The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; solo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexis Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    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

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    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:17
      Title: Amor Afoito
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:21
      Title: Trauermusik For String Orchestra With Solo Viola
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 7:54
    • 22:29
      Title: Downside Up
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 4:07
    • 22:43
      Title: Still Close
      Performer(s): Wood, Oliver
      Performer(s): Wood, Oliver
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:47
      Title: One More Night
      Performer(s): Can
      Performer(s): Can
      Duration: 5:50
    • 22:52
      Title: Quando Me Sinto So
      Performer(s): Ribeiro/ Campos
      Performer(s): Ribeiro/ Campos
      Duration: 3:12
    • 22:57
      Title: Violin Concerto (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 13:21
    • 23:11
      Title: Mohair
      Performer(s): Carthy, Eliza
      Performer(s): Carthy, Eliza
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:14
      Title: It'll Happen
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:17
      Title: On Staddon Heights
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 7:49
    • 23:25
      Title: String Quartet In E Minor (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 8:03
    • 23:34
      Title: Black Is The Colour Of My True Love's Hair
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:39
      Title: Maré (Tide)
      Performer(s): Maranhao, Rodrigo
      Performer(s): Maranhao, Rodrigo
      Duration: 2:55
    • 23:41
      Title: Bilijana
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Duration: 4:52
    • 23:47
      Title: Ruby Tuesday
      Performer(s): Jagger/Richards
      Performer(s): Jagger/Richards
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:52
      Title: Little Bird
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 4:15
    • 23:56
      Title: No One Knows I'M Gone
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 2:26
    • 00:00
      Title: Piano Sonata No.12 (3rd Movement) Marcia Funebre
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:05
      Title: Moonlight Sonata
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:11
      Title: You Never Know
      Performer(s): Bailey, Benny
      Performer(s): Bailey, Benny
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:16
      Title: Free Soul
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Duration: 4:03
    • 00:21
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:26
      Title: Devotional 3
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Performer(s): Wilson, Ian
      Duration: 2:33
    • 00:28
      Title: Metamorfosi Di Violetta
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 5:12
    • 00:34
      Title: Rota
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:40
      Title: In Seculum "Breve"
      Performer(s): Bamberg Codex
      Performer(s): Bamberg Codex
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:42
      Title: Magnetized
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Duration: 2:52
    • 00:44
      Title: Sightly
      Performer(s): Dunlea, Paul
      Performer(s): Dunlea, Paul
      Duration: 6:17
    • 00:50
      Title: Unit 1
      Performer(s): Barwick, Julianna
      Performer(s): Barwick, Julianna
      Duration: 1:31
    • 00:52
      Title: Choral Pour Orgue - Nun Komm Der Heiden Heiland
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:36
    • 00:56
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - Iv: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:04

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