Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany 5 October 2014

Sunday 13 June: Old Dublin gossip and literary feuds... spotting family likenesses in Joyce's Ulysses... a history of the Martello towers and the origins of the first Bloomsday. With Vincent Altman O'Connor, Tim Carey, Jane Clarke, Jimmy Murphy, Éabha Jones and --from the archives -- the late Anthony Cronin.

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Sunday Miscellany 5 October 2014

New short essays:

The Bells of St Nicholas - a poem by Gerald Dawe

The Queen Elizabeths by Alan Titley

Three Men and a Boat by Gerry Moran

Mapping by Mary O'Malley 

Ethel Voynich by Alannah Hopkin

On Patrick Street - a poem by Doireann Ní Ghríofa

Mickey Finn's Air - a poem by Gerald Dawe

Music:

Moving on performed by Denis Carey (piano) and Kenneth Rice (violin)

Bourée from Lute Suite No 1 by JS Bach performed by Redmond O'Toole

Allegro Marcato by Frank Bridge performed by the RTÉ Vanburgh Quartet

In Praise of the Dwyers performed by Peadar Ó Riada, Caoimhin Ó Raghallaigh and Martin Hayes

The Romance from the Gadfly by Shostakovich performed by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Riccardo Chailly with solist Alexander Kerr (violin)

Martha by Tom Waits

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 5 October 2014

New short essays:The Bells of St Nicholas - a poem by Gerald Dawe;The Queen Elizabeths by Alan Titley; Three Men and a Boat by Gerry Moran; Mapping by Mary O'Malley; Ethel Voynich by Alannah Hopkin; On Patrick Street - a poem by Doireann Ní Ghríofa; Mickey Finn's Air - a poem by Gerald Dawe

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