The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 3. On tonight's BLUE, as the temperatures soar at Wimbledon, pianist Jimmy Rowles (pictured) puts in a rare vocal turn on "Jam Face"; we'll hear the slow movement of George Onslow's String Quartet in Eb Major; musician/composer/journalist Colin Harper; English drummer-cum-keyboard-player Gary Husband, from a duet recording with the guitarist Alex Machacek; 3 pieces linked to Karl Jenkins, including an orchestration he provided for Mike Oldfield's "Music Of The Spheres"; John Metcalfe, from "Gold, Green", recently issued by Real World Records; the voice of Iva Bittova (see BLUE TUNES, below); one from Wolfgang Haffner's Act "Signature Edition"; and part of a new recording of Alexander Glazunov's first piano concerto by the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 22 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.

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    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Piano Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:15
    • 22:13
      Title: Song No 6
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Duration: 4:14
    • 22:17
      Title: The Saw Set (Mouth Music)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:21
      Title: The Lament For Limerick
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:16
    • 22:27
      Title: Up In Cynthia's Room
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:34
      Title: Leaving The Woods
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Duration: 5:54
    • 22:41
      Title: Papa, Can You Hear Me
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Duration: 5:15
    • 22:46
      Title: The House Of Night - I
      Performer(s): Cashian, Philip
      Performer(s): Cashian, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:50
      Title: Geordie (Child 209)
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 3:47
    • 23:13
      Title: Winter
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 5:57
    • 23:19
      Title: Burning Man
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 4:38
    • 23:24
      Title: Prayers
      Performer(s): Dodd, Chris
      Performer(s): Dodd, Chris
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Major - Prelude
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 9:11
    • 23:45
      Title: Need Your Love So Bad
      Performer(s): John Jnr, Mertis
      Performer(s): John Jnr, Mertis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:51
      Title: O Bone Jesu
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:54
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Farjot / Purcell
      Performer(s): Farjot / Purcell
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:01
      Title: Past Place
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:07
      Title: What Is There To Say
      Performer(s): Duke / Harburg
      Performer(s): Duke / Harburg
      Duration: 5:37
    • 00:13
      Title: Prélude
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:03
    • 00:15
      Title: Prelude No.6 In B Minor
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:18
      Title: Uspavanky (Lullabies)
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 8:31
    • 00:30
      Title: So Far, So Hidden
      Performer(s): Bjornstad, Ketil
      Performer(s): Bjornstad, Ketil
      Duration: 11:51
    • 00:42
      Title: Det Lisle Banet ( The Little Child)
      Performer(s): Arr. Tone Krohn
      Performer(s): Arr. Tone Krohn
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:47
      Title: Empty Chairs
      Composer: Don Mclean
      Performer(s): Mclean, Don
      Performer(s): Mclean, Don
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:51
      Title: My Heaven
      Performer(s): Buckley / Daly
      Performer(s): Buckley / Daly
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Performer(s): Legrand/Bergman
      Duration: 4:23

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