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 18 August 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 18 August 2013

    New short essays:

    Otter - a poem by Grace Wells

    The Jerseys by Mae Leonard

    Shackleton and The Third Man Syndrome by Joseph Woods

    The Incident of the Cart in The Forest by Lucy Montague-Moffatt

    Let us Rise by Martina Devlin

    Music:

    Nocturne No 33 – Homage to John Field by Samuel Barber performed by Michael McHale

    Peau de Banane by Didier Malherbe and Loy Ehrlich

    Yield The Bow from An Indigo Sky by Neil Martin performed by The West Ocean String Quartet

    Allegro from Concerto No 1 in F Major from The Brandenburg Concertos by JS Bach performed by the Capella Istropolitana Chamber Orchestra

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