Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany 17 December 2017

Sunday Miscellany 17 December 2017

Sunday Miscellany Live at the NCH with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra: part 1

New writing:

The Tended Art of Christmas, by Mary O’Donnell;

In Times of Candle Light, a poem by Denise Blake;

Going Home For Christmas, a poem by Dermot Bolger;

December Babe, by AM Cousins

The Ghosts of Christmas Past, by Conall Hamill.

 

The music on the programme, performed by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and conducted by Gearóid Grant, was:

Sunday Miscellany’s signature tune, Galliard Battaglia, composed by Samuel Scheidt, and arranged by Michael Allen;

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, by Tchaikovsky;

If God Be For Us, from Handel’s Messiah, sung by mezzo-soprano Sharon Carty with the Orchestra;

An Chúilfhionn, a traditional air, arranged by Michael Casey; 

The Wexford Carol, sung by the Voice Squad;

Hallelujah, by Leonard Cohen, arranged by Feargal Murray and sung by Camille O’Sullivan with Feargal Murray on piano.

And Part 2 of our Christmas Miscellany with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra goes out on Christmas morning.

Podcast: Sunday Miscellany 17 December 2017

Live at the NCH with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra: Part 1: New writing: The Tended Art of Christmas, by Mary O'Donnell; In Times of Candle Light, a poem by Denise Blake; Going Home For Christmas, a poem by Dermot Bolger; December Babe, by AM Cousins; The Ghosts of Christmas Past, by Conall Hamill.

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