The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    Feb 1. Chris Wood delivers the tale of a wise nobleman called "Lord Bateman"; Sandy Denny sings about the castle where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned; we'll also hear June Tabor's reading of "King Of Rome"; the second of "Tre Canti" by Ildebrando Pizzetti; singer-songwriters Kate Bush and John Martyn; 2 final selections from this week’s featured recording by Ryuichi Sakamoto and the Morelenbaums (see BLUE TUNES, below); a divertimento by Ture Rangstrom; a cover of Peter green's "Albatross"; Norma Winstone's interpretation of a song by the late Mike Taylor; and a new recording of Mark Anthony Turnage's "Prayer For A great Man". 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 28 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.

    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.

    Bilingua: February 2nd - 8th

    Last November, Gael Linn released "Bilingua" - a previously unreleased recording by the late Eithne Ní Uallacháin who tragically passed away in 1999. As a member of the trio Lá Lugh, Eithne forged new interpretations of Irish traditional singing. But with "Bilingua" she composed new material of her own - yet still deeply rooted in the tradition. It's under the Blue spotlight all this week.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:06
      Title: Finale
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 7:05
    • 22:14
      Title: Symphony No. 2 In D Major Op. 36 - Movement Ii - Larghetto
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 13:48
    • 22:29
      Title: The Song In Your Heart
      Performer(s): Brennan M / Jarvis A
      Performer(s): Brennan M / Jarvis A
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:33
      Title: Criss Cross
      Performer(s): Dodd / Corbett
      Performer(s): Dodd / Corbett
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:39
      Title: Walk Away
      Performer(s): Wood, O. / Wood, C.
      Performer(s): Wood, O. / Wood, C.
      Duration: 4:28
    • 22:43
      Title: Dallas Rag
      Performer(s): Baker, Don
      Performer(s): Baker, Don
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:46
      Title: Love Comes To Me
      Composer: Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy
      Album: The Letting Go - Bonnie Prince Billy, Domino Records, WIGCD182
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:51
      Title: The Shannon Suite (3rd Movement) Lough Derg
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 5:09
    • 22:56
      Title: The West Coast Of Clare
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Duration: 5:49
    • 23:03
      Title: Cry Me A River
      Performer(s): Hamilton, Arthur
      Performer(s): Hamilton, Arthur
      Duration: 3:14
    • 23:06
      Title: Windows
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Duration: 4:40
    • 23:11
      Title: Miesta Lyodaan Kuin Vierasta Sikka
      Performer(s): Pekko Kappi
      Performer(s): Pekko Kappi
      Duration: 2:27
    • 23:13
      Title: Kun Mina Kuolen
      Performer(s): Kappi / Traditional
      Performer(s): Kappi / Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:19
      Title: The House Of Night - Iii
      Performer(s): Cashian, Philip
      Performer(s): Cashian, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: Well, Well Cornelius
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:26
      Title: Follow, Follow
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:33
      Title: Oblivión
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:37
      Title: Caterpillar
      Performer(s): Olney, David
      Performer(s): Olney, David
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:42
      Title: Rosemary
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Duration: 3:36
    • 23:46
      Title: Random Acts Of Senseless Violence
      Performer(s): Dafeldecker / Fennesz / Moser / Rowe / Sylvian
      Performer(s): Dafeldecker / Fennesz / Moser / Rowe / Sylvian
      Duration: 7:21
    • 23:53
      Title: Deborah's Theme From Once Upon A Time In America
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:07
    • 23:56
      Title: Butterfly Main Theme
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 4:07
    • 00:00
      Title: Gabriel's Oboe
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:34
    • 00:04
      Title: Albatross
      Performer(s): Green, Peter
      Performer(s): Green, Peter
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:10
      Title: Temwani Sleeps
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 2:24
    • 00:12
      Title: Take It With Me
      Performer(s): Waits / Brennan
      Performer(s): Waits / Brennan
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:18
      Title: Aldeburgh Variations
      Performer(s): Holloway, Robin
      Performer(s): Holloway, Robin
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:22
      Title: Canto Secundo: Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:51
    • 00:24
      Title: Cantus In Memory Of Benjamin Britten
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 6:18
    • 00:35
      Title: Sorgen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:54
    • 00:39
      Title: Your Story
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Duration: 3:07
    • 00:43
      Title: The Last Time I Saw Richard
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 5:14
    • 00:47
      Title: Song To A Seagull
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:51
      Title: Both Sides Now
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:57
      Title: Study Ii
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 1:07

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