Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 15 January 2017

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 January 2017

New short essays:

Donegal Tarantella, a poem by Moya Cannon

My Brooklyn Story, by Tom Ryan

Hickory Dickory Heart Time, by Olive Travers

The Road to Marfa, by Catherine Heaney

The 1916 Hurling Final, by Paul Rouse

The Boy who Swapped a Bog for a Gramophone, for Eddie O’Gara, also by Moya Cannon

Music:

A Glencolmcille Tarantella, performed on fiddle by Rónán Galvin

Si Tu Vois Ma Mere, by Sidney Bechet

The Old Clockmaker by Charles Williams, performed by the New London Orchestra

Texas Barbecue, by Béla Fleck

The Gallant Boys of Tipperary/ Trip to Ashbourne/ Bernie Cunnion’s Favourite, by Louise Mulcahy

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 15 January 2017

New short essays: Donegal Tarantella, a poem by Moya Cannon; My Brooklyn Story, by Tom Ryan; Hickory Dickory Heart Time, by Olive Travers; The Road to Marfa, by Catherine Heaney; The 1916 Hurling Final, by Paul Rouse; The Boy who Swapped a Bog for a Gramophone, for Eddie O'Gara, also by Moya Cannon

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Geralyn Aspill

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