Sunday Miscellany 10 February 2013
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.
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On today’s programme you heard:
"Valentine’s Bells" by Olive Travers,
"The Sixty-Four Pagers" by John MacKenna,
"Mandela – The Voice Of Hope” by Valerie Bresnihan,
"The River Suir Runs Through It" by Catherine Foley
and "Parallel Worlds" by Tom Ryan
The musical pieces were:
"Romeo and Juliet Suite for Piano Opus 75 excerpts – Dance of The Girl With Lillies" played by Navah Perlman
"Comic Book Dreams" by Adele and the Meanits
"Ilungelo Ngelaklo" by Ladysmith Black Mambazo
and "An Droichead" composed and played by Liam Og O’Flynn with the RTÉ Symphony Orchestra conducted by Alan Buribayev.
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
Sunday Miscellany February 10th 2013
"Valentine's Bells" by Olive Travers, "The Sixty-Four Pagers" by John MacKenna, "Mandela - The Voice Of Hope" by Valerie Bresnihan, "The River Suir Runs Through It" by Catherine Foley and "Parallel Worlds" by Tom Ryan