Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

sundaymiscellany@rte.ie

Sunday Miscellany 15 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.

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.

 

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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Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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