Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 27 September 2020

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

This week on Sunday Miscellany, tall tales and different kinds of truth… memories of the writer Frank O'Connor… and the untold story of St Finbarr… a programme from the archive marking the Cork International Short Story Festival.

Scripts:

Safe Harbour For Ships, by Mary Leland,
St Finbarr and the Barber's Chair, by Cónal Creedon,
A Stowaway on the Ship of Dreams, by Joe Sweeney,
The Heart of the House, by Madeleine D’Arcy,
Storytellers, by William Wall,
And 
Walking With My Father, by Liadain O’Donovan

Music:

Where Corals Lie, from Sea Pictures by Elgar, sung by Edel O'Brien with David O’Doherty on violin, Geraldine O’Grady on harp, Moya O’Grady on cello and Catherine Lemoni on piano;

Ríl Zoe by Peadar Ó Riada, played by Zoe Conway on fiddle and John McIntyre on guitar;

Music Box composed and played on piano by John Gibson;

Ballerinas by Gérard Torikian;

And Après un Rêve by Fauré played by Ailbhe McDonagh on cello

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 27th September 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 27th September 2020

This week on Sunday Miscellany, tall tales and different kinds of truth. memories of the writer Frank O'Connor. and the untold story of St Finbarr. a programme from the archive marking the Cork International Short Story Festival, with writers Mary Leland, Cónal Creedon, William Wall, Madeleine D'Arcy, Liadáin O'Donovan and Joe Sweeney

Safe Harbour For Ships, by Mary Leland

Safe Harbour For Ships, by Mary Leland

Meditations on the Port of Cork

St Finbarr and the Barber's Chair, by Cónal Creedon

St Finbarr and the Barber's Chair, by Cónal Creedon

Tracing a through-line back to Cork's great saint

A Stowaway on the Ship of Dreams, by Joe Sweeney

The infinite worlds we enter through story

The Heart of the House by Madeleine D'Arcy

The Heart of the House by Madeleine D'Arcy

Student days in a companionable house-share on College Road

Storytellers, by William Wall

Storytellers, by William Wall

On tall tales, telling details, and two kinds of truth

Walks With My Father, by Liadain O'Donovan

Walks With My Father, by Liadain O'Donovan

Affectionate memories of the writer Frank O'Connor

About The Show

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

Music Played on the Show

Where Corals Lie From Sea Pictures

Where Corals Lie From Sea Pictures

Edel O'Brien ( Mezzo Soprano)

4:01

Ril Zoe

Ril Zoe

Zoe Conway & John Mcintyre

3:31

The Music Box

The Music Box

John Gibson (Piano)

0:59

Ballerinas

Ballerinas

Gerard Torikian

1:31

Apres Un Reve (After A Dream)

Apres Un Reve (After A Dream)

Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello)

2:55

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Producer: Sarah Binchy

Broadcasting Co-ordinator: Carolyn Dempsey

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