The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    Feb 1. Chris Wood delivers the tale of a wise nobleman called "Lord Bateman"; Sandy Denny sings about the castle where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned; we'll also hear June Tabor's reading of "King Of Rome"; the second of "Tre Canti" by Ildebrando Pizzetti; singer-songwriters Kate Bush and John Martyn; 2 final selections from this week’s featured recording by Ryuichi Sakamoto and the Morelenbaums (see BLUE TUNES, below); a divertimento by Ture Rangstrom; a cover of Peter Green's "Albatross"; Norma Winstone's interpretation of a song by the late Mike Taylor; and a new recording of Mark Anthony Turnage's "Prayer For A Great Man". 10pm...

    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.

    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.

    Bilingua: February 2nd - 8th

    Last November, Gael Linn released "Bilingua" - a previously unreleased recording by the late Eithne Ní Uallacháin who tragically passed away in 1999. As a member of the trio Lá Lugh, Eithne forged new interpretations of Irish traditional singing. But with "Bilingua" she composed new material of her own - yet still deeply rooted in the tradition. It's under the Blue spotlight all this week.

     

    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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