Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 31 March 2013

SUNDAY MISCELLANY GOES TO LIMERICK

Presented by RTÉ Radio One, Irish World Academy and Creative Writing at the University of Limerick, our next live recording is at 12.00 p.m. on Sunday 6th May.

This performance will feature writers including Joseph O’Connor, Donal Ryan, Martin Dyar, Sarah Moore Fitgerald and Mary O’Malley, and musicians Boris Hunka, Diane Daly, Seamus Fogarty and more.

Tickets priced at €15 are available from http://www.uch.ie/event/rte-ones-sunday-miscellany/

Sunday Miscellany

The programme's new radio essays and occasional poems, interspersed with complementary music, capture our times, passions and curiosities.  The content is selected mostly from open submission, with some commissions. Submissions are welcome from new and established writers alike.

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 many thousands across Ireland and more around the world.

Sunday Miscellany

New short essays:

Easter at Coole Park by Hedy Gibbons Lynott

Herod in Exile by Cathleen Brindley

Alter Boy at Easter John MacKenna

Latter Day Lear by Cyril Kelly

Waking on Sunday Morning by Michael O’Loughlin

Musée des Beaux Arts by Oliver Sears - The “Musée des Beaux Arts” by WH Auden, used by permission of Curtis Brown, Ltd. Copyright 1938. All Rights Reserved.

Music:

Amazing Grace performed by The Kronos Quartet

Andanté from Fauré’s Requiem performed by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Dance by Roger Doyle from the soundrack to the film Budawanny

Echoes of Spring performed on Piano by Peter O’Brien

Holy is The Lord Our God sung by The Russian Patriarchate Choir, director Anatoly Grindenko

 

Sunday Miscellany 31 March 2013

New short essays: 'Easter at Coole Park' by Hedy Gibbons Lynott, 'Herod in Exile' by Cathleen Brindley, 'Altar Boy at Easter' by John MacKenna, 'Latter Day Lear' by Cyril Kelly & 'Waking on Sunday Morning' by Michael O'Loughlin

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Carolyn Dempsey

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