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 29 December 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 29 December 2013

    New short essays:

    The Photograph – a poem by Vona Groarke

    The Christmas Cake by Marguerite MacCurtin

    Old Hat by Colbert Kearney

    The Kilmore Carols by A.M Cousins

    Mindful Walking by Leo Cullen

    Closing Time – another poem by Vona Groarke

    Music:

    Cancion by Frederico Monpou performed by Redmond O’Toole (cello)

    Winter from The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires by Piazzolla, Mia Cooper lead violinist with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Conductor David Brophy, recorded at the recent Sunday Miscellany Live at Christmas in the National Concert Hall

    Capaillín Dubh Thaibhreach by Steve Cooney performed by Zöe Conway (fiddle) and John McIntyre( guitar)

    Carol for St Stephen’s Day by the Kilmore Carol Singers from the RTÉ Sound Archive

    Bouree, from Lute Suite No. 1 by JS Bach also performed by Redmond O’Toole (guiter)

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    Sunday Miscellany 29 December 2013

    New short essays: The Photograph - a poem by Vona Groarke; The Christmas Cake by Marguerite MacCurtin; Old Hat by Colbert Kearney; The Kilmore Carols by A.M Cousins; Mindful Walking by Leo Cullen; Closing Time - another poem by Vona Groarke

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