Sunday Miscellany Sunday 2 June 2019
Tickets for next year's recording at the Ennis Book Club Festival in Glór, Ennis, Co. Clare, have just gone on sale.
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.
On this morning’s programme, we heard:
Flor de Pasión by Alan Finnegan;
Built for Love by Gemma Tipton;
A Brass Plate by Carol Nicholas;
Hobby Horses by Pat Dunne;
Vespiary, a poem by Grace Wells,
Chiselling Memories by Cyril Kelly
Attends Ou Va T’En by Serge Gainsbourg, arranged and performed by Paul Mauriat and his Orchestra;
From Land of Gold performed by Anoushka Shankar live at the National Concert Hall in 2016;
Hey, That’s No Way To Say Goodbye by Leonard Cohen, sung by the Johnstons;
My Lovely Horse by the Divine Comedy;
Chopin’s Prelude No. 23 in F Major, opus 28, played on piano by Grigory Sokolov
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