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:

    A Sunday Miscellany Live event takes place on Sunday 5 October at 3pm in the Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal, as part of the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival 2014, in association with the Sandhouse Hotel, Rossnowlagh.

    Contributors include musicians Maireád Ní Mhaonaigh, Maire Askin and Martin McGinley and writers Moya Cannon, Alan McMonagle, Pat Boran and Siobhan McNamara. For tickets contact 071-9851375 or info@abbeycentre.ie

     

    Sunday Miscellany 20 July 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 20 July 2014

    New short essays:

    Animal Magic by Roslyn Dee

    Not a Blaze of Glory by Maurice Cashell

    The White Lady by Michael O'Loughlin

    The Bingo Bus by Cyril Kelly

    Pilgrims by Fidelma Mahon 

    Music:

    Soft Winds performed by Benny Goodman performed by Stephane Grappelli (violin)

    Nocturne No 2 in C Minor by John Field performed by John O’Conor (piano)

    Moonbeams by Charlie Lennon performed by Zoe Conway (fiddle) and John McIntyre (guitar)

    Molly on The Shore by Percy Grainger performed by Michael McHale (piano)

     

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellay 20 July 2014

    New short essays: Animal Magic by Roslyn Dee; Not a Blaze of Glory by Maurice Cashell; The White Lady by Michael O'Loughlin; The Bingo Bus by Cyril Kelly; Pilgrims by Fidelma Mahon

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