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 Sunday 8 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 -

    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: One Day Tells Its Tale To Another
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:09
      Title: Slow Twitchy Organs
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:15
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In A Minor (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 11:33
    • 22:28
      Title: Three O'Clock In The Morning Blues
      Performer(s): Fulson, Lowell
      Performer(s): Fulson, Lowell
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:33
      Title: Toccata Arpeggiata Nello Stile Cromatico
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Performer(s): Turrisi, Francesco
      Duration: 3:12
    • 22:34
      Title: After The Goldrush
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:39
      Title: Going Home
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:43
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 22:51
      Title: Willie Fugal's Blues
      Performer(s): Byrd, H.R.
      Performer(s): Byrd, H.R.
      Duration: 2:21
    • 22:53
      Title: The Man Who Fell From Grace...
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Album: 3epkano, Smiling Politely Records, Spr012
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:00
      Title: Old Norwegian Melody With Variations - I
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:01
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 5 In E Flat Major Op. 73 ?Emperor? - Movement
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 8:36
    • 23:11
      Title: Born To The Breed
      Performer(s): Collins, Judy
      Performer(s): Collins, Judy
      Duration: 4:27
    • 23:15
      Title: Caterpillar
      Performer(s): Olney, David
      Performer(s): Olney, David
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:19
      Title: All I Need
      Performer(s): Abbuehl/Brederode
      Performer(s): Abbuehl/Brederode
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:23
      Title: The Green Mountains
      Performer(s): Swallow, Steve
      Performer(s): Swallow, Steve
      Duration: 3:56
    • 23:26
      Title: Mal De Mer (Seasickness)
      Performer(s): Marya
      Performer(s): Marya
      Duration: 4:53
    • 23:33
      Title: String Quartet No.2 - Iv.
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:35
      Title: Pieces In D Minor - Ii: Courante
      Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried
      Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried
      Duration: 2:47
    • 23:37
      Title: Romance In G Major
      Performer(s): Svendsen, Johan
      Performer(s): Svendsen, Johan
      Duration: 7:09
    • 23:45
      Title: Love & Peace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:54
      Title: Je Ne Sais Pas
      Performer(s): Brel, Jacques
      Performer(s): Brel, Jacques
      Duration: 3:30
    • 23:57
      Title: At Seventeen
      Performer(s): Ian, Janis
      Performer(s): Ian, Janis
      Duration: 4:57
    • 00:02
      Title: I'M Still Here
      Performer(s): Waits/Brennan
      Performer(s): Waits/Brennan
      Duration: 2:04
    • 00:05
      Title: Cradle Song
      Performer(s): York, Andrew
      Performer(s): York, Andrew
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:08
      Title: Piano Sonata No.1 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:15
      Title: Philadelphus
      Performer(s): Condell, Sonny
      Performer(s): Condell, Sonny
      Duration: 4:47
    • 00:19
      Title: Opposite Side
      Performer(s): Gunnlaugs, Sunna
      Performer(s): Gunnlaugs, Sunna
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Five Bagatelles - Ii. Lento
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Duration: 3:58
    • 00:29
      Title: Concerto No. 1 In A Major For Guitar And String Orchestra, Op. 3
      Performer(s): Giuliani, Mauro
      Performer(s): Giuliani, Mauro
      Duration: 16:04
    • 00:35
      Title: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:38
      Title: Ich Ruf Zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:41
      Title: O Solitude
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 6:29
    • 00:48
      Title: The First Bath
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:50
      Title: Partita For Solo Violin (3rd Movement) Lento
      Performer(s): Watkins, Huw
      Performer(s): Watkins, Huw
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:55
      Title: Prelude No.6 In E Flat Major (Andante)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:23

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