Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany Sunday 5 April 2020

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

Mindfulness by Maurice Crowe;
I Have Nothing To Wear, by Barbara Scully;
Susan Calling, by Chris McHallem; 
The St Matthew Passion, by John F Deane; 
A Hard Time to Die, in memory of Michael Boland, by Mary Jane Boland;
And
Isolation Voicemail by Denise Blake 


Music: 

Anouman by Django Reinhardt and Coleman Hawkins, played by Boris Hunka on piano and Diane Daly on violin, and both that and the script from Maurice Crowe that preceded it were recorded at Sunday Miscellany's recent live event at Ennis Book Club Festival;

Jeans On, by David Dundas; 

Money by the Flying Lizards;

Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott, from Bach’s St Matthew Passion, sung by Stephanie Blythe with the Ensemble Orchestral de Paris, conducted by John Nelson; 

And An Chúilfhionn/ The Coolin, played on piano by Sean O Riada

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 5th April 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 5th April 2020

Donkeys, mindfulness, penniless poets, wardrobe malfunctions...and finding serenity these anxious days. With Maurice Crowe, Barbara Scully, Chris McHallem, John F Deane, Mary Jane Boland, and Denise Blake, and music from Boris Hunka and Diane Daly, David Dundas, the Flying Lizards, Bach, Sean Ó Riada

Mindfulness by Maurice Crowe

Mindfulness by Maurice Crowe

Maurice Crowe's beautiful script about what he has learned from his donkeys, in Mindfulness, recorded at the Ennis Book Club Festival

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I Have Nothing To Wear by Barbara Scully

I Have Nothing To Wear by Barbara Scully

Trying to keep standards up when there are no shops or beauticians to call on

Susan Calling by Chris McHallem

Susan Calling by Chris McHallem

Discovering a calling as a penniless poet

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The St Matthew Passion by John F Deane

The St Matthew Passion by John F Deane

A Good Friday concert of a dramatic version of Bach's St Matthew's Passion in Leipzig

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A Hard Time to Die, in memory of Dr Michael Boland, by Mary Jane Boland

A Hard Time to Die, in memory of Dr Michael Boland, by Mary Jane Boland

"I thought when my father's time came, we would finally be allowed to share in it with others. We would come together in that act of ritual we Irish do so well - a funeral..."

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Isolation Voicemail, by Denise Blake

Isolation Voicemail, by Denise Blake

The problem of finding serenity in these troubled times

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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

Anouman

Anouman

Boris Hunka And Diane Daly

2:33

Jeans On

Jeans On

David Dundas

3:14

Money

Money

Flying Lizards

2:29

Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott From Matthew Passion -- St Matthew Passion, Mein Gott

Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott From Matthew Passion -- St Matthew Passion, Mein Gott

Stephanie Blythe With The Ensemble Orchestral De Paris

2:57

An Chúilfhionn/ The Coolin

An Chúilfhionn/ The Coolin

Sean O Riada

1:12

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