Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany 28 May 2017

Sunday Miscellany 28 May 2017

This programme was the first of two special Sunday Miscellany programmes recorded on 23rd May, 2017 at the Pavilion Theatre in Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, marking 200 years of Dún Laoghaire Harbour, and supported by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council.

This morning, we heard:
Dún Laoghaire Harbour: A cause of hope? by Captain Simon Coate
The Wild Call, by Evelyn Conlon
Swimmer, and Three Snapshots From The House of Fiction, two poems by Gerald Dawe
Storytown, by Joseph O’Connor
Clingeann na Cloig/ The Bells Ring Out, a poem in Irish and English, by Nuala Ní Dhomnaill

Music:

Minuetto, ma non troppo presto, from Joseph Haydn’s last string quartet, Opus 103, played by the RTÉ Contempo Quartet;
Prelude, Opus 32, number 5, by Sergei Rachmaninoff, played on piano by Conor Linehan;
Sailing Boats by Alec Roth from his quartet Paul Klee Pictures, also performed by the RTÉ Contempo Quartet
If Ever You Go To Dublin Town, by Patrick Kavanagh, sung by Barry Gleeson;
The Seventh Degree, played by Tríona Marshall on harp and Martin Tourish on accordion, and composed by Martin Tourish.

 

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 28 May 2017

200 Years of Dun Laoghaire Harbour - : Dún Laoghaire Harbour: A cause of hope? by Captain Simon Coate; The Wild Call, by Evelyn Conlon; Swimmer, and Three Snapshots From The House of Fiction, two poems by Gerald Dawe; Storytown, by Joseph O'Connor; Clingeann na Cloig/ The Bells Ring Out, a poem in Irish and English, by Nuala Ní Dhomnaill

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