The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Dec 21. Tonight, we'll listen to a rare vocal turn by Zoot Sims; Beethoven for violin and cello; Galway's Bahh Band; Mark O'Connor's "Appalachia Waltz"; Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" re-invented by Duke Ellington; a text Theo Dorgan (pictured) wrote for a choral work by Howard Goodall; clarinettist (and more besides) Sean MacErlaine from "A Slender Song"; a selection from Jon Sanders' "Zoukelele" CD; organist Letizia Romiti performs a work by Bach; Nic Jones material, tackled by Belinda O'Hooley and Heidi Tidow; another selection from the latest Hilliard Ensemble CD (see BLUE TUNES, below); and "Greensleeves" played by California Guitar Trio. 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.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Hilliard Ensemble: December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including the latest recording "Transeamus".  It hang ups its music stands at year’s end after four remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of the Hilliards' masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation.

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland directed by Paul Hillier; and Heresy Record's The Wexford Carols - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary is joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

    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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