The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 25. On Friday's BLUE, jazz trumpeter Sean Jones performs a Stephen Sondheim melody; we hear recently made available releases of chamber music by Claude Debussy, Gabriel Dupont and George Onslow (the so-called "French Beethoven"); Maria Joao Pires and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, from a new recording of 2 Beethoven piano concertos; the late Charlie Haden with Hank Jones; guitarist John Williams (pictured) performs a tune by Beatle Paul; we've more Talich Quartet (see BLUE TUNES, below); and a selection from a 2014 solo piano CD by Elan Mehler.

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    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 -

    Talich Quartet: July 21st - 27th

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939 .His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue.

    Picture by David Goldman

    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: 2:46
    • 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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