The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    May 30. Eamonn presents part of Michael Nyman's Symphony No.11 (Hillsborough Memorial); Joe Albany's reading of "As Time Goes By" (Albany played piano for Charlie Parker in the 1940s); a selection from "The Murphy Beds", a duet recording by Eamon O'Leary and Jefferson Hamer; music for solo piano by Australian composer Kate Moore; Estonian jazz courtesy of Mart Soo; Ben and his dad Tom Paley (pictured) from "Paley & Son" (Tom played with Woody Guthrie and mentored Bob Dylan and Ry Cooder, amongst others); Samuel Barber's Op.38, performed by Keith Jarrett; also on Saturday's BLUE, more from Eleni Duni's "Dallendyshe" (see BLUE TUNES, below); and Courtney Pine, from his new duet CD with pianist Zoe Rahman. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 26 April 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Vivaldi's Four Seasons reinvented by genre-hopping Max Richter. Like it or hate it - you be the judge all this week as the Blue Team compare back to back.

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    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:59
      Title: Rain And Snow
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Duration: 2:30
    • 23:35
      Title: Beeswing
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 5:46
    • 23:54
      Title: A Case Of You
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 4:38
    • 00:02
      Title: Claudy Banks
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:09
      Title: Berceuse
      Performer(s): Jarnfelt, Armas
      Performer(s): Jarnfelt, Armas
      Duration: 3:22

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