Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday, 9.10 - 10am

Sunday Miscellany Sunday 15 November 2020

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

High Hopes by Clare O'Reilly;
Uncle Canice, by Justin Kilcullen;
Dylan Thomas’s Lost Manuscript, by Justin MacCarthy;
La Dolce Vita, by Pauline Shanahan; 
Encounter at Lenaboy Castle, by Pat Dolan 
And
Mum’s First Letter at Boarding School, a poem by James Harpur

Music:

It Ain't What You Do, It’s The Way That You Do it, by Bananarama with Fun Boy Three; 

Dragon Songs: Dance of the Yao Tribe played by Lang Lang on piano with the Silk String Quartet; 

The opening of Richard Burton’s narration of Under Milk Wood,  followed by Eli Jenkin’s Prayer from Under Milk Wood, sung by Treorchy Male Voice Choir; 

An extract from Nessun Dorma, sung by the three tenors, Pavarotti, Carreras and Domingo, conducted by Zubin Mehta; 

And The West’s Awake by the Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem
 

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 15th November 2020

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 15th November 2020

Dylan Thomas's lost manuscript, adventures in Duolingo, remembering Fr Michael Griffin of Galway, and more, with Clare O'Reilly, Justin Kilcullen, Justin MacCarthy, Pauline Shanahan, Pat Dolan and James Harpur

High Hopes by Clare O'Reilly

High Hopes by Clare O'Reilly

Causing a security alert at a graduate fair in London

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Uncle Canice, by Justin Kilcullen

Uncle Canice, by Justin Kilcullen

Experiences of an Irish missionary priest to China

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Dylan Thomas's Lost Manuscript, by Justin MacCarthy

Dylan Thomas's Lost Manuscript, by Justin MacCarthy

The twists and turns of the story behind Under Milk Wood

La Dolce Vita, by Pauline Shanahan

La Dolce Vita, by Pauline Shanahan

Duolingo awakens the competitive spirit

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Encounter at Lenaboy Castle, by Pat Dolan

Encounter at Lenaboy Castle, by Pat Dolan

Stumbling on a connection to the murder of Fr Michael Griffin of Galway

Mum's First Letter at Boarding School, a poem by James Harpur

Mum's First Letter at Boarding School, a poem by James Harpur

'At sea for days casting memories/overboard I heard a siren call.'

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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

It Ain't What You Do It's The Way That You Do It

It Ain't What You Do It's The Way That You Do It

Fun Boy Three & Bananarama

3:01

Dance Of The Yao Tribe

Dance Of The Yao Tribe

Lang Lang And The Silk String Quartet;

1:35

Eli Jenkin’S Prayer From Under Milk Wood

Eli Jenkin’S Prayer From Under Milk Wood

Richard Burton/Treorchy Male Voice Choir

3:05

Nessun Dorma

Nessun Dorma

Luciano Pavarotti

3:00

The West’S Awake

The West’S Awake

Tommy Makem/ Liam Clancy

3:19

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