The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Oct 19. Emil Gilels (pictured) was born on this day in 1916. On tonight's BLUE, he plays a well-known Beethoven piece; as does the Tokyo String Quartet; Eamonn also links duetting pianists Kevin Hays and Brad Mehldau; Peter Gabriel with Robert Fripp; business graduate-cum-oud-player Attab Haddad; we'll hear a new recording from Germany's Felice Sound Orchestra; Paris-based Jun Miyake; music by Welsh composer Stephen Goss; a rarity - flute featured in the Ellington Orchestra - from "the New Orleans Suite"; and Theo Bleckmann (see BLUE TUNES, below) sings a song that will be familiar to Marlene Dietrich fans. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 13 July 2013

    Listen

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    On the anniversary of Billie Holiday's death, Carl and Eamonn remember some of Lady Day's finest recordings: Billie with Lester Young, Teddy Wilson; and with string sections.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Franz Liszt: Oct  20th - 26th
     
    Fransz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, "The Blue Of The Night" features Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand. Join us any night between now and Sunday, from 10pm...
     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:07
      Title: Symphony No.3 (2nd Movement) Andante Pastorale
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 9:51
    • 22:16
      Title: Solid Air
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 6:01
    • 22:22
      Title: It All Starts Now
      Performer(s): Froden, Gabi
      Performer(s): Froden, Gabi
      Duration: 4:28
    • 22:27
      Title: The Farley Bridge
      Performer(s): Chisholm
      Performer(s): Chisholm
      Duration: 2:36
    • 22:30
      Title: Suite No.3 In D Major (2nd Movement) Air
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:35
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - Iv: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:04
    • 22:37
      Title: Bist Du Bei Mir
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:24
    • 22:41
      Title: When The Wind Begins To Sing
      Performer(s): Renbourn
      Performer(s): Renbourn
      Duration: 6:32
    • 22:52
      Title: Jive At Five
      Performer(s): Basie / Edison
      Performer(s): Basie / Edison
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:56
      Title: Black Clouds
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:02
      Title: Sehnsucht
      Performer(s): Ilg / Beethoven
      Performer(s): Ilg / Beethoven
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:05
      Title: Prélude
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:03
    • 23:08
      Title: The Cuckoo Of Glen Nephin
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:12
      Title: Long After The Music Is Gone
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Duration: 4:10
    • 23:16
      Title: String Quartet No.2 In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Non Lento
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:23
      Title: Melancolie
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:29
      Title: The Promise
      Performer(s): Eastwood / Mccormack
      Performer(s): Eastwood / Mccormack
      Duration: 5:37
    • 23:34
      Title: Did I Ever Really Live
      Performer(s): Sherman/Hague
      Performer(s): Sherman/Hague
      Duration: 4:54
    • 23:39
      Title: Space Travel
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:45
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 23:53
      Title: I Wanted A Child
      Performer(s): Jakszyk, Jakko
      Performer(s): Jakszyk, Jakko
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:58
      Title: Winter
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 5:57
    • 00:04
      Title: I Didn't Know What Time It Was
      Performer(s): Rodgers/Hart
      Performer(s): Rodgers/Hart
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:10
      Title: Buttons
      Performer(s): Rueckert, Jochen
      Performer(s): Rueckert, Jochen
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:18
      Title: Flow My Tears
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:18
    • 00:22
      Title: Prayers For Salvation - Iii: Sana Me Domine
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Duration: 2:54
    • 00:24
      Title: Outside Skoog
      Performer(s): Bjornstad, Ketil
      Performer(s): Bjornstad, Ketil
      Duration: 4:40
    • 00:30
      Title: Going Home
      Performer(s): Allen / Longworth
      Performer(s): Allen / Longworth
      Duration: 3:30
    • 00:33
      Title: Hamnataing
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:39
      Title: Flood Water
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Performer(s): Bibb, Eric
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:44
      Title: Real Time
      Performer(s): Tee, Richard
      Performer(s): Tee, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:49
      Title: Painted From Memory
      Performer(s): Bacharach / Costello
      Performer(s): Bacharach / Costello
      Duration: 4:25
    • 00:55
      Title: Sarabanda De Scriabin
      Performer(s): Brouwer, Leo
      Performer(s): Brouwer, Leo
      Duration: 3:44

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Latest Show

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule