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 the next live event:

    The next Sunday Miscellany Live takes place at the Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival in Ballyshannon on Sunday, October 4th.   Guests on the date will include Nuala Ní Chonchúir,  Little John Nee, Frank Galligan, Martin McGinley, Denise Blake, Mary O’Donnell, Dave McHugh, Colette Ní Ghallchóir, Joe Brennan and Olive Travers with music from The Henry Girls, Amy Gillen, Seamie O’Dowd, Aidan O’Donnell and Danny Meehan. 
    The event will take place in the Abbey Arts Centre in Ballyshannon at 3pm sharp and latecomers will not be admitted.  (Approx duration 2 hours).  Tickets are free but booking is recommended at

    Sunday Miscellany 21 April 2013

    Sunday Miscellany 21 April 2013

    New short essays:

    Kee-Mo-Sah-Bee by Leo Cullen

    Chemistry, Ordinary Level - a poem by Ann Hull

    Looking at Predapio by Evelyn Conlon

    Vertigo by Colette Olney

    'Til next Time by Barbara Scully

    Jimmie Plunkett by John Boland


    An excerpt from Rio Bravo by Dimitri Tiomkin

    Crystal Dance by Jacques Lasry

    Courante from J S Bach's Italian Concerto in F Major performed on piano by Glenn Gould

    Dreamer by Maíre Breathnach

    Time After Time performed by Miles Davis

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