Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 26 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:

We Never Do That, by Barbara Scully;

The King of the Emperor, by Oliver Sears;

Ferry Crossings, by Evelyn Conlon;

Ballet Hands, by Kate Kerrigan

And

Appasionata, by John F Deane.

Music:

In Paradisum, from Fauré's Requiem, sung by the Choir of New College, Oxford, directed by Edward Higginbottom;

The second movement, Adagio, of Beethoven’s fifth piano concerto, The Emperor, played by Radu Lupu with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Zubin Mehta;

Wellenspiel (Waves at Play), by Edwin Grass, played by Joshua Bell on violin with Samuel Sanders on piano;

And Beethoven’s Für Elise, played on piano by Valentina Lisitsa.

Sunday Miscellany podcast 26 January 2020

Meditative moments at Mass and at sea; dancing to Für Elise, and Beethoven's wild, earthy, daimonic genius. With Barbara Scully, Oliver Sears, Evelyn Conlon, Kate Kerrigan and John F Deane

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 26th January 2020

Meditative moments at Mass and at sea; dancing to Für Elise, and Beethoven's wild, earthy, daimonic genius. With Barbara Scully, Oliver Sears, Evelyn Conlon, Kate Kerrigan and John F Deane

We Never Do That, by Barbara Scully

We Never Do That, by Barbara Scully

A surprisingly enjoyable visit to Mass

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The King of the Emperor, by Oliver Sears

The King of the Emperor, by Oliver Sears

An unforgettable performance of Beethoven's Fifth Piano Concerto

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Ferry Crossings, by Evelyn Conlon

Ferry Crossings, by Evelyn Conlon

Delightful voyages at sea, from Portaferry to Strangford, Greenore to Greencastle...

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Ballet Hands, by Kate Kerrigan

Ballet Hands, by Kate Kerrigan

Awakening the baby ballerina inside

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Appasionata, by John F Deane

Appasionata, by John F Deane

Beethoven's wild, earthy, daimonic genius

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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

In Paradisum

In Paradisum

Choir Of New College Oxford

3:12

Emperor Piano Concerto

Emperor Piano Concerto

Radu Lupu With The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Zubin Mehta

4:11

Wellenspiel (Waves At Play)

Wellenspiel (Waves At Play)

Joshua Bell (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)

1:44

Für Elise

Für Elise

Valentina Lisitsa (Piano)

3:12

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