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.

    Sunday Miscellany 29 May 2016

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    Sunday Miscellany 29 May 2016

    New short essays: 
    Out of my depth: Telling Tales in Australia by Nuala Hayes
    A Blemish by Paddy Ryan 
    Fledglings a poem by Catherine Phil MacCarthy
    Gulliver, the Traveller by Denis Sampson 
    Words on Departure a poem by Noel King 
    Refugee by John F. Deane

    Music: 
    ‘The Magical Band’ composed and sung by Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin.
    The 4th movement from Sonata In D Minor by Handel played by Tatty Theo on Baroque Cello with Carolyn Gibley on harpsichord. 
    ‘The Yardbird Suite’ by Charlie Parker
    ‘Gulliver Suite for Two Violins - Daydreams of the Laputians and their attendant flappers’ by Teleman, played by Andrew Manze and Caroline Balding on violins. 
    ‘Afirika’ by Angélique Kidjo 

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    Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 29 May 2016

    New short essays: Out of my depth: Telling Tales in Australia by Nuala Hayes; A Blemish by Paddy Ryan; Fledglings a poem by Catherine Phil MacCarthy; Gulliver, the Traveller by Denis Sampson; Words on Departure a poem by Noel King; Refugee by John F. Deane

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