Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 14 July 2013

Sunday Miscellany

The programme's new radio essays and occasional poems, interspersed with complementary music, capture our times, passions and curiosities.  The content is selected mostly from open submission, with some commissions. Submissions are welcome from new and established writers alike.

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 many thousands across Ireland and more around the world.

Coming up: Sunday Miscellany at Culture Night, Friday 22 September, 7.15pm, Dublin Castle Chapel. Admission is free, but tickets must be pre-booked. 

And the programme will also be at the Red Line Book festival at the Civic Theatre in Tallaght on 15 October. Tickets are available here: https://redlinebookfestival.ticketsolve.com/shows/873578913

Sunday Miscellany 14 July 2013

New short essays:

Advice for Red Heads by Enda Coyle Greene

Bastille Day July 1789 by Paul Thornton

Father, Son and Slievenamon by William J Smyth

Cycle to Spain by Joe O’Toole

10 Chairs - a Poem by Grace Wells

Sorrel by John MacKenna

Music:

Just You, Just Me by Raymond Klagas and Jesse Greer with John Gordon (alto Sax) Byron Stripling (trumpet), Jim Pugh (trombone), Dick Hyman (piano) and James Saporito (congas)

Rush Hour by Marc Olivier Dupin

Ríl Zoe by Peadar Ó Riada performed by Zoe Conway (violin) and John McIntyre (guitar)

Paris Swing by Frederic Loth

Isabella Valse by George Alexander Osborne with Una Hunt (piano)

Sunday Miscellany 14 July 2013

New short essays: Advice for Red Heads by Enda Coyle Greene Bastille Day July 1789 by Paul Thornton Father, Son and Slievenamon by William J Smyth Cycle to Spain by Joe O'Toole 10 Chairs - a Poem by Grace Wells Sorrel by John MacKenna

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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