The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; dolo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexi Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    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 -

    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...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    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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