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 1 June 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 1 June 2014

    New Short essays:

    Last Revision – a poem by James Harpur

    Familial Love by Kate Kerrigan

    My Grandmother by John MacKenna

    Famous for all the Wrong Reasons by Maurice Cashell

    Cruinniú na bhFlúit by Evelyn Conlon

    Examination Time – a poem by James Harpur

    Music:

    Allegro moderato from Sonata for Viola Da Gamba - No 1 in G Major by  - JS Bach performed by Yuko Innoe (viola) and Kathron Sturrock(piano) 

    An Buachaill Caol Dubh from a live performance recording by Seán Ó Riada (piano)

    Secret Garden by Judy Collins performed by Shawn Colvin

    Con Moto from ‘The Kruetzer’ Sonata by Leos Janacek performed by the Brodsky Quartet

    No Train to Cavan written and performed by Lisa ONeill

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 1 June 2014

    New short essays: Last Revision - a poem by James Harpur; Familial Love by Kate Kerrigan; My Grandmother by John MacKenna; Famous for all the Wrong Reasons by Maurice Cashell; Cruinniú na bhFlúit by Evelyn Conlon; Examination Time - a poem by James Harpur

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