The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Jan 25. Tonight, Eamonn links a little bit of Corsican chant; accordionist Frode Haltli; a solo jazz piano performance from 1973 that's been made available on the recent SteepleChase release "An Evening With Joe Albany"; a choir from Estonia, singing traditional fare; bluesman "T-Bone" Walker (pictured); award-winning vocalist Lauren Kinsella, guesting on a new CD by young trumpeter Laura Jurd; more from Ewan MacColl (see BLUE TUNES, below); movie music by Howard Shore; 2 x Bacharach/David; Robert Fripp with Theo Travis;  and harmonica-player Brendan Power. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 22 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Brazilian inspired music on The Blue of the Night with the spotlight on Antonio Carlos Jobim's music; bossa-nova sounds to inspire summer sunshine.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Ewan MacColl: January 19th - 25th

    Ewan MacColl – born Jimmy Miller in Salford – was a singer, songwriter, broadcaster, record producer, collector of folk music, political activist, newspaper editor, playwright and actor. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll listen to MacColl material interpreted by himself and others (including Christy Moore and the Unthanks).

    Click here to listen to a documentary on Ewan MacColl first broadcast on RTÉ in 1975.

    Tom Jobim Tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:09
      Title: Humdrum Blues
      Performer(s): Brown, Oscar
      Performer(s): Brown, Oscar
      Duration: 2:18
    • 22:11
      Title: Glory Box
      Performer(s): Barrow / Gibbons / Utley
      Performer(s): Barrow / Gibbons / Utley
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:28
      Title: Arrived At Upside Down
      Performer(s): Elsenburg, Tim
      Performer(s): Elsenburg, Tim
      Duration: 6:26
    • 22:34
      Title: Bye Bye Idi
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:38
      Title: Bats In The Attic
      Performer(s): Anderson, Kenny & Hopkins, Jon
      Performer(s): Anderson, Kenny & Hopkins, Jon
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:42
      Title: The Girl From Ipanema (Garota De Ipanema)
      Performer(s): Jobim/Demoraes/Gimbel
      Performer(s): Jobim/Demoraes/Gimbel
      Duration: 3:31
    • 22:47
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:56
      Title: Another Winter
      Performer(s): Bowness, Tim
      Performer(s): Bowness, Tim
      Duration: 5:17
    • 23:01
      Title: And Springtime Followed Summer
      Performer(s): Coughlan, Cathal
      Performer(s): Coughlan, Cathal
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:05
      Title: I See Your Face Before Me
      Performer(s): Dietz/Schwartz
      Performer(s): Dietz/Schwartz
      Duration: 5:15
    • 23:11
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Rihm, Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Rihm, Wolfgang
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:15
      Title: Sakura
      Performer(s): Yuquijiro Yocoh
      Performer(s): Yuquijiro Yocoh
      Duration: 5:23
    • 23:20
      Title: Waiting In Vain
      Performer(s): Marley, Bob
      Performer(s): Marley, Bob
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:26
      Title: Karyon
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:29
      Title: Lullaby For Isobel
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: 3epkano, Smiling Politely Records, Spr012
      Duration: 0:00
    • 23:33
      Title: Interlude
      Performer(s): Emerson, Keith
      Performer(s): Emerson, Keith
      Duration: 1:51
    • 23:36
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:44
      Title: Track 23
      Performer(s): Takemitsu, Toru
      Performer(s): Takemitsu, Toru
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:48
      Title: Desafinado
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Duration: 6:06
    • 23:54
      Title: Insensatez (How Insensitive)
      Performer(s): Jobim
      Performer(s): Jobim
      Duration: 3:38
    • 23:58
      Title: At The End Of The Day
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:02
      Title: No End
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Duration: 7:50
    • 00:10
      Title: Summa For Strings
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 4:00
    • 00:18
      Title: A La Maniere De Chabrier
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 2:45
    • 00:22
      Title: Here There And Everywhere
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:27
      Title: Across The Universe
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:43
    • 00:31
      Title: From Above
      Performer(s): Danielsson / Holknekt
      Performer(s): Danielsson / Holknekt
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:36
      Title: Coming Down
      Performer(s): Blake, Seamus
      Performer(s): Blake, Seamus
      Duration: 4:28
    • 00:40
      Title: I Hear A Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Fargos / Baker / Gasparre
      Performer(s): Fargos / Baker / Gasparre
      Duration: 2:47
    • 00:43
      Title: Nocturnes - I
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 3:42
    • 00:48
      Title: A La Grace De Toi
      Performer(s): Birkin
      Performer(s): Birkin
      Duration: 3:42
    • 00:51
      Title: Close (Variation 1)
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Duration: 2:58
    • 00:54
      Title: Water Music Ii
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 4:43

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