Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany Sunday 18 August 2019

Sunday Miscellany Live at the Blue Stacks Festival, Abbey Arts Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal.Sunday 6 October from 3.00 – 5.00 p.m.
The guests include writers Louise Kennedy, Olive Travers, Denise Blake, Brian Leyden, Gerard Beirne, Little John Nee, and others, with a mixture of music and song from Donegal, including the folk-jazz-choral ensemble, Hatchlings. Tickets free but booking is highly recommended. 
Phone Abbey Arts Centre +353 71 9851375.  email: info@abbeycentre.ie 


Ticket for Christmas Miscellany in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday, 4th December, are now on sale through the National Concert Hall website.  To book your seat click here


Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

On this morning’s programme, we heard: 

My Great Hurling Moment by Fachtna Ó Drisceoil; 
Peace, Love and Woodstock by Margaret Hickey;
The Killenaule Parrot by Leo Cullen;
The Moo of a Cow Can Be Balm to the Soul by Barbara Scully;
And
Riding Rickshaw from Croke Park by Gerry Moran

Music:

Marcshlua Uí Néill, by Seán Ó Riada;
Woodstock, by Joni Mitchell;
It’s A Long Way To Tipperary, sung by John McCormack;
And
Sunshine and Showers, by Máirtín O’Connor

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 18th August 2019

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 18th August 2019

On this morning's programme we heard: My Great Hurling Moment by Fachtna Ó Drisceoil; Peace, Love and Woodstock by Margaret Hickey; The Killenaule Parrot by Leo Cullen; The Moo of a Cow Can Be Balm to the Soul by Barbara Scully; And Riding Rickshaw from Croke Park by Gerry Moran

My Great Hurling Moment by Fachtna Ó Drisceoil

My Great Hurling Moment by Fachtna Ó Drisceoil

A no-hope hurler has a moment of glory

Peace, Love and Woodstock by Margaret Hickey

Peace, Love and Woodstock by Margaret Hickey

A young Trinity student attends the legendary festival in 1969

The Killenaule Parrot by Leo Cullen

The Killenaule Parrot by Leo Cullen

The summer of 1959: heat, drought and a hurling final replay

The Moo of a Cow Can Be Balm to the Soul by Barbara Scully

The Moo of a Cow Can Be Balm to the Soul by Barbara Scully

Summer delights on a holiday at home in Ireland

Riding Rickshaw from Croke Park by Gerry Moran

Riding Rickshaw from Croke Park by Gerry Moran

Defeated Kilkenny supporters travel home in style from the 2016 final

About The Show

New writing for radio, accompanied by complementary music, broadcast every Sunday morning since 1968.

Music Played on the Show

Marcshlua Uí Néill

Marcshlua Uí Néill

Seán Ó Riada Agus Ceoltóirí Chualainn

3:27

Woodstock

Woodstock

Mitchell, Joni

5:42

It's A Long Way To Tipperary

It's A Long Way To Tipperary

John Mccormack (Tenor)

3:14

Sunshine And Showers

Sunshine And Showers

Máirtin O'Connor

1:44

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