Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 17 March 2019

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

Saint Patrick And The Avoca Miners by Nick Coy
Grand Stretch by Karen J McDonnell
Brontannas, A Gift, a poem in Irish and English by Cyril Kelly
The Schools Cup Final by John O’Donnell
White Stones of the Killeen by John F Deane
While You Were Sleeping by Finola Doyle O’Neill
and Patrick Alone on the Reek, a poem by Geraldine Mitchell

Music:

The Miner’s Song by Woodie Guthrie; 
Speed the Plough, a reel, played by Blackie O’Connell on pipes, Siobhan Peoples on fiddle, and Cyril O’Donoghue on bouzouki. And both that piece of music, and the essay ‘Grand Stretch’ by Karen J McDonnell, were recorded at the recent ‘Sunday Miscellany Live’, at the Ennis Book Club Festival; 
John O’Connor by Turlough O’Carolan, performed on the harp by Siobhan Bhreathnach; 
The Wild Irishman, performed by The Hibernian Muse; 
Journey to Ireland, performed on the guitar by Pat Kirtley; 
And Dream a Little Dream Of Me, by the Mamas and the Papas

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 17th March 2019

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 17th March 2019

Saint Patrick and The Avoca Miners by Nick Coy; Grand Stretch by Karen J McDonnell; Brontannas, A Gift, a poem in Irish and English by Cyril Kelly; The Schools Cup Final by John O'Donnell; White Stones of the Killeen by John F Deane; While You Were Sleeping by Finola Doyle O'Neill; and Patrick Alone on the Reek, a poem by Geraldine Mitchell

 

Music Played on the Show

The Miner's Song

The Miner's Song

Woody Guthrie (Vocal, Guitar)

2:09

Speed The Plough (Reel)

Speed The Plough (Reel)

Blackie O'Connell/Siobhán Peoples/Cyril O'Donoghue

2:19

John O'Connor

John O'Connor

Siobhan Bhreathnach

1:15

The Wild Irishman

The Wild Irishman

The Hibernian Muse

1:03

Journey To Ireland

Journey To Ireland

Pat Kirtley

2:00

Dream A Little Dream Of Me

Dream A Little Dream Of Me

Mama Cass

3:12

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