The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Jan 25. Tonight, Eamonn links a little bit of Corsican chant; accordionist Frode Haltli; a solo jazz piano performance from 1973 that's been made available on the recent SteepleChase release "An Evening With Joe Albany"; a choir from Estonia, singing traditional fare; bluesman "T-Bone" Walker (pictured); award-winning vocalist Lauren Kinsella, guesting on a new CD by young trumpeter Laura Jurd; more from Ewan MacColl (see BLUE TUNES, below); movie music by Howard Shore; 2 x Bacharach/David; Robert Fripp with Theo Travis;  and harmonica-player Brendan Power. 10pm...

    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 -

    Ewan MacColl: January 19th - 25th

    Ewan MacColl – born Jimmy Miller in Salford – was a singer, songwriter, broadcaster, record producer, collector of folk music, political activist, newspaper editor, playwright and actor. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll listen to MacColl material interpreted by himself and others (including Christy Moore and the Unthanks).

    Click here to listen to a documentary on Ewan MacColl first broadcast on RTÉ in 1975.

    Tom Jobim Tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

     

    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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