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.

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    Sunday Miscellany 19 January 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 19 January 2014

    New short essays:

    A Wedding Song for Ewan and Erika – a poem by John MacKenna

    My Granny’s Knife by Kate Kerrigan

    Robbie Burns by Dympna Murray Fennell

    Memories we can Never Rub Away by Maurice Cashell

    The Two Germans by Catherine Foley

    A Brief History of Time by Iggy McGovern

    For My Late Father on his Hundredth and Sixth Birthday – a poem by John MacKenna

    Music :

    Gigue from Suite No 1 in G Major by JS Bach played by Paul Tortelier (cello)

    West End Blues by Oliver and Williams performed by Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five

    Mrs J McColl and Braes of Castle Grant played by Angus D MacColl and friends

    Nicht zu Schnell from Studies for the Pedal Piano by Robert Schumann played by Piotr Anderszewski( piano)

    The Drunken Sailor played by Sharon Isbin

    Echoes of Spring by Williams, Hammel and Smith played by Peter O’Brien

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    Sunday Miscellany 19 January 2014

    A Wedding Song for Ewan and Erika - a poem by John MacKenna; My Granny's Knife by Kate Kerrigan; Robbie Burns by Dympna Murray Fennell; Memories we can Never Rub Away by Maurice Cashell; The Two Germans by Catherine Foley; A Brief History of Time by Iggy McGovern; For My Late Father on his 106th Birthday - a poem by John MacKenna

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