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 booked 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 8 June 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 8 June 2014

    New short essays:

    Support for the Auld Enemy by Val O’Donnell

    The Night Dublin Dissected an Elephant by Mary Mulvihill

    Telling the Migrant’s Story by Denis Sampson

    The National Gallery of Ireland by Evelyn Conlon

    Summer Holidays - a poem by James Harpur

    Let’s All Cheer like Protestants by Karl O’Neill

    Music:

    Les Barricades Mistérieuses by Francois Couperin performed by Alexandre Tharaud.

    Courante from Partita No 2 in D Minor for Solo Violin by JS Bach performed by Janine Jansen

    Lebhaft from Morning Songs by Robert Schumann performed on Piano by Piotr Anderszewski

    Addio composed, arranged and conducted by Vince Mendoza

    Rebirth by Gavin Skinner

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 8 June 2014

    New short essays: Support for the Auld Enemy by Val O'Donnell; The Night Dublin Dissected an Elephant by Mary Mulvihill; Telling the Migrant's Story by Denis Sampson; The National Gallery of Ireland by Evelyn Conlon; Summer Holidays - a poem by James Harpur; Let's All Cheer like Protestants by Karl O'Neill

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