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 Sunday 28 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    American composer Eric Whitacre is one of the most performed composers of his generation. Settings include Yeats and Kipling. His work is in the spotlight this week on Blue.

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    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

    • 10:01 p.m.
      Title: Rococo Zephyr
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Duration: 0:05:57
    • 10:07 p.m.
      Title: Blues Acadiens
      Performer(s): Perry / Carriere / Doucet
      Performer(s): Perry / Carriere / Doucet
      Duration: 0:02:27
    • 10:09 p.m.
      Title: Pick Up Sticks
      Performer(s): Schneider / Wells / Whitehead
      Performer(s): Schneider / Wells / Whitehead
      Duration: 0:02:41
    • 10:11 p.m.
      Title: The Cuckoo's Nest
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:02:55
    • 10:25 p.m.
      Title: Luces de Lorca
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 0:03:41
    • 10:31 p.m.
      Title: Blues In The Dark
      Performer(s): Basie / Rushing
      Performer(s): Basie / Rushing
      Duration: 0:04:57
    • 10:36 p.m.
      Title: This is my apartment
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 0:02:00
    • 10:38 p.m.
      Title: Track 15
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Yeats, WB
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Yeats, WB
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:45 p.m.
      Title: Ewige Ruhe (Eternal Peace)
      Performer(s): Medyulyanova, Polina
      Performer(s): Medyulyanova, Polina
      Duration: 0:04:29
    • 10:50 p.m.
      Title: Opus
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Duration: 0:03:19
    • 10:53 p.m.
      Title: Time Has Told Me
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 0:04:42
    • 10:58 p.m.
      Title: Lost For Words
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Duration: 0:03:47
    • 11:03 p.m.
      Title: On The Shore Of Sorrento
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 0:13:09
    • 11:16 p.m.
      Title: Runaround
      Performer(s): Cale, J.J.
      Performer(s): Cale, J.J.
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 11:19 p.m.
      Title: The Hill Of Thieves
      Performer(s): Dillon / Lakeman
      Performer(s): Dillon / Lakeman
      Duration: 0:04:43
    • 11:23 p.m.
      Title: Love And Affection
      Performer(s): Armatrading, Joan
      Performer(s): Armatrading, Joan
      Duration: 0:04:36
    • 11:29 p.m.
      Title: Morgengebet
      Performer(s): Ilg / Wagner
      Performer(s): Ilg / Wagner
      Duration: 0:04:51
    • 11:34 p.m.
      Title: Prélude
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:02:03
    • 11:36 p.m.
      Title: Toccata, Adagio And Fugue In C Bwv564 (3rd Movement): Fugue
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:04:50
    • 11:41 p.m.
      Title: Suite No.3 In C Major - Courante
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:04:15
    • 11:46 p.m.
      Title: The Cloud Factory
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Performer(s): Caddick, Bill
      Duration: 0:06:37
    • 11:52 p.m.
      Title: Free Spirit - Free Style
      Performer(s): Hanna, Roland
      Performer(s): Hanna, Roland
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 11:57 p.m.
      Title: Romance del Diablo
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 0:07:48
    • 12:04 a.m.
      Title: Tango Song And Dance (No.2) Song Simply
      Performer(s): Previn, Andre
      Performer(s): Previn, Andre
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 12:15 a.m.
      Title: Silence
      Performer(s): Haden, Charlie
      Performer(s): Haden, Charlie
      Duration: 0:08:59
    • 12:25 a.m.
      Title: For You
      Performer(s): Chapman,Tracy
      Performer(s): Chapman,Tracy
      Duration: 0:03:24
    • 12:27 a.m.
      Title: Sonata in F Major (2nd movement) Romance
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria von
      Duration: 0:01:48
    • 12:36 a.m.
      Title: The Other Woman
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Duration: 0:03:19
    • 12:39 a.m.
      Title: Lichen
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Duration: 0:04:28
    • 12:43 a.m.
      Title: No Words
      Performer(s): Ignatsek / Menzel
      Performer(s): Ignatsek / Menzel
      Duration: 0:08:29
    • 12:52 a.m.
      Title: Granada Serenade
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Duration: 0:05:04

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