The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 25. This Friday night, we'll hear Ella Fitzgerald (pictured) in the company of Louis Armstrong; Amandine Savary perform a Bach toccata; singer-songwriters Roy Harper and William Fitzsimmons; new chamber jazz by Johannes Berauer; a selection from "Angel", a 2014 release from the pen of English composer Patrick Hawes; more from the recently-issued "Senses" (see BLUE TUNES, below); Anne Sophie Mutter's reading of Massenet's "Meditation"; a recent live recording by Gretchen Parlato, an award-winning singer from the US; and part of Mahler's sixth symphony. Join Eamonn at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 26 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Once strings collaborators for Sigur Ros, Amiina, a sextet from Iceland are under the Blue Tunes spotlight including their latest release The Lighthouse Project

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Omar Sosa: April 21st - 27th

    As an 8-year-old, Omar Sosa studied percussion at his local conservatory. His piano-playing has its roots in Cuban music, with hints of Oscar Peterson, Chick Corea and Chopin. The Grammy-nominee recently recorded a contemplative, neo-classical solo CD while artist-in-residence in New York. Hear selections from the Senses album all this week on BLUE...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:17 p.m.
      Title: Amor Afoito
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 0:04:25
    • 10:21 p.m.
      Title: Trauermusik for string orchestra with solo viola
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 0:07:54
    • 10:29 p.m.
      Title: Downside Up
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 10:43 p.m.
      Title: Still Close
      Performer(s): Wood, Oliver
      Performer(s): Wood, Oliver
      Duration: 0:03:54
    • 10:47 p.m.
      Title: One More Night
      Performer(s): Can
      Performer(s): Can
      Duration: 0:05:50
    • 10:52 p.m.
      Title: Quando Me Sinto So
      Performer(s): Ribeiro/ Campos
      Performer(s): Ribeiro/ Campos
      Duration: 0:03:12
    • 10:57 p.m.
      Title: Violin Concerto (3rd movement)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:13:21
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: Mohair
      Performer(s): Carthy, Eliza
      Performer(s): Carthy, Eliza
      Duration: 0:03:16
    • 11:14 p.m.
      Title: It'll Happen
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Duration: 0:03:21
    • 11:17 p.m.
      Title: On Staddon Heights
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 0:07:49
    • 11:25 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet in E Minor (3rd movement)
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:08:03
    • 11:34 p.m.
      Title: Black Is The Colour Of My True Love'S Hair
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:04:56
    • 11:39 p.m.
      Title: Maré (Tide)
      Performer(s): Maranhao, Rodrigo
      Performer(s): Maranhao, Rodrigo
      Duration: 0:02:55
    • 11:41 p.m.
      Title: Bilijana
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 11:47 p.m.
      Title: Ruby Tuesday
      Performer(s): Jagger/Richards
      Performer(s): Jagger/Richards
      Duration: 0:04:46
    • 11:52 p.m.
      Title: Little Bird
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 0:04:15
    • 11:56 p.m.
      Title: No One Knows I'm Gone
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 0:02:26
    • 12:00 a.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata No.12 (3rd Movement) Marcia Funebre
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:06:14
    • 12:05 a.m.
      Title: Moonlight Sonata
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 12:11 a.m.
      Title: You Never Know
      Performer(s): Bailey, Benny
      Performer(s): Bailey, Benny
      Duration: 0:05:56
    • 12:16 a.m.
      Title: Free Soul
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Duration: 0:04:03
    • 12:21 a.m.
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:26 a.m.
      Title: Devotional 3
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Duration: 0:02:33
    • 12:28 a.m.
      Title: Metamorfosi di Violetta
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 0:05:12
    • 12:34 a.m.
      Title: Rota
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 0:06:07
    • 12:40 a.m.
      Title: In seculum "Breve"
      Performer(s): Bamberg Codex
      Performer(s): Bamberg Codex
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:42 a.m.
      Title: Magnetized
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • 12:44 a.m.
      Title: Sightly
      Performer(s): Dunlea, Paul
      Performer(s): Dunlea, Paul
      Duration: 0:06:17
    • 12:50 a.m.
      Title: Unit 1
      Performer(s): Barwick, Julianna
      Performer(s): Barwick, Julianna
      Duration: 0:01:31
    • 12:52 a.m.
      Title: Choral pour orgue - Nun komm der Heiden Heiland
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:04:36
    • 12:56 a.m.
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - IV: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:03:04

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