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 25 August 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    The Blue of the Night connects different musical landscapes - a musical journey through centuries, genres and soundscapes.

    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

    • 10:09 p.m.
      Title: Give Me Strength
      Performer(s): ERIC CLAPTON
      Performer(s): ERIC CLAPTON
      Album: 461 Ocean Blvd. (Deluxe Edition)
      Duration: 0:03:05
    • 10:17 p.m.
      Title: Chelsea Bridge
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 0:07:30
    • 10:22 p.m.
      Title: Moanin'
      Performer(s): Hendricks / Timmons
      Performer(s): Hendricks / Timmons
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • 10:25 p.m.
      Title: ...around Stravinsky (2nd movement)
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:28 p.m.
      Title: Clarinet Quintet (2nd movement)
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:31 p.m.
      Title: The Cuckoo's Nest
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:02:55
    • 10:34 p.m.
      Title: Betty Barnes'
      Performer(s): Milroy, Jed
      Performer(s): Milroy, Jed
      Duration: 0:02:20
    • 10:35 p.m.
      Title: Nine Hundred Miles (instrumental)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:03:01
    • 10:39 p.m.
      Title: Mis'ry And The Blues
      Performer(s): La Vere, Charles
      Performer(s): La Vere, Charles
      Duration: 0:05:37
    • 10:44 p.m.
      Title: Lone Pilgrim
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:02:58
    • 10:47 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet No.3 - II. November 26: Ichigaya
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:49 p.m.
      Title: Impromptu No.3 In G Flat Major - Andante
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:05:37
    • 10:54 p.m.
      Title: Concerto in G major (2nd movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 0:07:47
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Disgrace
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Duration: 0:03:12
    • 11:07 p.m.
      Title: Tess
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 0:06:59
    • 11:13 p.m.
      Title: Coast River
      Performer(s): Lunny
      Performer(s): Lunny
      Duration: 0:03:38
    • 11:17 p.m.
      Title: In Haven (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 0:02:14
    • 11:19 p.m.
      Title: The Mountain Of The Night
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim
      Duration: 0:03:48
    • 11:23 p.m.
      Title: Lord Maxwell's Last Good Night
      Performer(s): Traditional / Tabor
      Performer(s): Traditional / Tabor
      Duration: 0:04:35
    • 11:29 p.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata No.1 (2nd movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:35 p.m.
      Title: Tres Pecas Nordestinas(2nd Movement) Aboio
      Performer(s): Clovis Pereira
      Performer(s): Clovis Pereira
      Duration: 0:06:23
    • 11:42 p.m.
      Title: Milonga del Angel
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 0:06:55
    • 11:48 p.m.
      Title: At Seventeen
      Performer(s): Ian, Janis
      Performer(s): Ian, Janis
      Duration: 0:04:57
    • 11:54 p.m.
      Title: Blue Moon
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Duration: 0:03:59
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 0:04:16
    • 12:02 a.m.
      Title: Remembering Marilyn
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Duration: 0:03:34
    • 12:06 a.m.
      Title: Gabriel'S Oboe
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 0:03:34
    • 12:09 a.m.
      Title: Letter to the President
      Performer(s): Badly drawn boy
      Performer(s): Badly drawn boy
      Album: Being Flynn (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
      Duration: 0:01:42
    • 12:12 a.m.
      Title: String Quartet No.5 In Eb Major (3rd movement) Adagio non troppo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 0:08:54
    • 12:20 a.m.
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Major - Prélude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:03:08
    • 12:24 a.m.
      Title: C'est la Mort
      Performer(s): Williams, Joy/ White, John Paul
      Performer(s): Williams, Joy/ White, John Paul
      Duration: 0:02:44
    • 12:26 a.m.
      Title: Elephants
      Performer(s): Yamagata
      Performer(s): Yamagata
      Duration: 0:04:28
    • 12:30 a.m.
      Title: The Thrill Is Gone
      Performer(s): Brown / Henderson
      Performer(s): Brown / Henderson
      Duration: 0:03:06
    • 12:34 a.m.
      Title: Tracing The Outline - Movement 1
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 0:03:08
    • 12:37 a.m.
      Title: George
      Composer: Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Album: A Late Junction Compilation 1, Bbclj, bbclj 30042
      Duration: 0:05:03
    • 12:43 a.m.
      Title: Nightporter
      Performer(s): Sylvian, David
      Performer(s): Sylvian, David
      Duration: 0:07:12
    • 12:53 a.m.
      Title: Harvest Breed
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 0:01:50
    • 12:55 a.m.
      Title: Nocturne
      Performer(s): Jackson, Joe
      Performer(s): Jackson, Joe
      Duration: 0:04:33

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