The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    August 1. This Saturday night, we listen to nocturnes by John Field, Scriabin, Chopin, and James MacMillan (see BLUE TUNES, below); Eileen Keane sings about an "Ink Blue Scarf"; Gil Evans (pictured) delivers a "Spoonful" of Willie Dixon; Herbie Hancock performs a Ravel piano concerto; Lisa O'Neill, Joni Mitchell, Chuck Berry and Bob Dylan have trains on their mind; Madeleine Peyroux muses on the subject of being a "Superhero"; there's an elegy by Martin Tourish; symphonic Honegger; and the NDR Big Band directed by Michael Gibbs. 10:05pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 21 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 27th - August 3rd: Nocturnes

    They are described as a single-movement character piece usually written for solo piano. First created by Irishman John Field (pictured) – forever associated with Frederic Chopin - but the list of nocturne composers is extensive. We’ll draw from that list all week – the dictionary defines them as “inspired by, or evocative of, the night”. Nocturnes - the perfect fit for The Blue Of The Night.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Piano Concerto In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:03
    • 22:11
      Title: Sonata No. 3 In F Minor Op. 5 - Movement Iv - Intermezzo (Ruckbl
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:57
    • 22:16
      Title: Talisman
      Performer(s): Dunckel / Godin
      Performer(s): Dunckel / Godin
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:23
      Title: Silent Worship
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:27
      Title: La Valse Des Jonglemonts (The Pensive Waltz)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:50
    • 22:30
      Title: Badai Na Scadan (The Herring Boats0
      Performer(s): Mcsherry, John
      Performer(s): Mcsherry, John
      Duration: 2:51
    • 22:32
      Title: Song To A Seagull
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 4:06
    • 22:37
      Title: Cantata - 7. A Lyke Wake Dirge
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 2:34
    • 22:39
      Title: Elegie
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 5:51
    • 22:45
      Title: Wildwood Flower
      Performer(s): Carter, A. P.
      Performer(s): Carter, A. P.
      Duration: 3:50
    • 22:48
      Title: House Ceilidh
      Performer(s): Diver, Gerry
      Performer(s): Diver, Gerry
      Duration: 5:45
    • 22:54
      Title: The High Drive
      Performer(s): Duncan, Gordon
      Performer(s): Duncan, Gordon
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:03
      Title: The Fields
      Performer(s): Blake / Westbrook
      Performer(s): Blake / Westbrook
      Duration: 5:21
    • 23:18
      Title: Lydia's Crush
      Performer(s): Jacob, Christian
      Performer(s): Jacob, Christian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: String Quartet No.4 In E Minor (3rd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:31
      Title: Temwani
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 2:08
    • 23:33
      Title: Oh Babe, It Ain't No Lie
      Performer(s): Cotten, Elizabeth
      Performer(s): Cotten, Elizabeth
      Duration: 2:22
    • 23:35
      Title: Des Caramels Pour Eva
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:39
      Title: Ballad Of The Soldier's Wife
      Performer(s): Brecht / Weill
      Performer(s): Brecht / Weill
      Duration: 4:41
    • 23:43
      Title: August
      Performer(s): Winther, Jens
      Performer(s): Winther, Jens
      Duration: 8:25
    • 23:52
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 23:59
      Title: Love Theme From Cinema Paradiso
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:03
    • 00:03
      Title: Thoka
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Album: Puzzle
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:07
      Title: Milonga En Re
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 4:38
    • 00:12
      Title: In The Evening (It's So Hard To Tell Who's Going To Love You The
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:17
      Title: Ballad Of Grey Weather
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:21
      Title: Blue In Tunisia
      Performer(s): Yamamoto, Eri
      Performer(s): Yamamoto, Eri
      Duration: 6:25
    • 00:28
      Title: Cornucopia A Sheaf Of Miniatures Op.95 (3rd Movement) Poco Adagi
      Performer(s): Dunhill, Thomas
      Performer(s): Dunhill, Thomas
      Duration: 2:48
    • 00:31
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Major - Prélude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:08
    • 00:34
      Title: That Certain Feeling
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 1:51
    • 00:36
      Title: Birchwood Beaker
      Performer(s): Kate Stables
      Performer(s): Kate Stables
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:40
      Title: Some Other Time
      Performer(s): Comden/Green/Bernstein
      Performer(s): Comden/Green/Bernstein
      Duration: 6:31
    • 00:46
      Title: Spike Driver Blues
      Performer(s): Hurt, John 'Mississipi'
      Performer(s): Hurt, John 'Mississipi'
      Duration: 3:43
    • 00:50
      Title: Six Little Pieces For Piano - Vi. Sehr Langsam
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:51
      Title: Timothy Grub
      Performer(s): Bunyan
      Performer(s): Bunyan
      Duration: 3:30
    • 00:54
      Title: I'Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face
      Performer(s): Lerner / Loewe
      Performer(s): Lerner / Loewe
      Duration: 4:32

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