The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Friday's programme...

    Dec 19. Tonight, we'll hear "Jingle Bells" played on the banjo; the music of Ravel, performed on piano by Louis Lortie; 2 x Larry Goldings (including a seasonal recording with Brad Mehldau); Iva Bittova, singing a "Magnificat"; Joni Mitchell material realised by jazzers John Scofield and Pablo Held; movie music by Pascal Gaigne; a high-spirited number from New Orleans boys Donald Harrison and Dr. John; Peadar Ó Riada with Martin Hayes and Caoimhín O Raghallaigh; new Hilliard Ensemble (see BLUE TUNES, below); Clint's son, Kyle Eastwood (pictured); Carducci String Quartet; and a Northumbrian exchange. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 30 August 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Tony McManus, the leading guitarist in Celtic music, will not be typecast. His latest release Mysterious Boundaries includes Bach, Couperin, Satie et al.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Hilliard Ensemble: December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including the latest recording "Transeamus".  It hang ups its music stands at year’s end after four remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of the Hilliards' masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: The Snowy Path/The Harper's Chair
      Performer(s): Kelly/Ni Chathasaigh
      Performer(s): Kelly/Ni Chathasaigh
      Duration: 2:36
    • 22:07
      Title: Love's Been Good To Me
      Performer(s): Johnny Cash
      Performer(s): Johnny Cash
      Album: American V: A Hundred Highways
      Duration: 3:33
    • 22:10
      Title: When All Is Said And Done
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Alexander "Sandi"
      Performer(s): Kuhn, Alexander "Sandi"
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:15
      Title: Concerto For Two Keyboards In C Minor Bwb 1062 - Movement Ii - A
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:31
    • 22:22
      Title: Violin Concerto In C Major (2nd Movement) - Adagio
      Performer(s): Lolli, Antonio
      Performer(s): Lolli, Antonio
      Duration: 5:46
    • 22:28
      Title: Vuelvo Al Sur
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:41
      Title: I
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:47
      Title: Fugue In Eb Major
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:17
    • 22:53
      Title: Des Pas Sur La Neige
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:58
      Title: Round Midnight
      Performer(s): Monk / Williams / Hanighen
      Performer(s): Monk / Williams / Hanighen
      Duration: 7:31
    • 23:02
      Title: These Houses
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Duration: 7:14
    • 23:09
      Title: Realium 5
      Performer(s): Gorzycki, Rafal
      Performer(s): Gorzycki, Rafal
      Duration: 6:15
    • 23:19
      Title: Der Muller Und Der Bach (The Miller And The Brook)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: Transfigured Night (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Gogol
      Performer(s): Gonzales
      Performer(s): Gonzales
      Duration: 2:17
    • 23:31
      Title: St. James Infirmary
      Performer(s): Joe Primrose
      Performer(s): Joe Primrose
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:36
      Title: Dreambirds
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian/Holland, Rick
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian/Holland, Rick
      Duration: 2:39
    • 23:39
      Title: Petite Suite (1st Movement) En Bateau
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:03
    • 23:43
      Title: Images: Prelude 2
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 2:10
    • 23:46
      Title: Isfahan
      Performer(s): Ellington / Strayhorn
      Performer(s): Ellington / Strayhorn
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:50
      Title: Pretty Girl (The Star-Crossed Lovers)
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:56
      Title: Chase The Blues Away
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Duration: 5:28
    • 00:01
      Title: Swansea
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:08
      Title: String Quartet In F Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:54
    • 00:17
      Title: My Song
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:22
      Title: Blind Piano Teacher
      Performer(s): Taylor, Otis
      Performer(s): Taylor, Otis
      Duration: 3:49
    • 00:25
      Title: The Maids Of Mitchelstown
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:08
    • 00:29
      Title: Orbit
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Duration: 5:44
    • 00:34
      Title: The Sound Of Silence
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:38
      Title: Fantasia (33)
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:41
      Title: Oregon Moods (3rd Movement) Gallic
      Performer(s): Keeley, Rob
      Performer(s): Keeley, Rob
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:45
      Title: The Night Is Blue
      Performer(s): Kurtz / Mills / Norvo
      Performer(s): Kurtz / Mills / Norvo
      Duration: 7:22

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