Arena Thursday 16 January 2020

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks...Album reviews...music with harpist Laoise Kelly...director Daniel Holmes and goalkeeper Philip Doyle on Street Leagues... 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Roe McDermott and Chris Wasser review the latest film releases including Terrence Mallick's, A Hidden Life, Bombshell, Just Mercy, based on the true life story of Bryan Stevenson and Waves.

Beethoven 250th Anniversary - Richard Wigmore

Beethoven 250th Anniversary - Richard Wigmore

Music for Galway hosts its annual Midwinter Festival of classical music this weekend, dedicated to the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth. Musicologist, Richard Wigmore will give two talks about the composer at the Town Hall Theatre, Galway and joins us to disciss.

"Six Wicked Reasons" - Jo Spain

"Six Wicked Reasons" - Jo Spain

The most prolific author in Irish crime fiction, Jo Spain published her debut novel, "With Our Blessing", in 2015. Her latest and eighth novel is "Six Wicked Reasons" is out now. Jo Spain discusses her latest book and upcoming projects.

Music Played on the Show

Symphony No. 1 3rd Movement

Symphony No. 1 3rd Movement

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Conductor Bernard Haitink

1:00

Violin Sonata No. 2

Violin Sonata No. 2

Jack Perlman And Vladimir Ashkenazy

1:00

Andante Cantabile

Andante Cantabile

Beethoven, Ludwig Van

1:00

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