Sunday Miscellany Sunday 2 February 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.
James Joyce's Birthday by Gerry Moloney
The 59th Street Bridge – Feelin’ Ungroovy by Conall Hamill
Ulyssses by Emer O’Kelly
Peach Melba by Nollaig Rowan
Here’s To You, Jim Joyce:James Joyce in Trieste by Kevin McDermott
Antidote, a poem by Geraldine Mitchell
Finnegan's Wake sung by Barry Gleeson
The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy) by Simon and Garfunkel
Love’s Old Sweet Song, sung by Thomas Allen with Malcolm Martineau on piano
Caro Nome from Rigoletto by Verdi, sung by Dame Nellie Melba, in a recording from 1904;
La Ci Darem La Mano, from Don Giovanni by Mozart, sung by Cecilia Bartoli with Bryn Terfel and the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nationale di Santa Cecilia, conducted by Myung-whun Chung
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