Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 8 June 2014

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 the next Sunday Miscellany Live event:

This year's Christmas Miscellany Live with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra takes place at the National Concert Hall on Tuesday 6th December at 8pm.  Tickets are available from the box office at Tel: (0)1 417 0000 or through their webiste : http://www.nch.ie

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

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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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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