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    Apr 19. This Easter Saturday, we hear more seasonal fare by Carlos Gesualdo; a short "Amazing Grace" by the late Rory Gallagher; Hammond organ man Larry Goldings, from a late 2013 session recorded in Germany with guitarist Peter Bernstein and drummer Bill Stewart; Amandine Savary (pictured, above), from a new CD of Bach toccatas; Brittany Haas and Dan Trueman play music created by themselves; a selection from "Chicago Fire", the latest album by saxophone-player (and marathon runner) Eric Alexander; a Mozart adagio; and another selection from Jackson C. Frank's "Fixin' To Die" (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10:45pm start-time expected...
     

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 19 May 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Inspired by Finnish folk, Timo Alakotila is a contemporary composer/pianist whose varied musical gems are unveiled this week on the Blue.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Jackson C. Frank: April 14th - 20th

    The American singer/songwriter Jackson C. Frank was seriously injured as a child, in a school fire that claimed the lives of most of his classmates. He is best known for writing "Blues Run The Game", a song that's been covered by Simon & Garfunkel, Bert Jansch, Eddi Reader, John Renbourn and Frank's one-time girlfriend, Sandy Denny. He, himself, recorded just one album in his lifetime, the eponymous "Jackson C. Frank", produced by Frank's friend Paul Simon, in London. This week, we feature rarities from the newly-issued “Fixin’ To Die”: home and reel-to-reel recordings made during the 1960s and 1970s. Join Ellen and Eamonn to hear a selection each night this week, from 10pm...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 09:55 p.m.
      Title: Stratospheres
      Performer(s): Andy Garbi
      Performer(s): Andy Garbi
      Album: The Sound of One, PRS Foundation for New Music, AIS CD 1001
      Duration: 0:00:00
    • 10:07 p.m.
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: Promenade - Gnomus
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 0:04:20
    • 10:12 p.m.
      Title: Fragile
      Performer(s): Sumner, Gordon
      Performer(s): Sumner, Gordon
      Duration: 0:03:29
    • 10:15 p.m.
      Title: At One
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Duration: 0:02:30
    • 10:17 p.m.
      Title: Our Lady Of The Shooting Stars
      Performer(s): Gauthier, Mary
      Performer(s): Gauthier, Mary
      Duration: 0:03:44
    • 10:22 p.m.
      Title: Three Poems: After Long Silence / She Weeps Over Rahoon / Will Y
      Performer(s): Ardley, Neil
      Performer(s): Ardley, Neil
      Duration: 0:11:39
    • 10:34 p.m.
      Title: No. 11
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 0:07:10
    • 10:41 p.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata No. 2 In A Major (2) Largo Appassionato
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:06:49
    • 10:53 p.m.
      Title: Oh Love
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Duration: 0:04:33
    • 11:06 p.m.
      Title: The West Coast Of Clare
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Duration: 0:05:49
    • 11:17 p.m.
      Title: Dry Bones
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:02:32
    • 11:20 p.m.
      Title: Less
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Duration: 0:05:48
    • 11:26 p.m.
      Title: 7 Days Later
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 0:04:37
    • 11:31 p.m.
      Title: Tracing The Outline - Movement 6
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 0:04:35
    • 11:35 p.m.
      Title: Campani in Aria (Berceuse)
      Performer(s): Boyle, Rory
      Performer(s): Boyle, Rory
      Duration: 0:03:48
    • 11:40 p.m.
      Title: 'Cross The Williamsburg Bridge
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Duration: 0:01:48
    • 11:41 p.m.
      Title: False Persona
      Performer(s): Parkinson, Niamh
      Performer(s): Parkinson, Niamh
      Duration: 0:04:10
    • 11:45 p.m.
      Title: Flor Parma M
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Performer(s): Larose/ Sarr
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 11:49 p.m.
      Title: Rosa Morena
      Performer(s): Caymmi
      Performer(s): Caymmi
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: Grapefruit Moon
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 0:05:05
    • 12:03 a.m.
      Title: Concerto For Three Violins in D Major (2nd movement)
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:05:55
    • 12:09 a.m.
      Title: Cello Suite No.4 In E Flat Major (4th Movement) Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:04:11
    • 12:13 a.m.
      Title: When The Sun Comes Out
      Performer(s): Arlen / Koehler
      Performer(s): Arlen / Koehler
      Duration: 0:06:01
    • 12:19 a.m.
      Title: The White Birds
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 0:01:57
    • 12:21 a.m.
      Title: Here Comes The Flood
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 12:25 a.m.
      Title: Northern Sky
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • 12:35 a.m.
      Title: Comme Ci, Comme Ca
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Duration: 0:06:21
    • 12:43 a.m.
      Title: Serenade For Strings (4th Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:06:10
    • 12:49 a.m.
      Title: Granada Serenade
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Duration: 0:05:04

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