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 30 June 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 30 June 2013

    New short essays:

    Across the Pond by Sue Norton

    All that Glitters by Colette Olney

    Jarheads by Bert Wright

    Meeting Solti by Grace Wells

    Dublin Hurling: 1938 by William Nolan

    Music:

    Bookends by Simon and Garfunkel

    Beyond Bach improvised and performed by Gabriela Montero

    Twenty Men From Dublin Town by Arthur Griffith in an arrangement by Col. CF Sauerzweig performed by The Band of The Defence Forces School of Music

    My Wild Irish Rose performed by Keith Jarrett

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