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:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live will take place in the Peacock Theatre on Easter Monday, April 6th at 1pm as part of The RTÉ Road to the Rising' event which is happening in O'Connell Street and surrounding areas that day.  Tickets are free but booking is recommended and you can book in advance through the Abbey Theatre or through rte.ie/1916

     

    Sunday Miscellany 10 February 2013

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    On today’s programme you heard:

    "Valentine’s Bells" by Olive Travers,
    "The Sixty-Four Pagers" by John MacKenna,
    "Mandela – The Voice Of Hope” by Valerie Bresnihan,
    "The River Suir Runs Through It" by Catherine Foley
    and "Parallel Worlds" by Tom Ryan

    The musical pieces were:

    "Romeo and Juliet Suite for Piano Opus 75 excerpts – Dance of The Girl With Lillies" played by Navah Perlman
    "Comic Book Dreams" by Adele and the Meanits
    "Ilungelo Ngelaklo" by Ladysmith Black Mambazo
    and "An Droichead" composed and played by Liam Og O’Flynn with the RTÉ Symphony Orchestra conducted by Alan Buribayev.

    A podcast of the speech content of the programme is available on rte.ie/radio1/sundaymiscellany

    The broadcast co-ordinator was Geralyn Aspill and

    The programme was produced by Aonghus McAnally

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    Sunday Miscellany February 10th 2013

    "Valentine's Bells" by Olive Travers, "The Sixty-Four Pagers" by John MacKenna, "Mandela - The Voice Of Hope" by Valerie Bresnihan, "The River Suir Runs Through It" by Catherine Foley and "Parallel Worlds" by Tom Ryan

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