The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Dec 21. Tonight, we'll listen to a rare vocal turn by Zoot Sims; Beethoven for violin and cello; Galway's Bahh Band; Mark O'Connor's "Appalachia Waltz"; Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" re-invented by Duke Ellington; a text Theo Dorgan (pictured) wrote for a choral work by Howard Goodall; clarinettist (and more besides) Sean MacErlaine from "A Slender Song"; a selection from Jon Sanders' "Zoukelele" CD; organist Letizia Romiti performs a work by Bach; Nic Jones material, tackled by Belinda O'Hooley and Heidi Tidow; another selection from the latest Hilliard Ensemble CD (see BLUE TUNES, below); and "Greensleves" played by California Guitar Trio. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 7 September 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nico Muhly balances contem classical and indie folk/pop; operas, ballets, chamber works and collaborations with Bjork, Sigur Ros and Essie Jain.

    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.

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland directed by Paul Hillier; and Heresy Record's The Wexford Carols - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary is joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Decision
      Performer(s): Rollins, Sonny
      Performer(s): Rollins, Sonny
      Duration: 8:17
    • 22:08
      Title: Handwriting
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:10
      Title: Put A Penny In The Slot
      Performer(s): Regan, Fionn
      Performer(s): Regan, Fionn
      Duration: 4:17
    • 22:14
      Title: Well All Right
      Performer(s): Holly / Allison / Petty / Maudlin
      Performer(s): Holly / Allison / Petty / Maudlin
      Duration: 2:31
    • 22:17
      Title: Iraklio
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:21
      Title: N'Teri
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:28
      Title: Motet - Singet Dem Herrn
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:33
      Title: Suite No.3 In D Major (2nd Movement) Air
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:37
      Title: Suite No.3 In C Major - Courante
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:15
    • 22:42
      Title: The Last Trip Home
      Performer(s): Steele, Davy
      Performer(s): Steele, Davy
      Duration: 6:34
    • 22:48
      Title: I Can't Keep From Crying Sometimes
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:03
    • 22:54
      Title: Zajdi, Zajdi
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Duration: 5:34
    • 23:01
      Title: Symphony No. 3 - Movement Iv - Sehr Langam. Misterioso
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 8:50
    • 23:12
      Title: Any Time
      Performer(s): Lawson, Herbert
      Performer(s): Lawson, Herbert
      Duration: 4:17
    • 23:14
      Title: Song For Bob
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Duration: 6:20
    • 23:20
      Title: Set Me Free
      Performer(s): Cale, John W.
      Performer(s): Cale, John W.
      Duration: 4:27
    • 23:25
      Title: Moto Interrotto - I. Like A Romantic Concerto
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:28
      Title: Sonata Fof Solo Double Bass (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: Penselstrok
      Performer(s): Johansen / Moe
      Performer(s): Johansen / Moe
      Duration: 5:34
    • 23:37
      Title: Someday My Prince Will Come
      Performer(s): Churchill / Morey
      Performer(s): Churchill / Morey
      Duration: 9:19
    • 23:46
      Title: Near The Cross
      Performer(s): Crosby, Fanny J.
      Performer(s): Crosby, Fanny J.
      Duration: 5:15
    • 23:51
      Title: Everything Has Changed
      Performer(s): Williams, Lucinda
      Performer(s): Williams, Lucinda
      Duration: 3:53
    • 23:55
      Title: Come On In My Kitchen
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Duration: 3:30
    • 23:59
      Title: Ubi Caritas
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 2:50
    • 00:02
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Adagio, Ma No
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 9:03
    • 00:15
      Title: Sweet Dreams
      Performer(s): Don Gibson
      Performer(s): Don Gibson
      Duration: 3:39
    • 00:19
      Title: Manoir De Mes Reves
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Duration: 5:27
    • 00:26
      Title: My Darling
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Talking Casey
      Performer(s): Hurt, John 'Mississipi'
      Performer(s): Hurt, John 'Mississipi'
      Duration: 5:22
    • 00:33
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Faulkner, Newton
      Performer(s): Faulkner, Newton
      Duration: 1:52
    • 00:36
      Title: Lento
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 13:11
    • 00:50
      Title: Stardust
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Parish
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Parish
      Duration: 3:45

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