Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Friday's show...one of the greatest comic actors of the silent - and any other era - Charlie Chaplin, playwright Emma O'Grady and the latest albums from Django Django, My Morning Jacket and Mumford and Sons

    on Monday's show....chat with actor Danny Huston about his latest film "Pressure", Belfast author Paul McVeigh's debut novel "The Good Son", the 25th anniversary of the Public Enemy album 'Fear Of A Black Planet' and the uplifting sounds of Gospel Rising

    Arena Friday 18 April 2014

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    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

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Dove Sono -- The Marriage Of Figaro
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Cheryl Struder (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cheryl Struder (Soprano)
      Album: EMI
      Duration: 4:03
    • Title: I'M Your Man
      Composer: L Cohen
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen (Vocal/Gtr)
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen (Vocal/Gtr)
      Album: Leonard Cohen Live in London (July 17 2008), Sony / Columbia, 88697405022
      Duration: 2:34
    • Title: Moments Of Pleasure
      Composer: Bush
      Performer(s): Kate Bush
      Performer(s): Kate Bush
      Album: The Red Shoes, Emi, CDEMD1047
      Duration: 5:15

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