Sunday Miscellany Sunday 17 November 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.
Friendly Front Door at University Hospital Waterford, by Lani O’Hanlon;
Steamboat, by Andrew Doherty;
Baby Clothes, a poem by AM Cousins;
Learning to Drive, by Ian Maleney;
Those Summer Nights of Long Ago at the Céilí, by Catherine Foley
You’ve Got A Friend, by Carole King, performed by the Kalimbas: Cathy Forristal and Clíodhna Gahan on vocals and Damien Kehoe on guitar and vocals;
The Steam Packet and Miss McLeod’s Reel, played on uileann pipes by David Power;
A Stór Mo Chroí, played on tin whistle also by David Power;
Living in Yesterday, composed and performed by the Kalimbas;
And The Drops of Brandy, a slip jig, played by David Power on uileann pipes with Benny McCarthy on button accordion, Brendan Clancy on fiddle and Dónal Clancy on guitar
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