Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    Sunday mornings mean 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:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live will take place in the Peacock Theatre on Easter Monday, April 6th at 1pm as part of The RTÉ Road to the Rising' event which is happening in O'Connell Street and surrounding areas that day.  Tickets are free but booking is recommended and you can book in advance through the Abbey Theatre or through rte.ie/1916

     

    Sunday Miscellany 5 January 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 5 January 2014

    New short essays:

    Amoroso – a poem by Vona Groarke

    Nobel Silence by Leo Cullen

    The Horticultural Show by Caroline Carey Finn

    Aging by Brian Leyden

    Arapov by Maurice Cashell

    Going Out – a poem by Vona Groarke

    Music :

    Revirado by Astor Piazzolla 

    Melancholy Hill by Gorillaz

    Lago Puelo Jig by Andy Irvine performed by Zoe Conway (fiddle) and John McIntyre( guitar)

    Empty World performed on piano by composer Josh Johnston 

    Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 1 in B-flat Minor, soloist Vladimir Krainev with the Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra

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    Sunday Miscellany 5 January 2014

    New short essays: Amoroso - a poem by Vona Groarke; Nobel Silence by Leo Cullen; The Horticultural Show by Caroline Carey Finn; Aging by Brian Leyden; Arapov by Maurice Cashell; Going Out - a poem by Vona Groarke

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