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 15 June 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 15 June 2014

    New short essays:

    Prophetic Dubliners by Val O’Donnell

    Boarding School – a poem by James Harpur

    Dave by John Lombard

    I was Born ‘neath a Wandering Star by Leo Cullen

    Happy Birthday Bloomsday by Frances Browner

    Arriving at Boarding School – a poem by James Harpur

    Music:

    The Lion Tamer by Esben Tjalve and Ross Hughes

    Sparkplug Minuet by Mark Mothersbaugh

    The Little Shepherd by Claude Debussy performed on piano by Mieczyslaw Horszowski

    The Kathleen Waltz performed by Peadar Ó Riada, Caoimhín Ó Rathallaigh and Martin Hayes

    My Pretty Jane (The Bloom is in the Rye) words by E. Fitzball and music by HR Bishop and sung by Kevin McDermott with Ralph Richy on piano.

     

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 15 June 2014

    New short essays: Prophetic Dubliners by Val O'Donnell; Boarding School - a poem by James Harpur; Dave by John Lombard; I was Born 'neath a Wandering Star by Leo Cullen; Happy Birthday Bloomsday by Frances Browner; Arriving at Boarding School - a poem by James Harpur

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