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 the next live event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live event is a special Christmas event in collaboration with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra at the National Concert Hall in Dublin on the 2nd of December.  Tickets are available through the National Concert Hall Box Office.

    Sunday Miscellany 9 February 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 9 February 2014

    New short essays:

    Aqua Alta – a poem by Jean O’Brien

    Music Archaeologists by Val O’Donnell

    Zebra Rock by John Lombard

    Canoeing and Courting by Áine Ryan

    The Power of Guess Who? by Gillian Grattan

    Know – a poem by Jean O’Brien

    Music:

    Prelude in C Major by Bach performed by Hugh Tinney (piano)

    Canon D by Pachelbel performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    Scrapping and Yelling by Mark Mothersbough

    Wigwam by Bob Dylan

    Rainy Night in Soho performed by The Pogues

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    Sunday Miscellany 9 February 2014

    New Short essays: Aqua Alta - a poem by Jean O'Brien; Music Archaeologists by Val O'Donnell; Zebra Rock by John Lombard; Canoeing and Courting by Áine Ryan; The Power of Guess Who? by Gillian Grattan; Know - a poem by Jean O'Brien;

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