The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 29 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    All this week Carl and Eamonn are featuring recordings by the Grammy-winning American singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III (including "The Grammy Song"!).

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:03
      Title: Zajdi, Zajdi
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Duration: 5:34
    • 22:09
      Title: Open These Bars
      Performer(s): Taylor, Otis
      Performer(s): Taylor, Otis
      Duration: 6:44
    • 22:15
      Title: An Ending Of Sorts
      Performer(s): Jackson, Sam
      Performer(s): Jackson, Sam
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:20
      Title: Serenade No.10 "Gran Partita", (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:25
      Title: Symphony No.3 (3rd Movement, Extract)
      Performer(s): Elgar And Payne
      Performer(s): Elgar And Payne
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:30
      Title: Bamba
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Duration: 6:14
    • 22:36
      Title: Sad Story
      Performer(s): Cooder, Ry
      Performer(s): Cooder, Ry
      Duration: 2:52
    • 22:39
      Title: Let's Get Lost
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank/Mchugh, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank/Mchugh, Jimmy
      Duration: 4:00
    • 22:43
      Title: If I Were A Bell
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Duration: 3:01
    • 22:46
      Title: Seaside (Adagio)
      Performer(s): Piston, Walter
      Performer(s): Piston, Walter
      Duration: 7:02
    • 22:59
      Title: Situacoes Triangulares
      Performer(s): Almeida, Hernani
      Performer(s): Almeida, Hernani
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:03
      Title: Track 11
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:07
      Title: Aeronaut
      Performer(s): Jurjendal, Robert
      Performer(s): Jurjendal, Robert
      Duration: 2:15
    • 23:10
      Title: I - De L'Aube A Midi Sur La Mer
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 8:34
    • 23:22
      Title: Skylark (Alternate Version)
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Mercer
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Mercer
      Duration: 4:19
    • 23:26
      Title: Descriptions Automatiques - Sur Un Lanterne
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:55
    • 23:31
      Title: Poems From Tang Song Of The Chin
      Performer(s): Zhou Long
      Performer(s): Zhou Long
      Duration: 8:34
    • 23:43
      Title: 1941
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:45
      Title: Calder
      Performer(s): Hersch, Fred
      Performer(s): Hersch, Fred
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:51
      Title: Alonso's Serenade
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Duration: 2:47
    • 23:53
      Title: Piano Concerto No 3 In C Minor Op 37 - Movement Ii - Largo
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 9:13
    • 00:03
      Title: Gtr Son In E K32
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 2:29
    • 00:06
      Title: The Priest
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:42
    • 00:11
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Fullbrook, Hollie
      Performer(s): Fullbrook, Hollie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:16
      Title: The Astounding Eyes Of Rita
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 8:56
    • 00:25
      Title: String Quartet No.4 In E Minor (3rd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:32
      Title: O Lux
      Performer(s): Preston, Thomas
      Performer(s): Preston, Thomas
      Duration: 2:36
    • 00:35
      Title: Emma's Lullabye
      Performer(s): Detor, Krista
      Performer(s): Detor, Krista
      Duration: 2:29
    • 00:37
      Title: Fireflies
      Performer(s): Grant, John
      Performer(s): Grant, John
      Duration: 3:57
    • 00:53
      Title: Carry (Variation On Debussy's Girl With The Flaxen Hair)
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 4:22

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