The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 27. The surname Granados - we're told - translates from the Spanish as "distinguished". On Sunday's BLUE, we'll listen to 2 distinguished pieces of music by Enrique Granados, who was born in Spain on this very day in 1867. Also coming our way tonight, new jazz from Hamburg guitarist Andreas Dopp; a selection from a new recording of Prokofiev violin sonatas by Alina Ibragimova and Steven Osborne; a sample from the 2014 debut CD by German trumpeter Benny Brown; choral octet voces 8, from the newly-issued "Eventide"; more Piazzolla featuring bandonéon-player Pablo Mainetti; jazz singer/songwriter Karen Mantler; the final two recordings of the week by Talich Quartet (see BLUE TUNES, below); and ECM artist Maria Pia De Vito with Francois Couturier, Anja Lechner and Michele Rabbia. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 5 July 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 -

    Talich Quartet: July 21st - 27th

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939 .His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue.

    Picture by David Goldman

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:01
      Title: Sore Point
      Performer(s): Newman, Chris
      Performer(s): Newman, Chris
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:04
      Title: Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Chaconne: Body Through
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 11:04
    • 22:19
      Title: Willie Of Winsbury (Child 100)
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 6:06
    • 22:25
      Title: Barbara's Theme
      Performer(s): Mandel, Johnny
      Performer(s): Mandel, Johnny
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:31
      Title: Empty Tables
      Performer(s): Van Heusen, Jimmy/Mercer, Johnny
      Performer(s): Van Heusen, Jimmy/Mercer, Johnny
      Duration: 3:14
    • 22:34
      Title: Brushwork
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:40
      Title: Dixtuor Op. 14 - Movement Ii - Moderement
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 7:20
    • 22:47
      Title: String Quartet No.3 In D Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 5:36
    • 22:58
      Title: Mary
      Performer(s): Neilson, Roddy
      Performer(s): Neilson, Roddy
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:02
      Title: Parting
      Performer(s): Lang, Stephan Noel
      Performer(s): Lang, Stephan Noel
      Duration: 6:22
    • 23:08
      Title: Avalanche
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:13
    • 23:15
      Title: I- Prelude A La Nuit
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 5:26
    • 23:20
      Title: Good Night
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:24
      Title: I Just Don´T Know What To Do With Myself
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Duration: 4:12
    • 23:28
      Title: Prelude (Melody No.17)
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 2:29
    • 23:30
      Title: Idttywlm
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Duration: 4:21
    • 23:35
      Title: Street Dance
      Performer(s): Roach, Max
      Performer(s): Roach, Max
      Duration: 5:36
    • 23:40
      Title: Spring Dance
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Duration: 5:15
    • 23:47
      Title: Fantaisie - Andantino
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 2:20
    • 23:49
      Title: Follow, Follow
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:54
      Title: Cadence And Cascade
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:59
      Title: Starless
      Performer(s): Cross/Fripp/Wetton/Palmer-James
      Performer(s): Cross/Fripp/Wetton/Palmer-James
      Duration: 6:15
    • 00:06
      Title: Saburi
      Performer(s): Samawatie, Cymin
      Performer(s): Samawatie, Cymin
      Duration: 5:46
    • 00:11
      Title: Chilling Of The Evening
      Performer(s): Guthrie, Arlo
      Performer(s): Guthrie, Arlo
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:15
      Title: Prayers For Salvation - I. Virgo Benedicta
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Duration: 3:02
    • 00:18
      Title: The Red Violin
      Performer(s): Corigliano, John
      Performer(s): Corigliano, John
      Duration: 1:48
    • 00:20
      Title: Solitude
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:25
      Title: Chelsea Bridge
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 7:30
    • 00:34
      Title: I'M Glad There Is You
      Performer(s): Dorsey / Mertz
      Performer(s): Dorsey / Mertz
      Duration: 3:33
    • 00:39
      Title: Zhavoronok 'The Lark'
      Performer(s): Glinka, Mikhail
      Performer(s): Glinka, Mikhail
      Duration: 4:12
    • 00:43
      Title: Des Pas Sur La Neige
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:47
      Title: Origin Of Stars
      Performer(s): Kristmanson, Kyrie
      Performer(s): Kristmanson, Kyrie
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:50
      Title: Empty Spaces
      Performer(s): Gauthier / Keys
      Performer(s): Gauthier / Keys
      Duration: 3:58
    • 00:54
      Title: Sorgen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:58
      Title: Study I
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:01

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