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 21 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 -

    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: One
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:07
      Title: Hard Time Blues
      Performer(s): Hardin, Lane
      Performer(s): Hardin, Lane
      Duration: 4:00
    • 22:11
      Title: Helpless
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 4:30
    • 22:16
      Title: Guitar Concerto In A Major Op. 30 - Movement Ii - Andantino Sici
      Performer(s): Giuliani, Mauro
      Performer(s): Giuliani, Mauro
      Duration: 6:37
    • 22:22
      Title: Three Pieces For Strings: Pastoral
      Performer(s): Kelly, Thomas C
      Performer(s): Kelly, Thomas C
      Duration: 2:27
    • 22:26
      Title: Who Will Comfort Me
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody
      Duration: 5:12
    • 22:31
      Title: Alex Mcconnell's (Waltz)
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Fidil
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Fidil
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:35
      Title: Life Is Good Blues
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Duration: 2:50
    • 22:37
      Title: Dreaming On Ice
      Performer(s): Nesbitt, Karl
      Performer(s): Nesbitt, Karl
      Duration: 2:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Concerto No. 1 For Piano And Orchestra (1st Movement) Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Duration: 7:40
    • 22:48
      Title: Runaway Man Blues
      Performer(s): Council, Floyd
      Performer(s): Council, Floyd
      Duration: 3:08
    • 22:51
      Title: If At All
      Performer(s): Ross, Florian
      Performer(s): Ross, Florian
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:55
      Title: Just As You Are
      Performer(s): Benge / Wyatt
      Performer(s): Benge / Wyatt
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:01
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 (Ii)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:04
      Title: Poeme Tragique Op. 34
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:07
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Wind Orchestra (2nd Movement) Notturno
      Performer(s): Weill
      Performer(s): Weill
      Duration: 3:35
    • 23:12
      Title: Everybody Knows
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen / Sharon Robinson
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen / Sharon Robinson
      Duration: 7:28
    • 23:19
      Title: Oliver
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Duration: 3:20
    • 23:22
      Title: Remember Me
      Performer(s): Finlay, Janice
      Performer(s): Finlay, Janice
      Duration: 3:43
    • 23:27
      Title: Famous Blue Raincoat
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:33
      Title: I'Ll Wait For You
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Legrand, Michel
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:36
      Title: Hvirvelvinden/The Windmills Of Your Mind
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Duration: 3:50
    • 23:40
      Title: Trio From String Quartet No.1
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Duration: 2:17
    • 23:42
      Title: 12 Transcendental Studies - 3 (B Major) Carillon
      Performer(s): Lyapunov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Lyapunov, Sergei
      Duration: 6:52
    • 23:49
      Title: Little Suite In A Minor - Praludium
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:53
      Title: Hoquiam
      Performer(s): Jurado, Damien
      Performer(s): Jurado, Damien
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:57
      Title: Love Song
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:04
      Title: Hear, O Lord, When I Cry
      Performer(s): Warner, Massah M
      Performer(s): Warner, Massah M
      Duration: 1:57
    • 00:05
      Title: Railroad Man
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Duration: 4:57
    • 00:10
      Title: Lola
      Performer(s): Buckley, Michael
      Performer(s): Buckley, Michael
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:16
      Title: Mercy, Mercy Me
      Performer(s): Gaye, Marvin
      Performer(s): Gaye, Marvin
      Duration: 3:31
    • 00:19
      Title: Let's Get It On
      Performer(s): Gaye / Townsend
      Performer(s): Gaye / Townsend
      Duration: 5:42
    • 00:26
      Title: Studies On Chopin?S Etudes - No.5 In D Flat Major (Left Hand)
      Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold
      Performer(s): Godowsky, Leopold
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:30
      Title: Etude No.9
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:36
      Title: Etudes Op. 33 - No. 5 Andante Espressivo
      Performer(s): Szymanowski, Karol
      Performer(s): Szymanowski, Karol
      Duration: 1:10
    • 00:37
      Title: Moonchild / The Dream And The Illusion
      Performer(s): Fripp / Mcdonald / Lake / Giles / Sinfield
      Performer(s): Fripp / Mcdonald / Lake / Giles / Sinfield
      Duration: 9:17
    • 00:42
      Title: Once Upon A Distant Shore
      Performer(s): Parker, C.S.L.
      Performer(s): Parker, C.S.L.
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:48
      Title: Sam Stone
      Performer(s): Prine, John
      Performer(s): Prine, John
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:56
      Title: Virgo Prudentissima / Magnificat
      Performer(s): Gregorian Antiphon
      Performer(s): Gregorian Antiphon
      Duration: 5:14

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