The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Feb 27.  Tonight's BLUE includes a recent batch of ECM releases, including kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; Charlie Haden, Paul Motian and Keith Jarrett recorded in Hamburg back in 1974; a posthumous title from Canadian flugelhorn-player Kenny Wheeler; Eberhard Weber (pictured), playing an electric double bass of his own design; and saxophonist Chris Potter. We'll also hear original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); harpist Caitrin Finch; part of Hans Zimmer's "Interstellar" soundtrack; vintage Factory Records fare by Vini Reilly; a harmonica quartet from Finland; singer-songwriters David Sylvian and Tori Amos; the Danish String Quartet; and folk artist Eliza Carthy. 10pm start...

    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 -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber 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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