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    Aug 17. This Sunday on BLUE, we'll listen to Anglo-Irish ensemble Carducci Quartet perform a work by living composer Adrian Williams; some Bennie Maupin (providing Eamonn can find a particular CD he knows he has at home somewhere); Irish guitarist Michael O'Toole; Dave Brubeck (pictured) at Oberlin College; singer/songwriters Ane Brun, Elvis Costello, Lucinda Williams and Tom Waits; a “Finnish Prayer” by Taneli Kuusisto; and the last of the week's Bill Evans recordings (see BLUE TUNES, below), including a version of "Danny Boy". 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 4 October 2013

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    A Journey through Centuries of Beautiful Music celebrated its 4th birthday in the Sugar Club in Dublin recently. This week Blue features high quality music from that night.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Bill Evans: August 11th - 17th

    Were he still with us, Bill Evans would have turned 85 on the 16th of August. A lyrical player who never paraded his technique, Evans first appeared on the radar after working with Charles Mingus and Miles Davis (that's Bill playing piano on most of the "Kind Of Blue" sessions). This week Eamonn features solo, duo and - especially - trio recordings made under the pianist's own name. We'll even hear Evans recorded with symphony orchestra and playing along to himself...

     

    Debussy: Aug 18th - 24th

    Claude Debussy’s vast output has given us masterpieces in a variety of categories such as orchestral, piano, ballet and chamber music. This week, to honour his birthdate, we shine the spotlight on the French-born composer's vocal works with settings of texts by Verlaine, Mallarmé and Baudelaire.

    The Songs of Debussy – a Blue of the Night recommendation, nightly at 10...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Piano Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:15
    • 22:14
      Title: Blueberry Ice Cream Take 2
      Performer(s): Iverson, Ethan
      Performer(s): Iverson, Ethan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:17
      Title: Stockholm Sweetnin'
      Performer(s): Jones, Quincy
      Performer(s): Jones, Quincy
      Duration: 4:03
    • 22:22
      Title: White Oak Mountain
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:30
    • 22:25
      Title: Are You Ready For Love
      Performer(s): Thomas Lee / Leroy Bell / Casey James
      Performer(s): Thomas Lee / Leroy Bell / Casey James
      Duration: 4:41
    • 22:31
      Title: Cantabile
      Performer(s): Vasks, Peteris
      Performer(s): Vasks, Peteris
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:39
      Title: The Light From One
      Performer(s): Brun / Engine Earz Fexperiment
      Performer(s): Brun / Engine Earz Fexperiment
      Duration: 5:36
    • 22:44
      Title: Tant Qu'il Aura Des Etoiles
      Performer(s): Scotto/ Hornez/ Vendiesse
      Performer(s): Scotto/ Hornez/ Vendiesse
      Duration: 1:30
    • 23:05
      Title: Central Reservation
      Performer(s): Beth Orton
      Performer(s): Beth Orton
      Album: Central Reservation
      Duration: 5:03
    • 23:09
      Title: All You Need Is
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Duration: 5:59
    • 23:15
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Brennan/De Barra
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Brennan/De Barra
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:20
      Title: Piano Sonata No.1 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:26
      Title: Lyric Suite - Iv: March Of The Dwarfs
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:32
      Title: Elegie
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:24
    • 23:34
      Title: Lansiranta
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:39
      Title: Out On The Weekend
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 4:49
    • 23:44
      Title: Ashokan Farewell
      Performer(s): Ungar, Jay
      Performer(s): Ungar, Jay
      Duration: 6:09
    • 23:48
      Title: Don't Leave Me
      Performer(s): Guy, Buddy
      Performer(s): Guy, Buddy
      Duration: 3:57
    • 23:52
      Title: Introducing...
      Performer(s): Louhivuori, Olavi
      Performer(s): Louhivuori, Olavi
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:58
      Title: Bell Metal Lane
      Performer(s): Arguelles, Julian
      Performer(s): Arguelles, Julian
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:04
      Title: Nocturne No.12 In G
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 2:15
    • 00:06
      Title: Fantasia (21)
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:10
      Title: Oh Shenandoah
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Album: Time Portal
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:15
      Title: Ballad For The Unborn
      Performer(s): E.S.T.
      Performer(s): E.S.T.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:20
      Title: Lamentate - Movement V (Pregando)
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:31
      Title: Marianne's Demise
      Performer(s): Sheerin, Colette
      Performer(s): Sheerin, Colette
      Duration: 4:01
    • 00:35
      Title: Drinkin' Gourd
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:38
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Adagio, Ma No
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 9:03
    • 00:48
      Title: Where've Yer Bin Dick?
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:48
      Title: My Romance
      Performer(s): Rodgers / Hart
      Performer(s): Rodgers / Hart
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:51
      Title: I Surrender Dear
      Performer(s): Barris / Clifford
      Performer(s): Barris / Clifford
      Duration: 6:46

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