Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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St Patrick's Miscellany 17 March 2016

St. Patrick's Miscellany

New short essays:

The Day I got lost in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin by  Orla Donoghue
Patrick and the Druids by Alan Titley 
Tonic Solfa a poem by AM Cousins
Kanye ‘Wesht’ in the Killala Parade by Kate Kerrigan
Idir Ann is Idir As le Colm Ó Snodaigh
St. Patrick’s Day in Abu Dhabi by Maeve Binchy which was from the Sunday Miscellany archive and was first broadcast in 1993. 
Ireland’s Fifth Province by Joe Kearney 

Music: 
Two polkas- ‘Bonnie Annie and The Clare Dragoons’ played by John Carty and Brian Rooney on fiddles.
Dóchas Linn Naomh Pádraig sung by the Palestrina Choir 
Two slides- ‘The Scartaglen and Trasna na Tonnta’ played by Oisín Mac Diarmada and Seamus Begley 
‘Carraroe and The Frost is All Over’ played by Maurice Lennon on viola. 
‘Amhrán na Farraige’ composed by Kíla and Bruno Coulais and performed by Kíla with Lisa Hannigan on vocals 
Carolan’s Concerto played by Caitríona McKay on harp. 

Podcast: St. Patrick's Miscellany 17 March 2016

The Day I got lost in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Dublin by Orla Donoghue; Patrick and the Druids by Alan Titley; Tonic Solfa a poem by AM Cousins Kanye 'Wesht' in the Killala Parade by Kate Kerrigan; Idir Ann is Idir As le Colm Ó Snodaigh; St. Patrick's Day in Abu Dhabi by Maeve Binchy (Archive); Ireland's Fifth Province by Joe Kearney

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