Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 19 January 2020

An anthology celebrating 50 years of Sunday Miscellany has recently been published by New Island Books. The scripts from the book were first read at Miscellany50, a live event of words and music at the Project Arts Centre in Dublin in late 2018.  

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

It Was All in the Stars by Bibi Baskin
The Daily Commute by Tim Carey
The French Connection, by Darragh Kelly
Bees in the Roof Space, Humans in the House, a poem by Jean O’Brien
Stoneleigh Train Station 1990, by Noel Harrington
And
Old Churriosity Shop by Lani O’Hanlon

Music:

Star Star, by the Frames

Take the ‘A’ Train, by Duke Ellington

Are You Right There Michael by Percy French, sung by Brendan O’Dowda

The Bee by Schubert, played by Maria Kliegel on cello and Raymund Havenith on piano

and

Tunnel Tigers by Ewan MacColl, sung by The Johnstons

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 19th January 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 19th January 2020

On today's programme: It Was All in the Stars by Bibi Baskin; The Daily Commute by Tim Carey; The French Connection by Darragh Kelly; Bees in the Roof Space, Humans in the House, a poem by Jean O'Brien; Stoneleigh Train Station 1990 by Noel Harrington; And Old Churriosity Shop by Lani O'Hanlon

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 19th January 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 19th January 2020

On today's programme: It Was All in the Stars by Bibi Baskin; The Daily Commute by Tim Carey; The French Connection by Darragh Kelly; Bees in the Roof Space, Humans in the House, a poem by Jean O'Brien; Stoneleigh Train Station 1990 by Noel Harrington; And Old Churriosity Shop by Lani O'Hanlon

It Was All in the Stars by Bibi Baskin

It Was All in the Stars by Bibi Baskin

A visit to a Vedic astrologer

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The Daily Commute by Tim Carey

The Daily Commute by Tim Carey

The intense, unspoken battle for a seat on crowded public transport

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The French Connection by Darragh Kelly

The French Connection by Darragh Kelly

The comic genius of Percy French

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Bees in the Roof Space, Humans in the House, a poem by Jean O'Brien

Bees in the Roof Space, Humans in the House, a poem by Jean O'Brien

A poem by Jean O'Brien

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Stoneleigh Train Station, 1990, by Noel Harrington

Stoneleigh Train Station, 1990, by Noel Harrington

Don't judge a book by its cover

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Old Churriosity Shop by Lani O'Hanlon

Old Churriosity Shop by Lani O'Hanlon

Come and eat Spanish Churros in Dungarvan

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About The Show

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

Music Played on the Show

Star Star

Star Star

The Frames

4:12

Take The ‘A’ Train

Take The ‘A’ Train

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

2:41

Are You Right There Michael

Are You Right There Michael

Brendan O'Dowda

3:42

L'Abeille

L'Abeille

Anne-Sophie Mutter, Lambert Orkis (Piano), Mutter's Virtuosi

1:01

The Tunnel Tigers

The Tunnel Tigers

The Johnstons

2:13

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