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    August 29. This Saturday night, we've lined up birthday boy Bennie Maupin with his European quartet featuring pianist Michal Tokaj; some Grieg, on a recording by the WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne; American blues artist Selwyn Birchwood, in advance of his appearance in Monaghan early next month; a "ladylike" Miriam Klein (the singer has just been re-issued on MPS); a solo guitar performance by José Luis Montón; Irish drummer Kevin Lawlor, from his new release "Eight"; the ambient strains of keyboard-player Steve Roach; more from Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below); Chet Baker (pictured), singing Rodgers & Hart; Vladimir Martynov's choral work "Six Songs"; young Irish guitarist Paul Meehan, from "The Lower Road"; the late Michael Garrick, recorded with Ian Carr and Don Rendell; and Martin Tourish's newly-available "The Seventh Degree (Of Irish Romanticism)". Please note a 10:05pm 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 -

    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

    • 21:54
      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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