The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    August 28. Tonight, we shall listen to a sample from the new CD by accordionist/composer Martin Tourish; a live recording of Witold Lutoslawski's concerto for piano and orchestra by the Berlin Philharmonic; another sneak preview of "For One To Love" by Cécile McLorin Salvant, on the day the singer turns 26; we'll hear the Savalls - Jordi, his wife Montserrat Figueras and their daughter Arianna; more from the pen of Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below);an "always hopeful" Shrikant Sriram; Sandy Denny (pictured), on the quiet joys of brotherhood; a funeral march and elegy - part of the third movement from Benjamin Godard's  first piano concerto; Sligo's No Crows performs Eddie Lee's "Dolmen Dance"; Mulligan and Getz play a ballad by Gerry; and there will also be a Shostakovich chamber symphony aired. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 23 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 -

    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

    • 22:04
      Title: Evening In Paris
      Performer(s): Jones, Quincy
      Performer(s): Jones, Quincy
      Duration: 4:24
    • 22:08
      Title: Paris Heights
      Performer(s): Kinch, Soweto
      Performer(s): Kinch, Soweto
      Duration: 8:13
    • 22:30
      Title: Boots Of Spanish Leather
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 6:04
    • 22:36
      Title: Louisiana Blues
      Performer(s): Chenier, Clifton
      Performer(s): Chenier, Clifton
      Duration: 3:50
    • 22:39
      Title: Histoire De Molly
      Performer(s): Segal, Vincent
      Performer(s): Segal, Vincent
      Duration: 5:45
    • 22:45
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:58
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Faulkner, Newton
      Performer(s): Faulkner, Newton
      Duration: 1:52
    • 23:00
      Title: Dear Prudence
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 4:50
    • 23:04
      Title: Queen Of Scots
      Performer(s): Baird, Edward
      Performer(s): Baird, Edward
      Duration: 1:58
    • 23:06
      Title: Corcovado (Quiet Nights)
      Performer(s): Jobim / Lees
      Performer(s): Jobim / Lees
      Duration: 5:29
    • 23:12
      Title: Once I Loved (O Amor N Paz)
      Performer(s): Jobim
      Performer(s): Jobim
      Duration: 3:50
    • 23:16
      Title: Elevazione For Cello And Oboe
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Duration: 8:08
    • 23:28
      Title: Accidental Music
      Performer(s): Leslie
      Performer(s): Leslie
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:31
      Title: Poison Tree
      Performer(s): Orton, Beth/ William Blake
      Performer(s): Orton, Beth/ William Blake
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:36
      Title: Old Light
      Performer(s): Cutting Andy
      Performer(s): Cutting Andy
      Duration: 2:07
    • 23:39
      Title: Bayrum
      Performer(s): Bonacina, Céline
      Performer(s): Bonacina, Céline
      Duration: 4:25
    • 23:43
      Title: Since Then
      Performer(s): Arguelles, Julian
      Performer(s): Arguelles, Julian
      Duration: 7:26
    • 23:51
      Title: Moonlight Sonata
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:55
      Title: Solitary Moon
      Performer(s): Mandel / Bergman / Bergman
      Performer(s): Mandel / Bergman / Bergman
      Duration: 5:21
    • 00:09
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:19
      Title: A Great Divide
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Duration: 6:33
    • 00:25
      Title: Starving Soul
      Performer(s): Wallumrod, Susanna K.
      Performer(s): Wallumrod, Susanna K.
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:29
      Title: Is This It?
      Performer(s): Walsh, Kate
      Performer(s): Walsh, Kate
      Duration: 4:11
    • 00:33
      Title: Full Fathom Five
      Performer(s): Carr, Ian
      Performer(s): Carr, Ian
      Duration: 5:41
    • 00:41
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Sanborn, David
      Performer(s): Sanborn, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:47
      Title: Track 11
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:51
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Duration: 3:45

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