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 27 January 2013

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    Sunday Miscellany 27th January 2013

    On today’s programme you heard:

    “Snow Time” by Pat Dunne

    “A Lesson In Dignity” by Norman Freeman

    “The Boots” a poem by Brigid Molloy

    “Life review In The Mirror” by Bruce Pierce

    “Ghost Estate” by Sara Keating

    And

    “A Child’s Sandal” by Pat Hynes ( to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day)

    The music was :

    “Snowfall Cha Cha” / Billy May and his Orchestra

    “Ragas In Minor Scale” / Ravi Shankar and Philip Glass

    “Boots Of Spanish Leather” / Bob Dylan

    Part of the Second movement of “Reflection 1” by John Kinsella played by Anthony Byrne on Piano

    And

    “On Camber Sands” / Gordon Giltrap

    A podcast of the speech content of the programme is available on rte.ie/radio1/sundaymiscellany

    The broadcast co-ordinator was Geralyn Aspill and

    The programme was produced by Aonghus McAnally

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