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:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live will take place in the Peacock Theatre on Easter Monday, April 6th at 1pm as part of The RTÉ Road to the Rising' event which is happening in O'Connell Street and surrounding areas that day.  Tickets are free but booking is recommended and you can book in advance through the Abbey Theatre or through rte.ie/1916

     

    Sunday Miscellany 22 June 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 22 June 2014

    New short essays:

    Freewheeling by Michael O’Loughlin

    Fire by Carmel Cummins

    Handbags by Katy Hayes

    Coming Home for Good by Denis Sampson

    The Telegraph by Henry Bacík

    Music:

    Allegro comodo from String Quartet No. 5 by Luigi Boccherini performed by the Esterhazy Quartet

    A Tune a Day by Zbigniew Preisner performed on piano by the Composer

    Presto from Antonio Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons performed by Takato Nishizaki Pronounced: Takato Nishizaki)(violin), and the Capella Istropolitana

    Mystic Slip Jigs by Máire Breatnach and performed by the composer and friends

     

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 22 June 2014

    New short essays: Freewheeling by Michael O'Loughlin; Fire by Carmel Cummins; Handbags by Katy Hayes; Coming Home for Good by Denis Sampson; The Telegraph by Henry Bacík

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