Arena Wednesday 10 March 2021

On Friday's Arena with Sean Rocks: Local Boy aka Jake Hurley is live in studio to talk to Sean about the release of his second EP, "Local Boy Helps Himself". Lauren Murphy and Brian Boyd are in for this week's album reviews which include Dani Larkin "Notes for A Maiden Warrior", Mykki Blanco "Broken Hearts & Beauty Sleep" and Kings Of Convenience "Peace Or Love". Author, visual artist and illustrator Joanna Walsh talks to Sean about her Her latest book "Seed"

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The Trials of Tenducci

The Trials of Tenducci

Born in 1735, Tenducci became one of the most acclaimed operatic singers of the late Baroque period. A castrato, he made his professional debut in Venice, at the age of 17. Peter Whelan, artistic director at the Irish Baroque Orchestra, and mezzo-soprano, Tara Erraught, discuss their new CD, based on the life of Tenducci.

Adam Mohamed

Adam Mohamed

Adam Mohamed is an Irish Sudanese artist from Ballymun in Dublin. His piece 'Untitled' was his debut at the end of last year. Adam will perform with Pillow Queens and Gemma Dunleavy on SPTV on Saturday March 13 at 8pm and Wednesday March 17 at 6.30pm. stpatricksfestival.ie

Barbaric Genius

Barbaric Genius

The Grass Arena - a memoir by the writer John Healy - was a touchstone book for many who came of age in the late 80s and early 90s. Ten years ago, film-maker Paul Duane made the critically acclaimed feature documentary Barbaric Genius about John Healy - premiering at the 2011 Dublin International Film Festival. Available on digital platforms.

Andrson

Many thousands of tracks are hosted on the digital A&R platform, Andrson, a service aimed at industry professionals Further details on andrson.com

Music Played on the Show

Into The Great Wide Open

Into The Great Wide Open

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

3:53

Ave Maria

Ave Maria

Alessandro Moreschi

1:59

The Trials Of Tenducci

The Trials Of Tenducci

Tara Erraught Mezzo Soprano With The Baroque Orchestra

1:08

Taurus

Taurus

Aby Coulibaly

1:13

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