The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme...

    Dec 19. Tonight, we'll hear "Jingle Bells" played on the banjo; the music of Ravel, performed on piano by Louis Lortie; 2 x Larry Goldings (including a seasonal recording with Brad Mehldau); Iva Bittova, singing a "Magnificat"; Joni Mitchell material realised by jazzers John Scofield and Pablo Held; movie music by Pascal Gaigne; a high-spirited number from New Orleans boys Donald Harrison and Dr. John; Peadar Ó Riada with Martin Hayes and Caoimhín O Raghallaigh; new Hilliard Ensemble (see BLUE TUNES, below); Clint's son, Kyle Eastwood (pictured); Carducci String Quartet; and a Northumbrian exchange. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 29 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 -

    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.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:03
      Title: Hymn (To Her Love)
      Performer(s): Brennan, Ciáran
      Performer(s): Brennan, Ciáran
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:09
      Title: Tierra De Luz
      Performer(s): Downs/Cohen
      Performer(s): Downs/Cohen
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:12
      Title: String Trio In D Major Op 9 No 2 - Movement Ii - Andante Quasi
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:57
    • 22:18
      Title: Moonlight Sonata (1st Movmt)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:24
      Title: I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:29
      Title: Guess I'Ll Hang My Tears Out To Dry
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule
      Duration: 4:17
    • 22:34
      Title: April The 14th Part 1
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:40
      Title: Wildflower 2
      Performer(s): Akkerman, Jan
      Performer(s): Akkerman, Jan
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:45
      Title: Cello Concertoop.22 (2nd Movement) Andante Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 7:15
    • 22:52
      Title: Poem To A Distant Fire
      Performer(s): Moller, Johannes
      Performer(s): Moller, Johannes
      Duration: 6:22
    • 22:59
      Title: Sisyphus
      Performer(s): Gesing / Winstone
      Performer(s): Gesing / Winstone
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:04
      Title: Woman You Must Be Crazy
      Performer(s): Walker, Aaron
      Performer(s): Walker, Aaron
      Duration: 4:08
    • 23:09
      Title: So Goes The Night
      Performer(s): Detor, Krista
      Performer(s): Detor, Krista
      Duration: 5:21
    • 23:14
      Title: Black Water
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Performer(s): O'Beirne, Gerry
      Duration: 5:37
    • 23:19
      Title: Crescent In Kreuzburg
      Performer(s): Timonen / Hassinen
      Performer(s): Timonen / Hassinen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:24
      Title: Quintet In G Minor I. Prelude (Lento)
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 4:50
    • 23:30
      Title: The Dark Diamond Of Donezk
      Performer(s): Nuss, Hubert
      Performer(s): Nuss, Hubert
      Duration: 2:43
    • 23:32
      Title: In My Own Dream
      Performer(s): Butterfield, P.
      Performer(s): Butterfield, P.
      Duration: 4:33
    • 23:36
      Title: Con Permiso
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 5:06
    • 23:47
      Title: Among The Wicklow Hills
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 2:49
    • 23:50
      Title: Heaven
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:53
      Title: Willow Weep For Me
      Performer(s): Ronnell, Ann
      Performer(s): Ronnell, Ann
      Duration: 5:31
    • 23:58
      Title: Frank
      Performer(s): Corbett, Bryan
      Performer(s): Corbett, Bryan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:00
      Title: Danses Sacree Et Profane For Harp And Strings
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 10:24
    • 00:11
      Title: You Wouldn't Let It
      Performer(s): Vincent, Robert
      Performer(s): Vincent, Robert
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:16
      Title: The Harry Lime Theme
      Performer(s): Karas, Anton
      Performer(s): Karas, Anton
      Duration: 3:49
    • 00:20
      Title: Love And Respect
      Performer(s): Thompson, Eli
      Performer(s): Thompson, Eli
      Duration: 5:40
    • 00:25
      Title: Everything Happens To Me
      Performer(s): Dennis / Adair
      Performer(s): Dennis / Adair
      Duration: 11:00
    • 00:31
      Title: Plainte Calme (Calm Lamentation)
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:34
      Title: Sonata For 2 Clarinets (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 3:04
    • 00:37
      Title: Am Koppenplatz
      Performer(s): Sholdice, Garrett
      Performer(s): Sholdice, Garrett
      Duration: 3:20
    • 00:41
      Title: The Curra Road
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Ger
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Ger
      Duration: 4:51
    • 00:45
      Title: Lord Bateman
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood Wilson Carthy
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood Wilson Carthy
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:53
      Title: Virgo Prudentissima / Magnificat
      Performer(s): Gregorian Antiphon
      Performer(s): Gregorian Antiphon
      Duration: 5:14

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