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:

    Sunday Miscellany’s next Live event takes place in the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire on Sunday 14 September at 11.30am as part of the Mountains to Sea DLR Festival 2014. Contributors include writers Enda Wyley, Anthony Glavin and Liz Nugent as well as musicians Malachy Robinson, Dermot Dunne and Catherine Hunka.

    Tickets for this event can be purchased through the website http://www.mountainstosea.ie/  or via the Pavilion Theatre Booking Office (01 231 2929)

    SEPTEMBER SUNDAYS – as heard on Sunday   Miscellany is a new book with a selection of images and accompanying CD. Click here for more information

    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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