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 17 August 2014

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    Sunday Miscellany 17 August 2014

    A selection of new and archive contributions from Sunday Miscellany:

    New short essays:

    A Hospital in Amsterdam – a poem by Michael O’Loughlin

    The Emperor of Ice-cream by Iggy McGovern

    Endings by Susan Stairs

    King Billy’s Horse by Mae Leonard

    Schrodinger’s Cat Entanglement – a poem by Jean O’Brien

    Forging a Memory by Cyril Kelly

    Music:

    3 Pieces for Guitar by Frank Corcoran performed by Benjamin Dwyer (guitar)

    Breeze by Frederich Loth

    A Tisket, A Tasket performed by The Oscar Peterson Quartet

    Indifference played by the Máirtín O’Connor Band

    Scherzo from Death and The Maiden by Schubert performed by the Orlando Quartet

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 17 August 2014

    A selection of new and archive contributions from Sunday Miscellany: A Hospital in Amsterdam - a poem by Michael O'Loughlin; The Emperor of Ice-cream by Iggy McGovern; Endings by Susan Stairs; King Billy's Horse by Mae Leonard; Schrodinger's Cat Entanglement - a poem by Jean O'Brien; Forging a Memory by Cyril Kelly

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