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:

    A Sunday Miscellany Live event takes place on Sunday 5 October at 3pm in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal, as part of the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival 2014, in association with the Sandhouse Hotel, Rossnowlagh.

    Contributors include musicians Maireád Ní Mhaonaigh, Maire Askin and Martin McGinley and writers Moya Cannon, Alan McMonagle, Pat Boran and Siobhan McNamara. For tickets contact 071-9851375 or info@abbeycentre.ie

     

    Sunday Miscellany 12 January 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 12 January 2014

    New short essays:

    Marrying  Nan Kinsella by  John MacKenna

    January Winds by Patricia Byrne

    Get the Last of the New, New by Cyril Kelly

    The Curse of St. Munchin by Mae Leonard

    Stories from the Typewriter by Caroline Carey Finn

    Music :

    Pal of My Cradle Days sung by Sean Dunphy

    Slow Air/ Enchanted Valley, a traditional air arranged and performed by Micheál Ó hEidhin and Friends

    New Year’s Dream by Ciaran, Siobhan & Martin Tourish, arranged for orchestra by Martin Tourish and performed by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, conductor David Brophy with Ciaran Tourish (tin whistle) and Richie Tourish (boy soprano)

    Slán le Máigh sung by Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh

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    Sunday Miscellany 12 January 2014

    New short essays: Marrying Nan Kinsella by John MacKenna; January Winds by Patricia Byrne; Get the Lad of the New, New by Cyril Kelly; The Curse of St. Munchin by Mae Leonard; Stories from the Typewriter by Caroline Carey Finn

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