Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 12 July 2020

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

Confessor to the King, by John Hedigan
Bob Marley on the Northside, by Rachael Hegarty;
Marching, by Anne Delaney
Los Perros de La Paz, by Niall McArdle
Real Work, by Gerald Dawe
And
Basil, Basilicus, a poem by Mary O'Donnell

Music:

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

Three Little Birds, by Bob Marley;

Willie Drennan playing the Lambeg Drum at the Donaghadee Ulster Scots Festival, 2015; 

Bolivia, by Jorge Drexler; 
 
And 
Suspicious Minds, by Elvis Presley

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 12th July 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 12th July 2020

Summer jobs and suspicious minds... basil, Bolivia and Bob Marley... and Abbé Edgeworth, the Longford-born priest who played a heroic role in French history. With John Hedigan, Rachael Hegarty, Anne Delaney, Niall McArdle, Gerald Dawe and Mary O'Donnell

Confessor to the King, by John Hedigan

Confessor to the King, by John Hedigan

Abbé Edgeworth of Edgeworthstown and his heroic role in French history

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Bob Marley on the Northside, by Rachael Hegarty

Bob Marley on the Northside, by Rachael Hegarty

A legendary concert in Dalymount Park, 1980

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Marching, by Anne Delaney

Marching, by Anne Delaney

Ireland's marching traditions, from Red Hugh O'Donnell to Orange marches

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Los Perros de La Paz, by Niall McArdle

Los Perros de La Paz, by Niall McArdle

On being bitten by a stray dog in Bolivia

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Real Work, by Gerald Dawe

Real Work, by Gerald Dawe

A Christmas job as a Belfast postman

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Basil, Basilicus, a poem by Mary O'Donnell

Basil, Basilicus, a poem by Mary O'Donnell

'For the nuns, life wasn't too short to stuff tomatoes...'

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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 -- Requiem Op.48

In Paradisum -- Requiem Op.48

3:57

Three Little Birds

Three Little Birds

Bob Marley And The Wailers

3:00

Lambeg Drum

Lambeg Drum

Willie Drennan

1:23

Bolivia

Bolivia

Jorge Drexler

2:13

Suspicious Minds

Suspicious Minds

Elvis Presley

4:41

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