The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 13. This Sunday night's line-up includes Debussy's "Reverie" and part of Satie's "Gnossiennes"; 2 singer-songwriters covering material by John Martyn (as well as the man himself); a piece for guitar by Agustin Barrios Mangoré; new music by Colin Vallon and Bugge Wesseltoft; Richard Thompson and Scott Walker; a tune by Mose Allison (pictured); 2 compositions by J.S. Bach; sax-player Zoot Sims; Norwegian jazz pianist/composer Jon Balke; the slow movement of a Mendelssohn string quartet; and the last of the week's recordings by T-Bone Walker (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 3 May 2013


    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    French guitarist Roland Dyens is under the spotlight ahead of his Guitar Festival of Ireland appearances. Carl and Eamonn play his music nightly on Blue

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    T-Bone Walker: April 7th - 13th

    Blues guitarist T-Bone Walker is one of the most influential musicians to rise up from the fertile Texas blues scene. The first man to go electric, his impact on blues guitar worldwide was huge. This week, Blue features T-Bone from his days with Capitol Records in the 40’s through to his Grammy Winner in 70’s and - especially - recordings made for Imperial Records during the 1950s.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:09 p.m.
      Title: Banks Of The Nile
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:08:23
    • 10:35 p.m.
      Title: As She Fell
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 0:05:25
    • 10:43 p.m.
      Title: Farewell To Mccarthy'S
      Performer(s): Vallely
      Duration: 0:04:58
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: Blue Daughter Tattoo
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Duration: 0:05:02
    • 11:23 p.m.
      Title: Gymnopedie
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 0:04:05
    • 11:39 p.m.
      Title: Reiseslatt - Til Hans W Brimi
      Performer(s): Okland
      Duration: 0:04:20
    • 12:14 a.m.
      Title: Leaf And Rock
      Performer(s): Henriksen, Arve
      Duration: 0:02:35
    • 12:22 a.m.
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra
      Performer(s): Francisco Tarrega
      Duration: 0:06:14
    • 12:56 a.m.
      Title: Don'T Let Me Be Misunderstood
      Performer(s): Benjamin / Marcus / Caldwell
      Duration: 0:04:38
    • 01:01 a.m.
      Title: Summer Day
      Performer(s): Metheny, Pat
      Duration: 0:06:40

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