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 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 -

    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: 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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