Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 6 October 2013

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 the next Sunday Miscellany Live:

Sunday Miscellany Live at Culture Night with RTÉ will feature some familiar Miscellany voices as well as first time guests. The readers on the night will be Paul Howard, poet Jessica Traynor, Cyril Kelly, Deirdre Mulrooney and Conor Mulvagh.  Live music will be performed by the Carolan Trio and others.

The event will begin at 6.30pm on Friday 16th September in The Coach House, Dublin Castle. Please arrive 20 minutes before the event begins as latecomers will not be admitted.

This event is now booked out, however, there may be cancellations on the night.

Sunday Miscellany 6 October 2013

This morning’s edition of Sunday Miscellany was recorded during the DLR Mountains to Sea Miscellany Live Event in the Pavilion which took place last month.  The artists have given their permission to publish their performance of the music on the web on this occasion.

New short essays:

Lonely and Bored by Gemma Tipton

Wonder by Sean Moffatt

Forty Specimen Essays by Leo Cullen

Rikki The Meerkat by Bairbre O’Hogan

Music:

Empty World and Waiting by Josh Johnston (piano)

The Gregory Walkers with Laoise O’Brien, Francesco Turrisi and Malachy Robinson performed Seebouni na yas ( Sebúní Na Yas),

Two Ricercares (Two Richycars) by Diego Ortiz ( ÓrtÍz),

and In May, When Nightingales Sing Clear by Colin Muset (Colin Musé)

Sunday Miscellany 6 October, 2013

New short essays: Lonely and Bored by Gemma Tipton; Wonder by Sean Moffatt; Forty Specimen Essays by Leo Cullen; Rikki The Meerkat by Bairbre O'Hogan; Music: Josh Johnston (piano); and The Gregory Quartet with Laoise O'Brien, Francesco Turrisi and Malachy Robinson

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Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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