The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 23 August 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    In the week of the anniversary of George Enescu's birth, Carl and Eamonn will air some of the chamber music of this Romanian-born violinist, pianist, conductor and composer.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Rain And Snow
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Duration: 2:30
    • 22:03
      Title: Goldberg Variation No. 1
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:11
    • 22:04
      Title: Concerto For 2 Mandolins, Strings And Continuo In G, Rv532, Anda
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 5:08
    • 22:09
      Title: Partita No.1 In B Minor - V: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Little Bird
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 4:15
    • 22:17
      Title: A Change Is Gonna Come
      Performer(s): Cooke, Sam
      Performer(s): Cooke, Sam
      Duration: 2:52
    • 22:21
      Title: Symphonie Concertante In Bb Minor (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:32
      Title: Cottage For Sale
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:35
      Title: Norma
      Performer(s): Samawatie, Cymin
      Performer(s): Samawatie, Cymin
      Duration: 6:38
    • 22:43
      Title: Rhayader Alone
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Duration: 2:05
    • 22:45
      Title: Epitaph
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Duration: 2:22
    • 22:47
      Title: Violin Concerto No.2 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:58
      Title: Two Seagulls Call From My Birch Tree
      Performer(s): Mayor
      Performer(s): Mayor
      Duration: 3:44
    • 23:02
      Title: Prelude: Song Of The Gulls
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:10
      Title: Nevada
      Performer(s): Hausted, Karoline
      Performer(s): Hausted, Karoline
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:14
      Title: How Long Has This Been Going On?
      Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I
      Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I
      Duration: 5:13
    • 23:19
      Title: Sunrise For Sophie
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: Hans the Reluctant Wolf Juggler
      Duration: 3:52
    • 23:23
      Title: Les Malheurs De Sophie - Tableau 2 - Andante Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Francaix, Jean
      Performer(s): Francaix, Jean
      Duration: 4:21
    • 23:27
      Title: Sophie / The Lady With The Little Dog
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:32
      Title: Sibil-La Latine
      Performer(s): Spanish 10th / 11th C
      Performer(s): Spanish 10th / 11th C
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:51
      Title: A Case Of You
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 4:38
    • 23:55
      Title: It'll Happen
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:59
      Title: Harvest Moon
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:10
      Title: Do It Again
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:12
      Title: Symphony No.3 (3rd Movement, Extract)
      Performer(s): Elgar And Payne
      Performer(s): Elgar And Payne
      Duration: 3:27
    • 00:15
      Title: Prelude No.13 In F Sharp Minor
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:21
      Title: People Ain't No Good
      Performer(s): Cave, Nick
      Performer(s): Cave, Nick
      Duration: 5:57
    • 00:26
      Title: Keep My Word
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Grant
      Performer(s): Mclennan, Grant
      Duration: 3:43
    • 00:30
      Title: Going Nowhere
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:34
      Title: Piano Sonata No. 3 In D Major (2nd Movement) Andantino Cantabile
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 9:26
    • 00:46
      Title: My Attorney, Bernie
      Performer(s): Frishberg, Dave
      Performer(s): Frishberg, Dave
      Duration: 4:36
    • 00:50
      Title: Standchen (Serenade)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: Cradle Song
      Performer(s): York, Andrew
      Performer(s): York, Andrew
      Duration: 3:38

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