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 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 -

    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

    • 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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