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 Sunday 9 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Anne Queffélec is an award-winning pianist. Each night this week, Carl and Eamonn will air tracks from the Parisian's new CD of early 20th century French music, Satie & Compagnie.

    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

    • 22:00
      Title: Prehensile Dream
      Performer(s): Anderson, Reid
      Performer(s): Anderson, Reid
      Duration: 8:27
    • 22:06
      Title: Like A Lover
      Performer(s): Bergman / Bergman / Motta / Caymmi
      Performer(s): Bergman / Bergman / Motta / Caymmi
      Duration: 2:58
    • 22:14
      Title: Adagio For String Orchestra Op.48
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Duration: 6:10
    • 22:21
      Title: A Whole Life Lived
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 4:51
    • 22:26
      Title: The Pirate
      Performer(s): Hukkelberg, Hanne
      Performer(s): Hukkelberg, Hanne
      Duration: 4:51
    • 22:30
      Title: The Egg Man / The Fight Of The Taruru
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal / Busk, Nikolaj
      Performer(s): Parfitt-Murray, Hal / Busk, Nikolaj
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:35
      Title: Devil Got My Woman
      Performer(s): James, Skip
      Performer(s): James, Skip
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:38
      Title: The Man From God Knows Where
      Performer(s): Russell, Thomas
      Performer(s): Russell, Thomas
      Duration: 3:02
    • 22:41
      Title: Shimmering Song
      Performer(s): Elizabeth, Nancy
      Performer(s): Elizabeth, Nancy
      Duration: 2:55
    • 22:44
      Title: Waltz
      Performer(s): Matthews, Colin
      Performer(s): Matthews, Colin
      Duration: 1:43
    • 22:47
      Title: Temwani
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 2:08
    • 22:50
      Title: Blood Count
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 4:35
    • 22:55
      Title: Why Did I Choose You
      Performer(s): Leonard / Martin
      Performer(s): Leonard / Martin
      Duration: 5:26
    • 23:01
      Title: Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Poco Adagio
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 6:40
    • 23:07
      Title: Little Suite In A Minor - Praludium
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:11
      Title: Will You Love Me Tomorrow
      Performer(s): Goffin / King
      Performer(s): Goffin / King
      Duration: 4:27
    • 23:15
      Title: You've Got A Friend
      Performer(s): King, Carole
      Performer(s): King, Carole
      Duration: 6:54
    • 23:23
      Title: Bergamasca
      Performer(s): Scheidt, Samuel
      Performer(s): Scheidt, Samuel
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:27
      Title: Track 13
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: Glas
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent
      Duration: 6:39
    • 23:39
      Title: Court And Spark
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Album: Court and Spark, Elektra/Asylum Records, 7559-60593-2
      Duration: 3:01
    • 23:41
      Title: (Looking For) The Heart Of A Saturday Night
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 4:10
    • 23:45
      Title: Let's Do It
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 8:59
    • 23:55
      Title: Sonata No 2 For Unaccompanied Violin In A Major - 1st Movement -
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:48
    • 00:00
      Title: Newark Airport 2
      Performer(s): Lola Perrin
      Performer(s): Lola Perrin
      Duration: 2:46
    • 00:05
      Title: Parting
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Duration: 2:47
    • 00:07
      Title: I Could Bring You Jewels - Had I A Mind To
      Performer(s): Dickinson, Emily/Foster, Josephine
      Performer(s): Dickinson, Emily/Foster, Josephine
      Duration: 2:29
    • 00:10
      Title: Waterfront
      Composer: Sylvian
      Performer(s): David Sylvian
      Performer(s): David Sylvian
      Album: Secrets Of The Beehive, Virgin, CDVR2471
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:13
      Title: By The Waterside
      Performer(s): Fogarty, Seamus
      Performer(s): Fogarty, Seamus
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:16
      Title: Walk To The Water
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:04
    • 00:19
      Title: Seal
      Performer(s): Smith, Tommy
      Performer(s): Smith, Tommy
      Duration: 8:51
    • 00:28
      Title: Sea Eagle For Solo Horn (1st Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Davies, Peter Maxwell
      Performer(s): Davies, Peter Maxwell
      Duration: 4:19
    • 00:32
      Title: Lichen
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Duration: 4:28
    • 00:37
      Title: Drop Me There
      Performer(s): Yirga, Samuel
      Performer(s): Yirga, Samuel
      Duration: 8:44

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