The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; dolo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexi Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 30 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 -

    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:08
      Title: Birds
      Performer(s): Torrini, Emiliana
      Performer(s): Torrini, Emiliana
      Duration: 6:38
    • 22:15
      Title: Quintet In G Minor I. Prelude (Lento)
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 4:50
    • 22:19
      Title: Serenade No.12 "Nacht Music" (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:25
      Title: Deusa Do Amor (Goddess Of Love)
      Performer(s): Poesia/Farias
      Performer(s): Poesia/Farias
      Duration: 5:12
    • 22:31
      Title: Blue In Green
      Performer(s): Davis, Miles
      Performer(s): Davis, Miles
      Duration: 6:37
    • 22:38
      Title: Willie's Lady (Child 6)
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 6:33
    • 22:44
      Title: Sweet Savior's Arms
      Performer(s): De Lisle, Grey
      Performer(s): De Lisle, Grey
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:48
      Title: Ballad Of Grey Weather
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:52
      Title: Trollmors Vuggesang
      Performer(s): Homberg, Margit
      Performer(s): Homberg, Margit
      Duration: 3:28
    • 22:55
      Title: Si Dormiero
      Performer(s): Isaac, Heinrich
      Performer(s): Isaac, Heinrich
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:06
      Title: Out Of Nowhere
      Performer(s): Heyman / Green
      Performer(s): Heyman / Green
      Duration: 7:00
    • 23:14
      Title: Last Spring
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:49
    • 23:19
      Title: Sonata For Arpeggione And Piano In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:28
      Title: You Want What You Can't Have
      Performer(s): Wojciechowski, John
      Performer(s): Wojciechowski, John
      Duration: 5:48
    • 23:35
      Title: After The Goldrush
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 4:25
    • 23:39
      Title: Track 09
      Performer(s): Halves
      Performer(s): Halves
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:43
      Title: Nothing Compares 2 U
      Composer: Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Duration: 6:33
    • 23:50
      Title: Guitar Concerto In A Major Op. 30 - Movement Ii - Andantino Sici
      Performer(s): Giuliani, Mauro
      Performer(s): Giuliani, Mauro
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:57
      Title: The Dream
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:04
      Title: Everybody Cryin' Mercy
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 2:58
    • 00:06
      Title: The Briar And The Rose
      Performer(s): Waits / Brennan
      Performer(s): Waits / Brennan
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:17
      Title: Adagio Maestoso
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:21
      Title: Somewhere Near Cluj
      Performer(s): Anderson, Julian
      Performer(s): Anderson, Julian
      Duration: 1:50
    • 00:24
      Title: The Reaper
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:00
    • 00:25
      Title: Watching Shadows
      Performer(s): Surman / Krog
      Performer(s): Surman / Krog
      Duration: 5:35
    • 00:31
      Title: A New Scotch Tune
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 1:36
    • 00:43
      Title: Do It Again
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:44
      Title: Fugue In Eb Major
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:17
    • 00:50
      Title: I - Pavane De La Belle Au Bois Dormant
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 1:35
    • 00:53
      Title: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 5:59

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