The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    March 1.  As the month of March comes in like a lion, we wind down with a Bach variation; Iiro Rantala's "Tears For Esbjorn"; movie music by a former Estonian Minister of Culture; new releases by oud-player Anouar Brahem and the late Kenny Wheeler (pictured); Scott Joplin's "The Entertainer" performed on guitar, as well as original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); Billy Strayhorn's "Blood Count" played on solo piano; 3 x Henry Purcell; 2 x Johnny Mandel; Argerich + Abbado + Beethoven; and a little Don McLean. 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 -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber works.

    Wolfgang Muthspiel: March 2nd - 8th

    Wolfgang Muthspiel is the son of a choirmaster. He has studied at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berklee College of Music. In the week the Austrian guitarist/composer celebrates his 50th birthday, we air nightly selections by an artist who works in both the classical and jazz arenas.

     

    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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