The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Oct 19. Emil Gilels (pictured) was born on this day in 1916. On tonight's BLUE, he plays a well-known Beethoven piece; as does the Tokyo String Quartet; Eamonn also links duetting pianists Kevin Hays and Brad Mehldau; Peter Gabriel with Robert Fripp; business graduate-cum-oud-player Attab Haddad; we'll hear a new recording from Germany's Felice Sound Orchestra; Paris-based Jun Miyake; music by Welsh composer Stephen Goss; a rarity - flute featured in the Ellington Orchestra - from "the New Orleans Suite"; and Theo Bleckmann (see BLUE TUNES, below) sings a song that will be familiar to Marlene Dietrich fans. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 28 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 -

    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: Track 06
      Performer(s): Soyer, Alice
      Performer(s): Soyer, Alice
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Alone
      Performer(s): Fitkin, Graham
      Performer(s): Fitkin, Graham
      Duration: 2:43
    • 22:16
      Title: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:46
    • 22:25
      Title: Betty Barnes'
      Performer(s): Milroy, Jed
      Performer(s): Milroy, Jed
      Duration: 2:20
    • 22:27
      Title: Alfie's Theme Differently
      Performer(s): Rollins, Sonny
      Performer(s): Rollins, Sonny
      Duration: 3:59
    • 22:33
      Title: Romance In G Major
      Performer(s): Svendsen, Johan
      Performer(s): Svendsen, Johan
      Duration: 7:09
    • 22:39
      Title: Track 15
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:43
      Title: The End Of The Rainbow
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:47
      Title: John The Revelator
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:46
    • 22:50
      Title: Everything Is Free
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Duration: 5:03
    • 22:55
      Title: The Dreamer
      Performer(s): Jobim / Lees
      Performer(s): Jobim / Lees
      Duration: 2:48
    • 23:03
      Title: Violin Concerto In B Minor (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 11:07
    • 23:14
      Title: Wallflower
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Duration: 2:41
    • 23:16
      Title: Stack O'Lee Blues
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:15
    • 23:19
      Title: Dream
      Performer(s): Priscilla Ahn
      Performer(s): Priscilla Ahn
      Duration: 3:47
    • 23:24
      Title: View From The Drawbridge
      Performer(s): Westbrook, Mike
      Performer(s): Westbrook, Mike
      Duration: 8:57
    • 23:34
      Title: That Certain Feeling
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 1:51
    • 23:36
      Title: Childmoon Smile
      Performer(s): Copland, Marc
      Performer(s): Copland, Marc
      Duration: 6:54
    • 23:43
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 (3rd Movement) Nottilucente
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Duration: 9:22
    • 23:52
      Title: Fleur De Mandragore
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Gilchrist
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Gilchrist
      Duration: 2:52
    • 23:55
      Title: Speak Low
      Performer(s): Nash / Weill
      Performer(s): Nash / Weill
      Duration: 5:45
    • 00:00
      Title: My Youth
      Performer(s): Wold, Steve
      Performer(s): Wold, Steve
      Duration: 2:40
    • 00:04
      Title: Sanz Cuer M'En Vois
      Performer(s): De Machaut, Guillaume
      Performer(s): De Machaut, Guillaume
      Duration: 1:47
    • 00:06
      Title: String Quartet No.6 In F Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 7:30
    • 00:14
      Title: Nocturne 'Cats On The Roof' Andante
      Performer(s): Dohnanyi, Erno
      Performer(s): Dohnanyi, Erno
      Duration: 4:13
    • 00:19
      Title: Inutil Paisagem
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Oliveira
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Oliveira
      Duration: 4:53
    • 00:24
      Title: O Grande Amor
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Music For Miriam
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 5:04
    • 00:33
      Title: The Book Of Love
      Performer(s): Merritt, Stephen
      Performer(s): Merritt, Stephen
      Duration: 3:59
    • 00:38
      Title: Talk About Suffering
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:41
      Title: Maykomashmalon
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:49
      Title: All The Things You Are
      Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:55
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 3:45

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