Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    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:

    Date: Sunday, September 20th 
    Time: 11.45AM (Sharp)
    Venue: Christ Church, Portumna
    Tickets: €10
    Doors: Close @ 11.45am as recording begins @ 12PM sharp - latecomers CANNOT be admitted

    Tickets can be purchased through the Festival website;

     http://www.shorelinesartsfestival.com/sunday-miscellany.html

    For over forty years, Sunday morning on RTÉ Radio 1 has meant Sunday Miscellany.  Each week, the programme presents a selection of new writing from both established writers and new voices, woven together with complimentary music. Shorelines is delighted to host this morning’s live recording of Sunday Miscellany which will feature a mix of new voices and well known writers as well as live music.

    It will be presented by the programme’s producer, Aoife Nic Cormaic.

    As the recording will begin at 12 noon, we would ask you to please be seated by 11.45am as latecomers cannot be admitted.

    Sunday Miscellany 8 September 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 8 September 2013

    New short essay:

    The Hurler by John Conroy

    The Clare Shout by Joe O Muircheartaigh

    Over the Bar by Mary O’Malley

    Hurling in Africa by Alan Titley

    The Clash of The Ash by Mae Leonard

    Rebels on The Double by Bert Wright

    Music:

    Darling Girl from Clare (an excerpt) from the Brock Maguire Band

    Boil the Breakfast Early from The Chieftains

    My Lovely Rose from Clare sung by Paddy Reilly

    Boys of Fair Hill sung by Jimmy Crowley

    Genevieve’s Waltz by Manus McGuire

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    Sunday Miscellany 4 August 2013

    New short essays: The Last Corncrake by John MacKenna Aunt Theresa by Brian Leyden The Flight of The Earls By Éamonn Ó hUallacháin The Ballad of the Sad Café by Christina Hunt Mahony Kilkenny Design Workshops: 50 years on by Gerry Moran And Harpenden Hearts by Joe Kearney

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