Sunday Miscellany

    Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

    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:

    Date: Sunday, September 20th 
    Time: 11.45AM (Sharp)
    Venue: Christ Church, Portumna
    Tickets: €10
    Doors: Close @ 11.45am as recording begins @ 12PM sharp - latecomers CANNOT be admitted

    Tickets can be purchased through the Festival website;

     http://www.shorelinesartsfestival.com/sunday-miscellany.html

    For over forty years, Sunday morning on RTÉ Radio 1 has meant Sunday Miscellany.  Each week, the programme presents a selection of new writing from both established writers and new voices, woven together with complimentary music. Shorelines is delighted to host this morning’s live recording of Sunday Miscellany which will feature a mix of new voices and well known writers as well as live music.

    It will be presented by the programme’s producer, Aoife Nic Cormaic.

    As the recording will begin at 12 noon, we would ask you to please be seated by 11.45am as latecomers cannot be admitted.

    Sunday Miscellany 18 May 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 18 May 2014

    New short essays:

    A Tale of Two Bridges by Mary Mulvihill

    May 20th, 1864 by John MacKenna

    Later on in Monaghan by Evelyn Conlon

    Light (in the Sorrow Field) - a poem by Peter Fallon

    The Long Courtship by Andrea Ward

    King’s Confessor by Maurice Cashell

    Music:

    Sonate de Voyage by Gerard de Torikien

    Fuga from Hercules Dux Ferrariae by Séan Ó Riada performed by the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Robert Houlihan

    The Music Box by John Gibson

    Cuimhne  - composed, arranged and produced by Máire Breatnach

    Another Life by Didier Goret

     

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 18 May 2014

    New short essays: A Tale of Two Bridges by Mary Mulvihill; May 20th, 1864 by John MacKenna; Later on in Monaghan by Evelyn Conlon; Light (in the Sorrow Field) - a poem by Peter Fallon; The Long Courtship by Andrea Ward; King's Confessor by Maurice Cashell

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