The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    March 1.  As the month of March comes in like a lion, we wind down with a Bach variation; Iiro Rantala's "Tears For Esbjorn"; movie music by a former Estonian Minister of Culture; new releases by oud-player Anouar Brahem and the late Kenny Wheeler (pictured); Scott Joplin's "The Entertainer" performed on guitar, as well as original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); Billy Strayhorn's "Blood Count" played on solo piano; 3 x Henry Purcell; 2 x Johnny Mandel; Argerich + Abbado + Beethoven; and a little Don McLean. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 27 September 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    He is called the Godfather of Irish Electronica; recently he was made Adjunct Prof of Music at Trinity - Roger Doyle's discography is under the Blue Tunes spotlight this week.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber works.

    Wolfgang Muthspiel: March 2nd - 8th

    Wolfgang Muthspiel is the son of a choirmaster. He has studied at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berklee College of Music. In the week the Austrian guitarist/composer celebrates his 50th birthday, we air nightly selections by an artist who works in both the classical and jazz arenas.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:03
      Title: Drivin'
      Performer(s): Baker, Don
      Performer(s): Baker, Don
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:06
      Title: Introduction To Salome
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 6:53
    • 22:13
      Title: Fair Is Foul
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:19
      Title: Symphony No.3 In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Ma No Troppo
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 11:48
    • 22:32
      Title: Bamba
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Duration: 6:14
    • 22:38
      Title: Blueberry Hill
      Performer(s): Stock / Lewis / Rose
      Performer(s): Stock / Lewis / Rose
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:43
      Title: Mercy Street
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 6:14
    • 22:49
      Title: The Nest That Sailed The Sky (Instrumental)
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 4:09
    • 22:54
      Title: Home At Last
      Performer(s): Becker / Fagen
      Performer(s): Becker / Fagen
      Duration: 5:49
    • 23:01
      Title: String Quartet No. 5 Third Movement
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 6:29
    • 23:07
      Title: String Quartet No.2 - Iv.
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: Nefertiti
      Performer(s): Shorter, Wayne
      Performer(s): Shorter, Wayne
      Duration: 8:08
    • 23:18
      Title: Together
      Performer(s): Dodd / Corbett
      Performer(s): Dodd / Corbett
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:24
      Title: Open These Bars
      Performer(s): Taylor, Otis
      Performer(s): Taylor, Otis
      Duration: 6:44
    • 23:32
      Title: Gymnopedies No. 1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:38
      Title: Nocturne No. 4
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Album: Piano Dreams: The Erik Satie Collection - Pascal Roge, Decca, 458 105-2
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:39
      Title: Gnossiennes (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:55
    • 23:44
      Title: Mrs Bermingham
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 5:45
    • 23:49
      Title: Stratospheres
      Composer: Garbi
      Performer(s): Andy Garbi
      Performer(s): Andy Garbi
      Album: The Sound of One, PRS Foundation for New Music, Ais Cd 1001
      Duration: 5:32
    • 23:55
      Title: Stilla
      Performer(s): Hedin, Johan
      Performer(s): Hedin, Johan
      Duration: 7:12
    • 00:02
      Title: One Falling Tree
      Performer(s): Mckenna / Gilstrap
      Performer(s): Mckenna / Gilstrap
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:09
      Title: Two Album Leaves In Cmin (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 1:49
    • 00:11
      Title: Moonpie
      Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer
      Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:16
      Title: Write A Letter
      Performer(s): Carthy, Eliza
      Performer(s): Carthy, Eliza
      Duration: 5:44
    • 00:22
      Title: The Garden (Vi)
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:23
      Title: Indian Summer
      Performer(s): Atkins, Joseph
      Performer(s): Atkins, Joseph
      Duration: 7:52
    • 00:31
      Title: Don't Want To Know
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:34
      Title: Jim
      Performer(s): Rose / Petrillo / Shawn
      Performer(s): Rose / Petrillo / Shawn
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:40
      Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 10:41
    • 00:49
      Title: On An Overgrown Path - The Madonna Of Frydek
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 2:59
    • 00:52
      Title: Gyassa
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 6:52

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