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 22 December 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 22 December 2013

    New short essays:

    Déjà vu by Cyril Kelly

    Our Year of Scans, Photographs and Images by Denise Blake

    O’Connell Street at Christmas by Maeve Higgins

    Dear Afterlife, In memoriam Dennis O’Driscoll – a poem by Michael Coady

    Music:  

    Finlandia by Sibelius followed by We Wish you a Merry Christmas performed by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra

    Over The Rainbow performed on Trumpet by Niall O’Sullivan with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra

    Les Patineurs by Waldteufel performed by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra

    More from this Sunday Miscellany/ RTÉ Concert Orchestra collaboration can be heard this coming Christmas morning just after 9am.

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    Sunday Miscellany 22 December 2013

    New short essays: Déjà vu by Cyril Kelly; Our Year of Scans, Photographs and Images by Denise Blake; O'Connell Street at Christmas by Maeve Higgins; Dear Afterlife, In memoriam Dennis O'Driscoll - a poem by Michael Coady

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