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 5 May 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 5 May 2013

    New short essays:

    Kilkenny’s Model Village by Gerry Moran

    The Man in Vigo by Evelyn Conlon

    The Lost Essay by Jamie O’Connell

    An Irish Mist by Cyril Kelly

    Bill King by Mary O’Malley

    Music:

    Fanny Power by Turlough Carolan - included to remember the renowned Irish Harpist Gráinne Yeats who died recently

    Dueling Chanters ( Sixpenny Money and Polka de Vilagarcia) performed by Carlos Nunez and The Chieftains

    Traumerei from Kinderszenan by Robert Schumann performed by Lang Lang

    Baby Grand by Roger Doyle

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    Sunday Miscellany 5 May 2013

    New short essays: Kilkenny's Model Village by Gerry Moran The Man in Vigo by Evelyn Conlon The Lost Essay by Jamie O'Connell An Irish Mist by Cyril Kelly Bill King by Mary O'Malley

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