The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 25. On Friday's BLUE, jazz trumpeter Sean Jones performs a Stephen Sondheim melody; we hear recently made available releases of chamber music by Claude Debussy, Gabriel Dupont and George Onslow (the so-called "French Beethoven"); Maria Joao Pires and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, from a new recording of 2 Beethoven piano concertos; the late Charlie Haden with Hank Jones; guitarist John Williams (pictured) performs a tune by Beatle Paul; we've more Talich Quartet (see BLUE TUNES, below); and a selection from a 2014 solo piano CD by Elan Mehler.

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 20 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 -

    Talich Quartet: July 21st - 27th

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939 .His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue.

    Picture by David Goldman

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Une Femme Est Une Femme
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 3:02
    • 22:04
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Performer(s): Ostrom, Magnus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:09
      Title: Big Legged Woman
      Performer(s): Long / Allen
      Performer(s): Long / Allen
      Duration: 2:59
    • 22:12
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat Major Op. 83 - Movement Iii - And
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 12:36
    • 22:26
      Title: Noches Noches/ La Luz
      Performer(s): Cohen, Avishai
      Performer(s): Cohen, Avishai
      Duration: 7:34
    • 22:32
      Title: Fifty Miles Of Elbow Room
      Performer(s): Carter, A. P.
      Performer(s): Carter, A. P.
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:36
      Title: Buck Creek Girls
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:39
      Title: Partita No.1 In B Minor - V: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:43
      Title: String Quartet In D Major (3rd Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:54
      Title: Cristo Redentor
      Performer(s): Pearson, Duke
      Performer(s): Pearson, Duke
      Duration: 5:57
    • 23:01
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (V)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:09
      Title: Moon And Sand
      Performer(s): Wilder/Engvick/Palitz
      Performer(s): Wilder/Engvick/Palitz
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:14
      Title: En Vous Attendant
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Duration: 3:15
    • 23:17
      Title: The Wheels Of The World
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Altan
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Altan
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:21
      Title: Queen Of Hearts
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. The Unthanks
      Performer(s): Trad Arr. The Unthanks
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:27
      Title: The Book Of Sounds - Part 7
      Performer(s): Otte, Hans
      Performer(s): Otte, Hans
      Duration: 9:00
    • 23:36
      Title: I'Ll Always Be With You
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:40
      Title: Love Theme From Cinema Paradiso
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:43
      Title: Les Moulins De Mon Coeur
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:49
      Title: Concerto For Lute, 2 Violins And Continuo In D Major, Rv93 (Ii)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 5:34
    • 23:55
      Title: On Powdered Ground
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:59
      Title: The Unremarkable Child
      Performer(s): Henriksen/Bang/Kleive
      Performer(s): Henriksen/Bang/Kleive
      Duration: 2:19
    • 00:01
      Title: 4:30 Am
      Performer(s): Kjellsby / Slettahjell
      Performer(s): Kjellsby / Slettahjell
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:05
      Title: Sunrise Serenade, Op. 63
      Performer(s): Sallinen, Aulis
      Performer(s): Sallinen, Aulis
      Duration: 7:00
    • 00:12
      Title: Immigrant Theme From The Godfather Part 2
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino
      Duration: 3:00
    • 00:16
      Title: Back Down The River
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:19
      Title: St Patrick's Hymn
      Performer(s): Trad /Connolly
      Performer(s): Trad /Connolly
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:22
      Title: October Sky
      Performer(s): Stapleton, Dave
      Performer(s): Stapleton, Dave
      Duration: 2:31
    • 00:25
      Title: Sonate De Requiem (4th Movement)
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Duration: 8:07
    • 00:32
      Title: Lassie Lie Near Me
      Performer(s): Burns Arr Tabor/Ballamy/Warren
      Performer(s): Burns Arr Tabor/Ballamy/Warren
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:37
      Title: Stardust
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Parish
      Performer(s): Carmichael / Parish
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: Milonga
      Performer(s): Cardoso, Jorge
      Performer(s): Cardoso, Jorge
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:50
      Title: The Corncrake (Slow Air)
      Performer(s): Reavy, Ed
      Performer(s): Reavy, Ed
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:52
      Title: If I Were A Swan
      Performer(s): Puts / Brown
      Performer(s): Puts / Brown
      Duration: 3:45

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