The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 25. This Friday night, we'll hear Ella Fitzgerald (pictured) in the company of Louis Armstrong; Amandine Savary perform a Bach toccata; singer-songwriters Roy Harper and William Fitzsimmons; new chamber jazz by Johannes Berauer; a selection from "Angel", a 2014 release from the pen of English composer Patrick Hawes; more from the recently-issued "Senses" (see BLUE TUNES, below); Anne Sophie Mutter's reading of Massenet's "Meditation"; a recent live recording by Gretchen Parlato, an award-winning singer from the US; and part of Mahler's sixth symphony. Join Eamonn at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 21 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 -

    Omar Sosa: April 21st - 27th

    As an 8-year-old, Omar Sosa studied percussion at his local conservatory. His piano-playing has its roots in Cuban music, with hints of Oscar Peterson, Chick Corea and Chopin. The Grammy-nominee recently recorded a contemplative, neo-classical solo CD while artist-in-residence in New York. Hear selections from the Senses album all this week on BLUE...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:02 p.m.
      Title: Track 13
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:14 p.m.
      Title: No Depression In Heaven
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 10:32 p.m.
      Title: Angel Eyes
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Performer(s): Brent / Dennis
      Duration: 0:05:12
    • 10:37 p.m.
      Title: Rubber Duck
      Performer(s): Robson, Phil
      Performer(s): Robson, Phil
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • 10:42 p.m.
      Title: Lumen Valossa
      Performer(s): Alakotila, Timo
      Performer(s): Alakotila, Timo
      Duration: 0:05:14
    • 10:47 p.m.
      Title: Amor Afoito
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 0:04:25
    • 10:52 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Guitar & Orchestra - Andantino E Andante - Cadenza
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 0:07:48
    • 11:00 p.m.
      Title: Prelude No.1 in E minor
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Duration: 0:04:47
    • 11:05 p.m.
      Title: Geordie (Child 209)
      Performer(s): Trad adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 0:03:47
    • 11:09 p.m.
      Title: Vokuró
      Performer(s): Sigurdardottir/Vidar
      Performer(s): Sigurdardottir/Vidar
      Duration: 0:03:29
    • 11:14 p.m.
      Title: Time Lapses
      Performer(s): Marconi Union
      Performer(s): Marconi Union
      Duration: 0:08:00
    • 11:47 p.m.
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: Blue Midnight
      Performer(s): Motian, Paul
      Performer(s): Motian, Paul
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:04 a.m.
      Title: Aminata Santoro
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani
      Duration: 0:06:58
    • 12:11 a.m.
      Title: All This Useless Beauty
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Duration: 0:03:54
    • 12:15 a.m.
      Title: A Coral Room
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 0:06:27
    • 12:21 a.m.
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:34 a.m.
      Title: Azure
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 0:02:51
    • 12:36 a.m.
      Title: The Other Woman
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Duration: 0:03:19
    • 12:39 a.m.
      Title: Rhubarb
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Duration: 0:07:59
    • 12:47 a.m.
      Title: Le banc songeur
      Performer(s): Hahn, Reynaldo
      Performer(s): Hahn, Reynaldo
      Duration: 0:03:00
    • 12:50 a.m.
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 0:03:45

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