Arena Wednesday 6 September 2017

coming up on Friday's show.... Declan Kiberd discusses his new book, "After Ireland", which is a survey of post-war Irish literature, and Alan Corr and Lauren Murphy review "Flicker" from Niall Horan; "Glasshouse" from Jessie Ware and "The Endless Shimmering" from And So I Watch You From Afar

 

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Arena

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Hitchcock's Vertigo, the greatest film ever made?

Hitchcock's Vertigo, the greatest film ever made?

Murray Pomerance, one of the speakers at a seminar in Dublin next week that asks "is Hitchcock’s Vertigo the greatest film ever made?"

Full details:   http://vertigogreatestfilm.com 

"You Won't Forget Me: A Centenary Celebration of writer Maeve Brennan in Words and Music"

"You Won't Forget Me: A Centenary Celebration of writer Maeve Brennan in Words and Music"

Emilie Conway chats about the show she created "You Won’t Forget Me: A Centenary Celebration of writer Maeve Brennan in Words and Music" at the National Concert Hall next week

Full details:   www.nch.ie/Online/Maeve-Brennan-12Sep17

Review:  "The Party" by Elizabeth Day

Review: "The Party" by Elizabeth Day

Áine Ní Ghlinn and Rex Ryan review "The Party" by Elizabeth Day (published by Fourth Estate)

Simon Quigley Ensemble at the Skerries Soundwaves 2017 Festival

Simon Quigley Ensemble at the Skerries Soundwaves 2017 Festival

Pianist/composer Simon Quigley who is one of the performers at the upcoming Skerries Soundwaves Festival, with a piece called "Crimson Gown" which he composed with Fiach Moriarty

Full details:   https://skerriessoundwaves.com/

Music Played on the Show

Something Cool

Something Cool

Emilie Conway (Vocal)

4:50

Opening

Opening

Emilie Conway (Vocal)

2:50

Never Wanted You

Never Wanted You

Tim Chadwick

3:32

Crimson Gown

Crimson Gown

Fiach Moriarty And Miriam Ingram

2:40

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