Arena Tuesday 8 August 2017

coming up on Friday's show....we review the range of music released for Christmas, from Irish and international artists and some interesting offerings from celebrities

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Daily arts and popular culture show, presented tonight by Kay Sheehy

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20 years of "South Park"

20 years of "South Park"

Daniel Geary looks back at 20 years of the anarchic cartoon series "South Park"

Alfred Brendel and the Schubert sonatas, at the Kilkenny Arts Festival

Alfred Brendel and the Schubert sonatas, at the Kilkenny Arts Festival

Bernard Clarke with a profile of Alfred Brendel who is delivering a lecture on Schubert’s last piano sonatas at the Kilkenny Arts Festival this weekend

Full details:   www.kilkennyarts.ie 

Review:   "The Dinner Party" by Joshua Ferris

Review: "The Dinner Party" by Joshua Ferris

Declan Burke reviews "The Dinner Party" by Joshua Ferris, a collection of short stories featuring a host of unlikeable male characters (published by Penguin/Viking)

10th anniversary of the album "Boxer" by The National

10th anniversary of the album "Boxer" by The National

Siobhan Kane marks the 10th anniversary of the release of "Boxer", the fourth album by The National and one of their most acclaimed

Music Played on the Show

Adagio From The 2nd Movement From 19th Piano Sonata

Adagio From The 2nd Movement From 19th Piano Sonata

Alfred Brendel (Piano)

0:56

Impromptu No 2 From The 2nd Set

Impromptu No 2 From The 2nd Set

Alfred Brendel (Piano)

1:47

Winterreise, Op. 89 - 15. Die Krahe

Winterreise, Op. 89 - 15. Die Krahe

Mark Padmore (Tenor)

3:00

Fake Empire

Fake Empire

The National

3:36

Mistaken For Strangers

Mistaken For Strangers

The National

3:42

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