The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Oct 25. On Saturday's BLUE, Eamonn links a piece that Arvo Part wrote in memory of an Estonian President; Charles Lloyd, in advance of his mid-November appearance in Dublin's National Concert Hall; singer-songwriters Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt and - you might say - an almost blue Elvis Costello (pictured); American jazz guitarist Corey Christiansen; part of Liszt's "Sposalizio" (see BLUE TUNES, below); legendary New Orleans blues singer-cum-pianist Professor Longhair; a selection from the new CD by Danish folk artists Trio Mio; symphonic Mendelssohn; a three saxophone performance of original music by Frank Van Der Kooij; and Stina Nordenstam with Vangelis. 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.

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    Franz Liszt: Oct  20th - 26th
     
    Fransz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, "The Blue Of The Night" features Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand. Join us any night between now and Sunday, from 10pm...
     

    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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