Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany 27 October 2013

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.

...Announcing the first of our Sunday Miscellany Live series in the new year... We're delighted to be taking part in the Ennis Book Club Festival for the first time on the morning of Sunday 4 March, when we'll record a full programme with a mix of writers from the festival and the locality, and a wide range of music. Join us! Tickets for the event at Glór are now on sale here.  

Sunday Miscellany 27 October 2013

New short essays:

Richard Henry Geoghegan, Irish Linguist by Rita Crampton

Marathon Story by Paul Thornton

Poetic Justice by Pat Dunne

In the Margins by John F. Deane

Late in the Evening by John MacKenna

Music:

All God’s Chillun’ Got Wings by Edward Collins performed by Earl Wild (piano).

Gavotte en Rondeau from Partita No 3 by JS Bach performed by Maya Homburger (violin).

The Living Sculptures of Pemberley by Dario Marianelli performed by Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano) with the English Chamber Orchestra.

The Court of New Town performed by Colm Mac Con Iomaire and guest musicians.

 

Sunday Miscellany 27 October 2013

New short essays: Richard Henry Geoghegan, Irish Linguist by Rita Crampton; Marathon Story by Paul Thornton; Poetic Justice by Pat Dunne; In the Margins by John F. Deane; Late in the Evening by John MacKenna

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Carolyn Dempsey

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