Sunday Miscellany Sunday 15 September 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.
The Boat Boy, by John MacKenna;
Fact and Fiction in Brontë Weddings by Maebh O’Regan;
33 Revolutions Per Minute by Chris McHallem;
Timothy West and Sir Thomas Beecham’s Boxer Shorts by Emer O’Kelly;
The Past is a Foreign Country by Cyril Kelly
The music was:
Epitafios No. 4, You Have Set, My Star by Mikos Theodorakis, played on guitar by Milos Karadaglic;
Concert Paraphrase on Mendelssohn’s Wedding March by Liszt, played by Egon Petri;
Redondo Beach by Patti Smith;
Dance of the Sylphs from The Damnation of Faust by Berlioz, performed by the Royal Philharmonic Opera and conducted by Thomas Beecham
Sir Thomas Beecham
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