Elaine Sisson (r)
    Report from Hanoi, Vietnam: Two by John F Deane
    Ned Ryan by Evelyn Conlon
    Far From Horace’s Ode by Cyril Kelly
    Omar Teller’s Wife – a poem by Mark Roper
    Grand Stretch in the Evening by Jennifer O’Dea

    Music content:
    What on Earth is This performed by Manos Tacitos and his band
    Étude in E - Tristesse Opus 10, No. 3 by Chopin performed by John Ogdon
    Serenade No. 4 for two violins in E Flat Major by Viotti performed by Dina Sceidermann and Emil Kamilarov
    Cascades by Scott Joplin performed by Dick Hyman
    All Our Troubles have Flown Away by Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer and performed by the Friday-Seezer Ensemble

    This programme was first broadcast on Jan 30th 2011
    A podcast of the speech content of the programme is available.
    The producer is Cliodhna Ni Anluin

     

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    Sunday Miscellany 13th Jan 2013 (repeat)

    The Last Number by Elaine Sisson (r) Report from Hanoi, Vietnam: Two by John F Deane Ned Ryan by Evelyn Conlon Far From Horace's Ode by Cyril Kelly Omar Teller's Wife - a poem by Mark Roper Grand Stretch in the Evening by Jennifer O'Dea. This programme was first broadcast on Jan 30th 2011. The producer was Clíodhna Ní Anluain

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