Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 10 November 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 Live at the Red Line Book festival at the Civic Theatre in Tallaght at 6pm on 15 October, with writers Dermot Bolger, Eileen Battersby, Eileen Casey, Cyril Kelly, Rosaleen McDonagh and Sara Shine, and music from the Far Flung Trio and Crash Ensemble flautist Susan Doyle and clarinetist Deirdre O'Leary. Tickets are available here: https://redlinebookfestival.ticketsolve.com/shows/873578913

Sunday Miscellany 10 November 2013

New short essays:

Eucalyptus by John F Deane

What a Difference a Year Makes by Patrick E Walsh

Y Cemetery by Tom Clonan

Uncle Bill and World War 1 by Patrick Dawson

Remembrance Day by Vivien Igoe

Music:

A Tune for The Throstle performed by Laoise O’Brien (soprano recorder)

Autumn Dream composed and performed by Denis Carey (piano)

Ae Fond Kiss performed by The West Ocean String Quartet

Gigue from Suite No 5 in C Minor by JS Bach performed by Paul Tortelier ( Cello)

 

 

 

Sunday Miscellany 10 November 2013

New short essays: Eucalyptus by John F Deane; What a Difference a Year Makes by Patrick E Walsh; Y Cemetery by Tom Clonan; Uncle Bill and World War 1 by Patrick Dawson; Remembrance Day by Vivien Igoe

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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