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 Saturday 14 September 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    He has an impressive film catalogue; worked with many artists; a discography that includes piano music of Satie, Copland and Cage: Michel Legrand is under the Blue Tunes spotlight.

    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

    • 10:04 p.m.
      Title: Low Down
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:10 p.m.
      Title: Baby Please Don't Go
      Composer: Williams, Big Joe
      Performer(s): Williams, Big Joe
      Performer(s): Williams, Big Joe
      Album: A Portrait Of Vintage Blues (2-cd), Gallerie, GALE 436
      Duration: 0:02:46
    • 10:14 p.m.
      Title: Massigui
      Performer(s): Keita / Repac
      Performer(s): Keita / Repac
      Duration: 0:05:22
    • 10:19 p.m.
      Title: J'Ai Été Au Bal
      Duration: 0:01:51
    • 10:20 p.m.
      Title: A Tune For Frankie/ An Phis Fluich
      Performer(s): Ni Mahaonaigh/ Trad
      Performer(s): Ni Mahaonaigh/ Trad
      Duration: 0:05:29
    • 10:27 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No.5 In E Flat Major 'Emperor' (2nd Movement) Ada
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:08:33
    • 10:36 p.m.
      Title: Main Theme from The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 10:41 p.m.
      Title: Momento
      Performer(s): Gunnlaugs, Sunna
      Performer(s): Gunnlaugs, Sunna
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:48 p.m.
      Title: First Girl I Loved
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Duration: 0:05:13
    • 10:53 p.m.
      Title: The Death Lady
      Duration: 0:02:44
    • 10:57 p.m.
      Title: Black Ace
      Performer(s): Turner, Karo
      Performer(s): Turner, Karo
      Duration: 0:03:04
    • 10:59 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto (1st movement)
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Duration: 0:09:27
    • 11:09 p.m.
      Title: Dust
      Performer(s): Jordan, Anna
      Performer(s): Jordan, Anna
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:16 p.m.
      Title: Oblivion
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 0:05:02
    • 11:21 p.m.
      Title: Neelin
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Duration: 0:03:20
    • 11:24 p.m.
      Title: Cadence And Cascade
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Sinfield
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 11:30 p.m.
      Title: The Wakeful Night - Adagio
      Performer(s): Blomdahl, Karl-Birger
      Performer(s): Blomdahl, Karl-Birger
      Duration: 0:06:03
    • 11:36 p.m.
      Title: Spirit of The Place - Part 2
      Performer(s): Fricke, Florian
      Performer(s): Fricke, Florian
      Duration: 0:07:51
    • 11:45 p.m.
      Title: Don't Ask Me Why
      Performer(s): Marling, Laura
      Performer(s): Marling, Laura
      Duration: 0:04:13
    • 11:49 p.m.
      Title: The Dreamer
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • 11:54 p.m.
      Title: Akh Im Champen
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:04:03
    • 11:57 p.m.
      Title: Jano Mori
      Performer(s): Traditional Macedonian
      Performer(s): Traditional Macedonian
      Duration: 0:07:55
    • 12:05 a.m.
      Title: The Last Man
      Performer(s): Mansell, Clint
      Performer(s): Mansell, Clint
      Duration: 0:06:24
    • 12:13 a.m.
      Title: Captain Bligh
      Performer(s): Basie / Sims
      Performer(s): Basie / Sims
      Duration: 0:06:54
    • 12:19 a.m.
      Title: Li'L Darlin
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Duration: 0:05:05
    • 12:25 a.m.
      Title: As I roved out
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 0:06:15
    • 12:31 a.m.
      Title: You Compare Her To A Rose
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:36 a.m.
      Title: In A Landscape
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Performer(s): Cage, John
      Duration: 0:10:25
    • 12:47 a.m.
      Title: Once Upon A Summertime
      Performer(s): Legrand/Barclay/Marnay/Mercer
      Performer(s): Legrand/Barclay/Marnay/Mercer
      Duration: 0:05:48
    • 12:52 a.m.
      Title: The Peacocks
      Performer(s): Rowles, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Rowles, Jimmy
      Duration: 0:05:57

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