Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 4 April 2021

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New Writing:

Easter Eggs Found, Easter Eggs Lost, by Hester Scott;  
Jerusalem, by Roslyn Dee;
Underneath My Pink Chunky Knit Sweater, by Andrea Martin;
Captain Williams Cracked the Whip at Tipster, by Leo Cullen;
A Supper, a poem by John O'Donnell, 
And  
Rewilding the Way of the Cross by Olive Travers

Music:

Kleine Studie, Opus 68 No. 14, by Schumann, played by Andreas Staier;  
The Holy City, sung by Josef Locke; 
The Muppet Show Theme Tune; 
Epitáphios 4 by Mikis Theodorakis – You Have Set, My Star – played by Milos Karadaglic,  
And 
The Foxhunters/ Dusty Miller, by Ciarán Tourish and Kevin Doherty

Podcast, 4th April 2021

Podcast, 4th April 2021

From the Via Dolorosa of Jerusalem to the Way of the Cross in Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal -- with some Zoom calls and Easter eggs along the way... with Hester Scott, Roslyn Dee, Andrea Martin, Leo Cullen, John O'Donnell and Olive Travers

Easter Eggs Found, Easter Eggs Lost, by Hester Scott

Easter Eggs Found, Easter Eggs Lost, by Hester Scott

"Cousin Alleen was a formidable figure who intimidated everyone around her. The sight of her, stalking slowly, would have us children scurrying in the opposite direction..."

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Jerusalem, by Roslyn Dee

Jerusalem, by Roslyn Dee

On stepping into  that ancient, bustling, holy city 

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Underneath My Pink Chunky Knit Sweater, by Andrea Martin

Underneath My Pink Chunky Knit Sweater, by Andrea Martin

On Zoom gaffes, Sam Eagle and our shared humanity

Captain Williams Cracked the Whip at Tipster, by Leo Cullen

Captain Williams Cracked the Whip at Tipster, by Leo Cullen

Leo Cullen on the foxhound puppy he raised for a year before it took its rightful place as a leader of the pack

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A Supper, a poem by John O'Donnell

A Supper, a poem by John O'Donnell

"We'd all ordered the lamb: on Special Offer for the week, according to the website. The Deliveroo guy couldn't find my flat; by the time I joined the call they were sozzled..."

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Rewilding the Way of the Cross by Olive Travers

Rewilding the Way of the Cross by Olive Travers

Following the Stations of the Cross at the Franciscan Friary, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal

About The Show

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

Music Played on the Show

Kleine Studie, Opus 68 No. 14

Kleine Studie, Opus 68 No. 14

Andreas Staier

1:44

Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Josef Locke

2:34

The Muppet Show Theme Tune

The Muppet Show Theme Tune

Unknown

1:09

You Have Set, My Star

You Have Set, My Star

Miloš Karadaglić

2:12

The Foxhunters/ Dusty Miller

The Foxhunters/ Dusty Miller

Ciaran Tourish, Kevin Doherty

2:15

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