Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany 27 September 2015

Our next live Sunday Miscellany takes place as part of Imagine Arts and Waterford Writers Festival in the Theatre Royal Waterford on Saturday 26th October at 11.45 a.m. To book phone 051 - 874402 or click here

The writers are John MacKenna, Ian Maleney, Catherine Foley, AM Cousins, Andrew Doherty and Lani O’Hanlon and there’ll be music from piper David Power, folk acoustic trio The Kalimbas, Benny McCarthy, Brendan Clancy, Donnchadh Gough and Dónal Clancy. 


Ticket for Christmas Miscellany in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday, 4th December, are now on sale through the National Concert Hall website.  To book your seat click here


A new book celebrating 50 years of Sunday Miscellany has just been published by New Island Books.  This anthology of essays and poetry were read for the first time at Miscellany50, a live event in the Project Arts Centre last December.  For further information click here

Sunday Miscellany 27 September 2015

This morning’s selection of new writing was recorded last Sunday at the Shorelines Arts Festival in Portumna and featured:

Autumn and Harvest by Grace Wells

Identity Crisis by Anne Marie Kennedy

Ródaideandrain, a poem by Louis de Paor

Red Books by Noelle Lynskey

Sun Life of Canada by Bernard O’Donoghue

Music:

‘Romance’ by Shostakovich played by the RTÉ Contempo Quartet

‘Three reels from East Galway- the first two by Paddy Fahey and the third one was Paddy Kelly’s- played by Claire Keville on concertina and Breda Keville on fiddle.

The menuet from Haydn’s Emperor Quartet played by the RTÉ Contempo Quartet.

‘Joe Ryan’s Set Dance and Madame Bonaparte’ played by Claire and Breda Keville.

Bartok’s Romanian Dances, numbers 4, 5 and 6 played by the RTÉ Contempo Quartet.

 

Sound supervision was by John Mannion, Séamus Ó Márta and Cian Mac Aodh Bhuí.

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 27 September 2015

This morning's selection of new writing was recorded last Sunday at the Shorelines Arts Festival in Portumna and featured: Autumn and Harvest by Grace Wells; Identity Crisis by Anne Marie Kennedy; Ródaideandrain, a poem by Louis de Paor; Red Books by Noelle Lynskey; Sun Life of Canada by Bernard O'Donoghue

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