Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany 14 August 2016

Miscellany50 Live from the Project. Last winter 10 concerts were recorded in the Project Arts Centre, Dublin, to mark 50 years of Sunday Miscellany, on air since 1968.  Contributors had as their starting point a year since 1968 when Sunday Miscellany started to broadcast. If you would like to listen back to any of the concerts or the archive programmes which aired prior to the concerts, do click here

Sunday Miscellany 14 August 2016

New short essays:

Ag Béal na hUaighe/Graveside a poem by Doireann Ní Ghríofa

The Sydney Olympics, Magic Monday, September 25th 2000 by Yvonne Judge

Meadows and Byrnes by John MacKenna

Morning Sun a poem by Kerrie O’Brien

Old House, New Home, Corca Dhuibhne by Cyril Kelly

Marathon Winner - The Champion or the Hero? by Maurice Cashell

Music:

‘The Allegro from Sonata in A major’ by Domenico Cimarosa played by Steve Kostelnik on guitar

‘One Day Like This’ by Elbow

Three reels- ‘McKenna Country, Breffni O Reillys and The Meadow’ performed by Edel Fox on concertina with Neill Byrne on fiddle and Caomhín Ó Fearghail on guitar

‘Here Comes the Sun’ by George Harrison played by Goran Sollscher

 ‘Beauty Deas an Oileáin’ sung by Muireann Ní Amhlaoibh. 

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 14 August 2016

New short essays: Ag Béal na hUaighe/Graveside a poem by Doireann Ní Ghríofa; The Sydney Olympics, Magic Monday, September 25th 2000 by Yvonne Judge; Meadows and Byrnes by John MacKenna; Morning Sun a poem by Kerrie O'Brien; Old House, New Home, Corca Dhuibhne by Cyril Kelly; Marathon Winner - The Champion or the Hero? by Maurice Cashell

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