Arena Wednesday 30 September 2020

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, album reviews with Pat Carty and Siobhan Kane, Bruce Springsteen, Gorillaz and Laura Veirs, Ye Vagabonds, music and chat with Sean before their performance at the Tradition Now series in the National Concert Hall And Jess Fahy on the current RHA exhibition.

Arena

Arena

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The Art of the Glimpse

The Art of the Glimpse

The Art of the Glimpse is edited by Sinéad Gleeson which is a new collection of 100 Irish short stories. The collection is published by Head of Zeus. Sinéad Gleeson joins Seán Rocks in studio before her upcoming appearance at The Red Line Book Festival.

The Abbey at IMMA

The Abbey at IMMA

Kay Sheehy reports from the Irish Museum of Modern Art. The Abbey's production of The Great Hunger is there from October 1st to 10th as part of this Year's Dublin Theatre Festival. Patrick Kavanagh's long poem The Great Hunger is the story of Patrick Maguire a very unhappy peasant.

Gaze Film Festival

Gaze Film Festival

This year, the Gaze Film Festival is online. Director Patrick Chiha discusses the award-winning 'If it Were Love' from October 01st ifihome.ie Inspired by 90s dance culture the film centres around the personal and professional lives of the dancers.

Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis

Musician Michael Buckley discusses Wynton Marsalis, who is one of the most respected composers in the world of jazz and classical music. 'The Ever Fonky Lowdown' is an opera, an epic two hour and 53 track album.

Music Played on the Show

Don't Say A Word

Don't Say A Word

The Zen Arcade

3:00

Sister Cheryl

Sister Cheryl

Wynton Marsalis

1:00

Haydn Trumpet Concerto In E Flat - Movement I - Allegro

Haydn Trumpet Concerto In E Flat - Movement I - Allegro

Wynton Marsalis

0:30

The Ever Funky Fonky Lowdown In 4

The Ever Funky Fonky Lowdown In 4

Wynton Marsalis

1:00

The Night Trader

The Night Trader

Wynton Marsalis

1:00

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