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 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

    Sunday Miscellany

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