Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Friday's show..."Pull Down A Horseman", playwright Eugene McCabe's fictional account of how Connolly and Pearse decided on the date for the 1916 Rising, from a childhood in war-torn Biafra to the search for the meaning of love in author Chinelo Okparanta's "Under The Udala Trees" and the latest albums from Rhianna, Elton John and Field Music 

    Arena Thursday 31 July 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - Penelope Cruz clarifies comments she made in an open letter condemning Israel's action in Gaza, the fourth installment in Stieg Larsson's 'Millenium' series to be published next year, the Star Wars film-makers leave Skellig Michael

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:24
      Title: The Mermaid Parade
      Composer: Matthew Houck
      Performer(s): Phosphorescent
      Performer(s): Phosphorescent
      Album: Here's to Taking It Easy, Dead Oceans, DOC025
      Duration: 4:33
    • Title: Response To Bartok's Solo Violin Sonata
      Composer: Bartok/Arr Cora Venus Lunny
      Performer(s): Cora Venus Lunny
      Performer(s): Cora Venus Lunny
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: Aisling Gheal
      Composer: Trad/Arr Donncha Dennehy
      Performer(s): Kate Ellis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Kate Ellis (Cello)
      Duration: 5:07

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