Arena Friday 18 April 2014

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

 

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Arena

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Mortality and the arts

Mortality and the arts

a look at the the types of artistic expression people take comfort in as they age. And are their particular works we can turn to to help us face our own mortality? Panelists include the poet Nuala Ní Chonchúir, playwright Shaun Dunne, author Michele Forbes and music broadcaster Bernard Clarke

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Dove Sono -- The Marriage Of Figaro

Dove Sono -- The Marriage Of Figaro

Cheryl Struder (Soprano)

4:03

I'M Your Man

I'M Your Man

Leonard Cohen (Vocal/Gtr), Roscoe Beck (Musical Director/Bass), Rafael Bernardo Gayol (Drums), Neil Larsen (Keys), Javier

5:41

Moments Of Pleasure

Moments Of Pleasure

Kate Bush

5:15

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