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 the next live event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live event is a special Christmas event in collaboration with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra at the National Concert Hall in Dublin on the 2nd of December.  Tickets are available through the National Concert Hall Box Office.

    Sunday Miscellany 13 July 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 13 July 2014

    New short essays:

    Fernhill by Ruth O’Connor

    Where the Rhododendrons Grew by Pat Dunne

    The Boyhood of Raleigh by Declan Collinge

    Uncle Jimmy’s Garters by Fidelma Mahon

    St Stephen’s - a Speculation – a poem by Moya Cannon

    Master Willie by Karl O’Neill

    Music:

    Rondino on a theme of Beethoven by Kreisler performed by Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney

    Doonaree sung by Ruby Murray

    Máirséal MacMahon performed by Martin Hayes, Caoimhin Ó Raghallaigh and its composer Peader Ó Riada

    Kyerie from Misa Flamenca by Paco Pena, performed by The Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chorus conducted by Laszlo Heltay

    North Circular by Donnacha Dennehy performed on piano by Michael McHale

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 13 July 2014

    New short essays: Fernhill by Ruth O'Connor; Where the Rhododendrons Grew by Pat Dunne; The Boyhood of Raleigh by Declan Collinge; Uncle Jimmy's Garters by Fidelma Mahon; St Stephen's - a Speculation - a poem by Moya Cannon; Master Willie by Karl O'Neill

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