The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; solo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexis Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 16 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Bachianas Brasileiras is Heitor Vill-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 -

    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:54
      Title: Metamorphosis Four
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 7:21
    • 22:02
      Title: I'M Wishin'
      Performer(s): Brown, Lynn
      Performer(s): Brown, Lynn
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:05
      Title: The Bridge
      Performer(s): Jackson, Joe
      Performer(s): Jackson, Joe
      Duration: 6:14
    • 22:11
      Title: Hugo - The Thief
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 4:35
    • 22:16
      Title: House Of Flying Daggers
      Performer(s): Umebayashi, Shigeru
      Performer(s): Umebayashi, Shigeru
      Duration: 1:42
    • 22:17
      Title: The Beggar - Autumn
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Duration: 3:39
    • 22:27
      Title: Our Love Is Easy
      Performer(s): Gardot / Harris
      Performer(s): Gardot / Harris
      Duration: 5:44
    • 22:33
      Title: Piano Concerto In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:03
    • 22:41
      Title: Plainte Calme (Calm Lamentation)
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Duration: 3:18
    • 22:45
      Title: Sweet Baby James
      Performer(s): Taylor, James
      Performer(s): Taylor, James
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:52
      Title: Man Is The Baby
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Duration: 4:24
    • 22:56
      Title: Jazz Suite (Movement Iii) - Romance
      Performer(s): Holloway, Laurie
      Performer(s): Holloway, Laurie
      Duration: 2:04
    • 23:10
      Title: Brinquedo De Roda - Movement Ii - A Moda Da Carranquinha
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 2:38
    • 23:13
      Title: Prelude 2
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:15
      Title: Song Of The Black Swan
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 3:07
    • 23:19
      Title: Alfred Hitchcock's Polkas
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Duration: 4:45
    • 23:24
      Title: All I Want
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:27
      Title: Stepping Stone
      Performer(s): Duffy / Booker
      Performer(s): Duffy / Booker
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:32
      Title: El Noi De La Mere
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Performer(s): Traditional Catalan
      Duration: 3:47
    • 23:35
      Title: Chaplin
      Performer(s): Montague, Chris
      Performer(s): Montague, Chris
      Duration: 6:24
    • 23:42
      Title: Sonata No.45 In A Major (1st Movement) Introduzzione
      Performer(s): Weiss, Silvius Leopold
      Performer(s): Weiss, Silvius Leopold
      Duration: 5:50
    • 23:47
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (Ii) Andante
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 7:15
    • 23:55
      Title: Snow White
      Performer(s): Viljamaa, Milla
      Performer(s): Viljamaa, Milla
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:59
      Title: How Insensitive
      Performer(s): Gimbel / Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Gimbel / Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 3:21
    • 00:09
      Title: Maré (Tide)
      Performer(s): Maranhao, Rodrigo
      Performer(s): Maranhao, Rodrigo
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:12
      Title: Uncertain Weather
      Performer(s): Nah, Youn Sun
      Performer(s): Nah, Youn Sun
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:16
      Title: I: Adagio Sereno; Molto Espressivo E Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Rochberg, George
      Performer(s): Rochberg, George
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:20
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:27
      Title: I Married An Angel
      Performer(s): Rodgers / Hart
      Performer(s): Rodgers / Hart
      Duration: 3:52
    • 00:36
      Title: Piano Concerto No 3 In C Minor Op 37 - Movement Ii - Largo
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 9:13
    • 00:45
      Title: Vln Son In G (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 8:47

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