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 13 April 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 13 April 2014

    New short essays:

    The Night itself – a poem by Peter Fallon

    Spacers by Gillian Grattan

    April is the Cruellest Month by Cyril Kelly

    God’s Music by Chuck Kruger

    Memories on a Birthday by Des Kavanagh

    Michael Collins’ Hairbrush by Fidelma Mahon

    Music:

    Lent et Grave from Trois Gymnopédies by Erik Satie performed by Klara Körmendi

    The Discovery by Marc-Olivier Dupin

    Once Upon a Valley by Didier Goret

    An Die Musik by Franz Schubert performed by Moya O’Grady and Geraldine O’Grady

    Aineis by Denis Carey

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 13 April 2014

    New short essays: The Night itself - a poem by Peter Fallon; Spacers by Gillian Grattan; April is the Cruellest Month by Cyril Kelly; God's Music by Chuck Kruger; Memories on a Birthday by Des Kavanagh; Michael Collins' Hairbrush by Fidelma Mahon

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