Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 6 October 2019

Sunday Miscellany live from the Imagine Arts and Waterford Writers Festival in the Theatre Royal Waterford will be broadcast on Sunday 17th November. The writers are John MacKenna, Ian Maleney, Catherine Foley, AM Cousins, Andrew Doherty and Lani O’Hanlon and there’ll be music from piper David Power, folk acoustic trio The Kalimbas, and Benny McCarthy, Brendan Clancy and Dónal Clancy.  To see some atmospheric pictures from the concert please click here


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


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.  For further information click here

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

A mix of 'music and musings'

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 6th October 2019

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 6th October 2019

This week's programme was recorded live at the Civic Theatre Tallaght as part of last autumn's Red Line Book Festival. The scripts are: Books, My Ma, and Me, by Frankie Gaffney; King Coil Heaven by Eileen Casey; Nan by Rosaleen McDonagh, read by Kathleen Lawrence; Once Upon A Time In Pretoria by Chris McHallem; and My Son Reads! by Conall Hamill

Books, My Ma, and Me, by Frankie Gaffney

Books, My Ma, and Me, by Frankie Gaffney

A mother's love of reading is passed down to her son

King Coil Heaven by Eileen Casey

King Coil Heaven by Eileen Casey

A waterbed is not the most ideal start to a marriage!

Nan by Rosaleen McDonagh

Nan by Rosaleen McDonagh

Nan Joyce, the Traveller woman who inspired her community by protesting about their issues

Once Upon A Time In Pretoria by Chris McHallem

Once Upon A Time In Pretoria by Chris McHallem

Shooting pictures in Africa can be a lesson in nature

My Son Reads! by Conall Hamill

My Son Reads! by Conall Hamill

A young Conall Hamill discovers the delights of reading by opening an Enid Blyton book

About The Show

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

Music Played on the Show

The Queen Of Camden St

The Queen Of Camden St

The Finns

2:54

Eleven For A While

Eleven For A While

Conor Lenihan And Oonagh Keogh

2:54

Prelude In G Sharp Minor Op. 32 No. 12

Prelude In G Sharp Minor Op. 32 No. 12

Conor Linehan

2:41

The Barber Of Seville - Overture

The Barber Of Seville - Overture

Far Flung Trio

2:17

Ceol Na Mara Waltz

Ceol Na Mara Waltz

Conor Lenihan And Oonagh Keogh

4:00

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