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 11 May 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 11 May 2014

    New short essays:

    On the Waterfront by Karl O’Neill

    Cycling in Dublin by Patrick Hull

    Let’s Talk about Mary by Evelyn Conlon

    The Tree House by Evan Costigan

    On Sand Key Beach by Kevin Dawson

    Moonbow on Cape Clear Island by Chuck Kruger

    Music

    Leonard Bernstein's 'Cab and Bedroom' by Leonard Bernstein performed by the Orchestra of St Luke

    Melancholy Hill by Gorillaz

    Mary Tonduit by Jenne Kelson

    Menuet from Partita No.4 in D Major by JS Bach played by Malcolm Proud( harpsichord

    Move on – a traditional tune performed by David Agnew (oboe), produced by David Downes.

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 11 May 2014

    New short essays: On the Waterfront by Karl O'Neill; Cycling in Dublin by Patrick Hull; Let's Talk about Mary by Evelyn Conlon; The Tree House by Evan Costigan; On Sand Key Beach by Kevin Dawson; Moonbow on Cape Clear Island by Chuck Kruger

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