The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 17 May 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Each night this week, we're featuring the songs of Mose Allison, who was recently honoured as one of the 2013 Jazz Masters by the National Endowment for the Arts at Lincoln Centre

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:56
      Title: Flood Water
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Duration: 4:49
    • 22:02
      Title: Follow Me
      Performer(s): Lerner / Loewe
      Performer(s): Lerner / Loewe
      Duration: 4:20
    • 22:06
      Title: Rockin' In Rhythm
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:01
    • 22:08
      Title: Isfahan
      Performer(s): Ellington / Strayhorn
      Performer(s): Ellington / Strayhorn
      Duration: 4:22
    • 22:13
      Title: Going Home
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:17
      Title: Triple Concerto - Movement Ii - Largo
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:16
    • 22:27
      Title: The Captains And The Kings
      Performer(s): Behan, Brendan
      Performer(s): Behan, Brendan
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:31
      Title: Transfusion
      Performer(s): Lloyd, Charles
      Performer(s): Lloyd, Charles
      Duration: 2:16
    • 22:33
      Title: Dick Turpin Polska
      Performer(s): Busk, Nicolaj
      Performer(s): Busk, Nicolaj
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:39
      Title: Promenades - Giverny
      Performer(s): Hille, Sid
      Performer(s): Hille, Sid
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:42
      Title: Shed No Tear
      Performer(s): Holst, Imogen
      Performer(s): Holst, Imogen
      Duration: 1:49
    • 22:44
      Title: Certifed Senior Citizen
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:49
      Title: I Don't Worry About A Thing
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 2:34
    • 22:51
      Title: Ever Since The World Ended
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 5:06
    • 22:58
      Title: Raquel
      Performer(s): Almeida, Rufino
      Performer(s): Almeida, Rufino
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:02
      Title: Hermano
      Performer(s): Quintana / Guastavino
      Performer(s): Quintana / Guastavino
      Duration: 3:10
    • 23:05
      Title: Con Permiso
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 5:06
    • 23:10
      Title: Autumn A Varsovie
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:14
      Title: Prayer Of St. Gregory
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:19
      Title: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:33
      Title: It'll Happen
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:36
      Title: Marz
      Performer(s): Grant, John
      Performer(s): Grant, John
      Duration: 4:12
    • 23:40
      Title: The Circle Game
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 7:05
    • 23:47
      Title: Scottish Fantasy: Andante Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 6:09
    • 23:53
      Title: Concerto For 2 Oboes (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 2:31
    • 23:56
      Title: Bol's Song
      Performer(s): Irgens-Jensen, Ludvig
      Performer(s): Irgens-Jensen, Ludvig
      Duration: 3:00
    • 23:59
      Title: Love Theme From Spartacus
      Performer(s): North, Alex
      Performer(s): North, Alex
      Duration: 5:22
    • 00:04
      Title: Some Other Time
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Comden/Green
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Comden/Green
      Duration: 4:58
    • 00:10
      Title: Loud As Ears
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Duration: 4:16
    • 00:14
      Title: Another World
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Duration: 4:14
    • 00:18
      Title: Little Bird
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:22
      Title: Poem To A Distant Fire
      Performer(s): Moller, Johannes
      Performer(s): Moller, Johannes
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:29
      Title: After The Rain - 6. Canon
      Performer(s): Guy, Barry
      Performer(s): Guy, Barry
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:34
      Title: Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Duration: 5:09
    • 00:39
      Title: I Don't Wanna Dance
      Performer(s): Grant, Eddie
      Performer(s): Grant, Eddie
      Duration: 4:12
    • 00:43
      Title: Symphony No.3 (3rd Movement, Extract)
      Performer(s): Elgar And Payne
      Performer(s): Elgar And Payne
      Duration: 3:27
    • 00:47
      Title: The Beatitudes
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 7:22

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