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    August 1. This Saturday night, we listen to nocturnes by John Field, Scriabin, Chopin, and James MacMillan (see BLUE TUNES, below); Eileen Keane sings about an "Ink Blue Scarf"; Gil Evans (pictured) delivers a "Spoonful" of Willie Dixon; Herbie Hancock performs a Ravel piano concerto; Lisa O'Neill, Joni Mitchell, Chuck Berry and Bob Dylan have trains on their mind; Madeleine Peyroux muses on the subject of being a "Superhero"; there's an elegy by Martin Tourish; symphonic Honegger; and the NDR Big Band directed by Michael Gibbs. 10:05pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 15 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Bachianas Brasileiras is Heitor Villa-Lobos' most famous work. There's more to this Brazilian and this week on the Blue, we'll spotlight the lesser known too.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    July 27th - August 3rd: Nocturnes

    They are described as a single-movement character piece usually written for solo piano. First created by Irishman John Field (pictured) – forever associated with Frederic Chopin - but the list of nocturne composers is extensive. We’ll draw from that list all week – the dictionary defines them as “inspired by, or evocative of, the night”. Nocturnes - the perfect fit for The Blue Of The Night.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:55
      Title: The Boy With The Gun
      Performer(s): David Sylvian
      Performer(s): David Sylvian
      Album: Everything and Nothing
      Duration: 5:33
    • 22:01
      Title: Symphony No. 9 In D Minor Op. 125 ?Choral? (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 18:15
    • 22:19
      Title: Canadian Sunset
      Performer(s): Heywood / Gimbel
      Performer(s): Heywood / Gimbel
      Duration: 3:38
    • 22:24
      Title: Waiting For A Train
      Performer(s): Rogers, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Rogers, Jimmy
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:27
      Title: Keep My Word
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Grant
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Grant
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:31
      Title: Gillespiana - 6 - Bachiana Brasileiras No. 5
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 9:02
    • 22:40
      Title: Moon And Sand
      Performer(s): Wilder/Engvick/Palitz
      Performer(s): Wilder/Engvick/Palitz
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:45
      Title: Tyken's Rift
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Duration: 6:27
    • 22:51
      Title: Loop Station
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: At Land
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:55
      Title: Symphony (3rd Movement) Lento
      Performer(s): Yashiro, Akio
      Performer(s): Yashiro, Akio
      Duration: 12:55
    • 23:08
      Title: Let's Get Lost
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank/Mchugh, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank/Mchugh, Jimmy
      Duration: 4:00
    • 23:21
      Title: Mombasa
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:24
      Title: Waving From Windows
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Duration: 4:12
    • 23:28
      Title: So Long Michael
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:31
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - Ii: Allemande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:37
    • 23:37
      Title: Sakura
      Performer(s): Yuquijiro Yocoh
      Performer(s): Yuquijiro Yocoh
      Duration: 5:23
    • 23:49
      Title: I Should Care
      Performer(s): Weston / Cahn / Stordahl
      Performer(s): Weston / Cahn / Stordahl
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:55
      Title: Stars
      Performer(s): Yangchen, Soname
      Performer(s): Yangchen, Soname
      Duration: 4:19
    • 23:59
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:01
      Title: Black Eyed Dog
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:11
      Title: Etude No.9
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:17
      Title: By The Ohio
      Performer(s): Shelley, Joan
      Performer(s): Shelley, Joan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:21
      Title: The Three Of Us
      Performer(s): Harper, Ben
      Performer(s): Harper, Ben
      Duration: 2:50
    • 00:23
      Title: Smiling Girl
      Performer(s): Flannery, Mick
      Performer(s): Flannery, Mick
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:28
      Title: String Quintet In G Major (2nd Movement) Intermezzo (Notturno)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:40
    • 00:32
      Title: Prelude No.6 In E Flat Major (Andante)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:23
    • 00:35
      Title: String Quartet In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 7:38
    • 00:43
      Title: Street Of Dreams
      Performer(s): Young / Lewis
      Performer(s): Young / Lewis
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:47
      Title: Hard Times
      Performer(s): Charles, Ray
      Performer(s): Charles, Ray
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:51
      Title: En Vous Attendant
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Duration: 3:15

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