The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Dec 21. Tonight, we'll listen to a rare vocal turn by Zoot Sims; Beethoven for violin and cello; Galway's Bahh Band; Mark O'Connor's "Appalachia Waltz"; Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" re-invented by Duke Ellington; a text Theo Dorgan (pictured) wrote for a choral work by Howard Goodall; clarinettist (and more besides) Sean MacErlaine from "A Slender Song"; a selection from Jon Sanders' "Zoukelele" CD; organist Letizia Romiti performs a work by Bach; Nic Jones material, tackled by Belinda O'Hooley and Heidi Tidow; another selection from the latest Hilliard Ensemble CD (see BLUE TUNES, below); and "Greensleeves" played by California Guitar Trio. 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 -

    Hilliard Ensemble: December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including the latest recording "Transeamus".  It hang ups its music stands at year’s end after four remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of the Hilliards' masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation.

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland directed by Paul Hillier; and Heresy Record's The Wexford Carols - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary is joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

    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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