The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    August 28. Tonight, we shall listen to a sample from the new CD by accordionist/composer Martin Tourish; a live recording of Witold Lutoslawski's concerto for piano and orchestra by the Berlin Philharmonic; another sneak preview of "For One To Love" by Cécile McLorin Salvant, on the day the singer turns 26; we'll hear the Savalls - Jordi, his wife Montserrat Figueras and their daughter Arianna; more from the pen of Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below);an "always hopeful" Shrikant Sriram; Sandy Denny (pictured), on the quiet joys of brotherhood; a funeral march and elegy - part of the third movement from Benjamin Godard's  first piano concerto; Sligo's No Crows performs Eddie Lee's "Dolmen Dance"; Mulligan and Getz play a ballad by Gerry; and there will also be a Shostakovich chamber symphony aired. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 2 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Montserrat Figueras is synonymous with Spanish early music and the laments of Catalan folk-song. She is the Blue Tunes artist all this week.

      Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 24th - 30th: Acallam na Senórach

    Acallam na Senórach is a setting by English composer Tarik O’Regan of a 12th Century text about the Fianna warriors Caílte mac Rónán and  Oisín, nephew of legendary Fionn Mac Cumhaill. O’Regan adapted the narrative into a one hour musical setting for solo guitar and chorus which was commissioned and recorded by Chamber Choir Ireland along with guitarist Stewart French. It’s under the Blue spotlight all this week.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:55
      Title: Chertkov Waltz
      Performer(s): Yevtushenko, Sergey
      Performer(s): Yevtushenko, Sergey
      Duration: 2:20
    • 21:57
      Title: Sign O' The Times
      Performer(s): Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Duration: 4:44
    • 22:06
      Title: Catfish Blues
      Performer(s): Petway, Robert
      Performer(s): Petway, Robert
      Duration: 3:06
    • 22:09
      Title: Lan Hua Hua
      Performer(s): Traditional Chinese
      Performer(s): Traditional Chinese
      Duration: 3:10
    • 22:12
      Title: Cancao Verdes Anos (Song Of The Green Years)
      Performer(s): Paredes, Carlos
      Performer(s): Paredes, Carlos
      Duration: 3:19
    • 22:19
      Title: Limits
      Performer(s): Coughlan / Hastings / Sinclair / Sinclair
      Performer(s): Coughlan / Hastings / Sinclair / Sinclair
      Duration: 1:50
    • 22:21
      Title: It Didn't Matter Anyway
      Performer(s): Sinclair, Richard
      Performer(s): Sinclair, Richard
      Duration: 3:48
    • 22:26
      Title: Ben Somewhen
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 12:31
    • 22:39
      Title: Come On In My Kitchen
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Duration: 3:30
    • 22:42
      Title: Good Fortune
      Performer(s): Snider, Todd
      Performer(s): Snider, Todd
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:45
      Title: East Of The Sun
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Duration: 3:18
    • 22:49
      Title: Cello Concerto In E Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:36
    • 22:55
      Title: Track 14
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: Track 09
      Performer(s): Warren / Dubin
      Performer(s): Warren / Dubin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: Requiem Aeternam
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:13
      Title: Diferencias Sobre Las Folias
      Performer(s): Martin Y Coll
      Performer(s): Martin Y Coll
      Duration: 7:02
    • 23:30
      Title: Steal What We Can
      Performer(s): Drever / Mccusker / Woomble
      Performer(s): Drever / Mccusker / Woomble
      Duration: 4:54
    • 23:35
      Title: Winter Moon
      Performer(s): Drever/Greene/O'Rourke
      Performer(s): Drever/Greene/O'Rourke
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:39
      Title: Zodiac Trio
      Performer(s): Mathias, William
      Performer(s): Mathias, William
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:42
      Title: Partita For Solo Violin (2nd Movement) Lento Ma Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Watkins, Huw
      Performer(s): Watkins, Huw
      Duration: 1:23
    • 23:43
      Title: Berceuse
      Performer(s): Jarnfelt, Armas
      Performer(s): Jarnfelt, Armas
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:47
      Title: Tarkovsky (The Second Stop Is Jupiter)
      Performer(s): Smith / Kaye
      Performer(s): Smith / Kaye
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:52
      Title: Swords
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:57
      Title: Alexandra Leaving
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:40
    • 00:03
      Title: Nana: Duermete, Nino, Duerme
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:07
      Title: Lavava Y Suspiraba
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:13
      Title: No Se Yo Como Es
      Performer(s): Marin, Jose
      Performer(s): Marin, Jose
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:26
      Title: Midnight Special
      Performer(s): Smith, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Smith, Jimmy
      Duration: 10:12
    • 00:36
      Title: Tango No.2 Opus 165
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Duration: 2:31
    • 00:38
      Title: String Quartet In F Major Op. 135 - Movement Iii - Lento Assai,
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 8:07
    • 00:46
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:47
      Title: Nobody Does It Better
      Performer(s): Hamlisch / Sager
      Performer(s): Hamlisch / Sager
      Duration: 6:39

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