Arena Monday 31 October 2016

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, director Stacey Lee on her new documentary Underplayed, ahead of the Virgin Media Dublin international Film Festival, new album reviews with Pat Carty and Kelly Anne Byrne from Wyvern Lingo, Willie Nelson and Julien Baker And Ruth Concannon celebrates W.B. Yeats.

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“The Bible In Music: A Dictionary of Songs, Works and More” by Siobhán Dowling Long and John F.A. Sawyer

“The Bible In Music: A Dictionary of Songs, Works and More” by Siobhán Dowling Long and John F.A. Sawyer

A special celebrating the publication of “The Bible In Music: A Dictionary of Songs, Works and More” by scholars Siobhán Dowling Long and John F.A. Sawyer (published by Roman & Littlefield), a reference book detailing the music and musicians who have referenced the Bible in their work

(for copyright reasons the music in this programme is not available to download in the podcast)

Music Played on the Show

Battle Hymn Of The Republic

Battle Hymn Of The Republic

Mormon Tabernacle Choir

3:00

O Lord Whose Mercies Numberless

O Lord Whose Mercies Numberless

Paul Esswood (Counter Tenor)

1:50

Whither Thou Goest

Whither Thou Goest

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

1:27

The Mercy Seat

The Mercy Seat

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

5:05

Mary's Lament

Mary's Lament

Secret Garden

3:47

Lead Kindly Light

Lead Kindly Light

Aled Jones (Vocal)

3:20

The Man Comes Around

The Man Comes Around

Johnny Cash

4:20

Seacht Ndólas Na Maighdine Muire

Seacht Ndólas Na Maighdine Muire

Nóirín Ní Riain, Monks Of Glenstal Abbey

1:00

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