Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 4 December 2016

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 4 December 2016

New short essays:

Maidservant, a poem by Vincent Woods 

Bob Dylan -- The Thieving Blacksmith, by Conall Hamill 

Researching the Family Tree, by Frank Kavanagh

Medicine for December, by Lani O'Hanlon

A Christmas Wish: A Gathering, by Maria Brick

To Bob Dylan, on receiving his Nobel Prize for Literature, a poem by Paul Ryan. 

 Music:

 ‘Farewell to Erin/ The Youngest Daughter’ by Paddy Keenan on tin whistle

‘Don’t Think Twice, it’s All Right’ by Bob Dylan

Brahms’ Seven Fantasies for Piano, Opus 116: 2, Intermezzo in A Minor, performed by Ariel Lanyi

‘O Tannenbaum’ by the Vienna Boys’ Choir

‘Farewell to Erin’ by the Bothy Band

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 4 December 2016

New short essays: Maidservant, a poem by Vincent Woods; Bob Dylan- The Thieving Blacksmith, by Conall Hamill; Researching the Family Tree, by Frank Kavanagh; Medicine for December, by Lani O'Hanlon; A Christmas Wish: A Gathering, by Maria Brick; To Bob Dylan, on receiving his Nobel Prize for Literature by Paul Ryan.

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