The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Dec 21. Tonight, we'll listen to a rare vocal turn by Zoot Sims; Beethoven for violin and cello; Galway's Bahh Band; Mark O'Connor's "Appalachia Waltz"; Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" re-invented by Duke Ellington; a text Theo Dorgan (pictured) wrote for a choral work by Howard Goodall; clarinettist (and more besides) Sean MacErlaine from "A Slender Song"; a selection from Jon Sanders' "Zoukelele" CD; organist Letizia Romiti performs a work by Bach; Nic Jones material, tackled by Belinda O'Hooley and Heidi Tidow; another selection from the latest Hilliard Ensemble CD (see BLUE TUNES, below); and "Greensleves" played by California Guitar Trio. 10pm...

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

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    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 -

    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.

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland directed by Paul Hillier; and Heresy Record's The Wexford Carols - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary is joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

    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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