The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Jan 25. Tonight, Eamonn links a little bit of Corsican chant; accordionist Frode Haltli; a solo jazz piano performance from 1973 that's been made available on the recent SteepleChase release "An Evening With Joe Albany"; a choir from Estonia, singing traditional fare; bluesman "T-Bone" Walker (pictured); award-winning vocalist Lauren Kinsella, guesting on a new CD by young trumpeter Laura Jurd; more from Ewan MacColl (see BLUE TUNES, below); movie music by Howard Shore; 2 x Bacharach/David; Robert Fripp with Theo Travis;  and harmonica-player Brendan Power. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 14 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 -

    Ewan MacColl: January 19th - 25th

    Ewan MacColl – born Jimmy Miller in Salford – was a singer, songwriter, broadcaster, record producer, collector of folk music, political activist, newspaper editor, playwright and actor. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll listen to MacColl material interpreted by himself and others (including Christy Moore and the Unthanks).

    Click here to listen to a documentary on Ewan MacColl first broadcast on RTÉ in 1975.

    Tom Jobim Tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:55
      Title: Railroad Man
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Duration: 4:57
    • 22:00
      Title: Gaudeamus
      Performer(s): Gregorian Introit
      Performer(s): Gregorian Introit
      Duration: 3:02
    • 22:03
      Title: Thinly, Roundly (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:08
      Title: Para Xo (For Xo)
      Performer(s): Veloso
      Performer(s): Veloso
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:12
      Title: Once Upon A Summertime
      Performer(s): Legrand/Barclay/Marnay/Herndon/Mercer
      Performer(s): Legrand/Barclay/Marnay/Herndon/Mercer
      Duration: 3:00
    • 22:17
      Title: Suite No. 1 In G Minor Dans Le Style Ancient Op. 3 - Movement I
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 5:31
    • 22:22
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 2 In F Major Op. 99 - Movement Ii - Adagio Affe
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:48
    • 22:29
      Title: Íllgresi
      Performer(s): Sigur Ros
      Performer(s): Sigur Ros
      Duration: 4:28
    • 22:33
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Connor/Ní Uallachain
      Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Connor/Ní Uallachain
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:42
      Title: Wild Goose Chase
      Performer(s): Newman, Chris
      Performer(s): Newman, Chris
      Duration: 3:40
    • 22:47
      Title: Sonata No.4 In C Minor (2nd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:50
    • 22:51
      Title: Nacht Und Traume
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:03
      Title: Remember
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Performer(s): Siffling, Thomas
      Duration: 6:38
    • 23:11
      Title: Nightclub 1960
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 6:14
    • 23:17
      Title: Safety Rope
      Performer(s): Flannery, Mick
      Performer(s): Flannery, Mick
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:22
      Title: Lumiere
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 5:31
    • 23:28
      Title: Dance With Waves
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 4:11
    • 23:33
      Title: 'Ouses, 'Ouses, 'Ouses
      Performer(s): Copper/Emmerson/Chandra/Coe
      Performer(s): Copper/Emmerson/Chandra/Coe
      Duration: 6:35
    • 23:39
      Title: Spencer The Rover
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:43
      Title: 2nd Movement - Adagio
      Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton
      Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton
      Duration: 13:43
    • 23:58
      Title: Famous Blue Raincoat
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:53
    • 00:03
      Title: Water Necklace
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:07
      Title: Ecce Puer
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 6:34
    • 00:14
      Title: Life Mask
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Performer(s): Portico Quartet
      Duration: 7:31
    • 00:22
      Title: September Fifteenth (Dedicated To Bill Evans)
      Performer(s): Metheny/Mays
      Performer(s): Metheny/Mays
      Duration: 8:00
    • 00:31
      Title: Glas
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent
      Duration: 6:39
    • 00:38
      Title: The Song Sings Itself
      Performer(s): O'Beirne
      Performer(s): O'Beirne
      Duration: 3:55
    • 00:42
      Title: Windows
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Duration: 4:40
    • 00:49
      Title: Who Will Sing Me Lullabies
      Performer(s): Rusby, Kate
      Performer(s): Rusby, Kate
      Duration: 5:38

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