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 23 June 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 23 June 2013

    New short essays:

    Crow – a poem by John MacKenna

    Every Cottage Had Its rose by Grace Wells

    Little Johnny by Cyril Kelly

    Hand to Hand by Colbert Kearney

    My Nephew Myles by Phil Herbert

    The 3rds and The Grail by Bert Wright

    Music:

    Air in G – Improvisation after Bach by Gabriela Montero (piano)

    Ronnie’s Theme composed and performed by Colm Mac Con Iomaire

    Le Tien by Cavelli performed by Stephane Grappelli

    Catherine by Marc Robine

    All things That You Are by Kern and Hammerstein, arranged by Joe Csibi, performed by Gerald Peregrine ( cello)with Karen Dervan ( viola) and Geraldine O’Doherty ( harp).

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