The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    On Saturday’s BLUE, Alfred Brendel performs Beethoven’s “Emperor” concerto; we hear a 20 something jazz pianist from Havana called Alfredo Rodriguez; the late Agnes Bernelle; symphonic Shostakovich; Steve Cooney's take on "Well Below The Valley"; bossa nova Beatles; Andy Irvine's bouzouki; there's a Chinese folk melody that asks "When Will The Acacia Bloom?"; singer-songwriters Fred Neil, Harry Nilsson and Gavin Ryan; 2 Mendelssohn compositions; Courtney Pine's "Amazing Grace" (for bass clarinet); violinist/composer Claudia Schwab; movie music by Dario Marianelli (pictured); Iceland's Amiina; and 2 more Memphis Slim recordings (see BLUE TUNES, below). Note a 10:10pm start (approx) tonight...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 7 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Contemporary Slovak composer Vladimír Godár is in the spotlight. Join Carl and Eamonn on the Blue as they play extracts from his Cantata "Mater", film scores and transcriptions.

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    August 31st - September 6th: Memphis Slim

    Peter "Memphis Slim" Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:02
      Title: Lucky Thirteen
      Performer(s): Mayock, Emer
      Performer(s): Mayock, Emer
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:07
      Title: At Seventeen
      Performer(s): Ian, Janis
      Performer(s): Ian, Janis
      Duration: 4:57
    • 22:12
      Title: Thirteen
      Performer(s): Chilton / Bell
      Performer(s): Chilton / Bell
      Duration: 2:58
    • 22:15
      Title: Violin Sonata No.5 In F Major ?Spring? (2nd Movement) Adagio Mol
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:21
    • 22:21
      Title: Pno Concerto No.5 "Emperor" (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:02
    • 22:29
      Title: The Preacher
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:35
      Title: Rain Shadow
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Duration: 1:51
    • 22:38
      Title: Lost In The Stars
      Performer(s): Anderson / Weill
      Performer(s): Anderson / Weill
      Duration: 4:11
    • 22:42
      Title: Adagio For Oboe, Cello, Organ And Strings
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Duration: 9:03
    • 22:51
      Title: Seafaring Man
      Performer(s): Swan, Martin
      Performer(s): Swan, Martin
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:56
      Title: Swedish
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:25
    • 23:01
      Title: The Garden (Vii)
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: Suite For Two Violins (Vii) Con Moto
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:08
      Title: Lotus Blossom
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 5:15
    • 23:13
      Title: Amber Captive
      Performer(s): Towner/Peacock
      Performer(s): Towner/Peacock
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:18
      Title: Sorrows Of The Moon
      Performer(s): Sroka, Brett
      Performer(s): Sroka, Brett
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:23
      Title: Pynt
      Performer(s): Hukkelberg
      Performer(s): Hukkelberg
      Duration: 6:02
    • 23:29
      Title: Anna Dixie
      Performer(s): Waterson, Lal
      Performer(s): Waterson, Lal
      Duration: 3:56
    • 23:34
      Title: Symphony No. 1 - Part 2
      Performer(s): Simpson, Robert
      Performer(s): Simpson, Robert
      Duration: 5:43
    • 23:39
      Title: Tromba Lontana
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 4:34
    • 23:44
      Title: Self-Portrait In Three Colours
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 3:25
    • 23:47
      Title: You've Changed
      Performer(s): Carey / Fischer
      Performer(s): Carey / Fischer
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:50
      Title: The River
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:55
      Title: I Know It's Over
      Performer(s): Morrissey/ Marr
      Performer(s): Morrissey/ Marr
      Duration: 6:43
    • 00:01
      Title: Couldn't Love You More
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:31
    • 00:05
      Title: Saturday Sun
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:10
      Title: Sonata K466 In F Minor
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 7:39
    • 00:18
      Title: Nocturnal - I. Musingly
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 2:36
    • 00:20
      Title: Angels Of Ashes
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Duration: 4:36
    • 00:25
      Title: Piano Tune
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Duration: 1:55
    • 00:26
      Title: I Mine Kate Ungumsdagar (In My Reckless Youthful Days)
      Performer(s): Arr Andrew Smith
      Performer(s): Arr Andrew Smith
      Duration: 3:56
    • 00:30
      Title: The Needle And The Damage Done
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 7:33
    • 00:38
      Title: One In A Million
      Performer(s): Wood/ Lupton
      Performer(s): Wood/ Lupton
      Duration: 9:00
    • 00:47
      Title: Leather And Lace
      Performer(s): Hazlewood, Lee
      Performer(s): Hazlewood, Lee
      Duration: 4:19
    • 00:51
      Title: Cycle Two: Trio
      Performer(s): David Darling
      Performer(s): David Darling
      Duration: 5:45
    • 00:57
      Title: The Stolen Child
      Performer(s): Yeats / Fowler
      Performer(s): Yeats / Fowler
      Duration: 2:42

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