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 17 March 2013

    Sunday Miscellany 17 March 2013

    New Short essays:

    1964 by John MacKenna

    A 60’s Emigrant Returns to Ireland by Marie MacSweeney

    Saint Patrick’s Day Céilí by Deirdre Kirwan

    The Hospital at St Lo by Monica Henchy

    The Geansaí by Mae Leonard

    The Dog Man by Pat Boran

    Music :

    A hAon is a hAon arranged by Tadhg Mac Donnagáin and John Ryan

    Mise Éire: Múscailt by Seán Ó Riada

    An Oíche Roimh Ré / Fionnuala’s New Hat performed with Steve Larkin by composer Aoife Nic Cormaic

    Closing Theme from Year of The French from The Chieftains

    Roseville Fair sung by Liam Clancy and Gemma Hayes

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    Sunday Miscellany 17th March 2013

    Featuring new essays: 1964 by John MacKenna, A 60's Emigrant Returns to Ireland by Marie MacSweeney, Saint Patrick's Day Céilí by Deirdre Kirwan ,The Hospital at St Lo by Monica Henchy, The Geansaí by Mae Leonard and The Dog Man by Pat Boran

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