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    Apr 19. This Easter Saturday, we hear more seasonal fare by Carlos Gesualdo; a short "Amazing Grace" by the late Rory Gallagher; Hammond organ man Larry Goldings, from a late 2013 session recorded in Germany with guitarist Peter Bernstein and drummer Bill Stewart; Amandine Savary (pictured, above), from a new CD of Bach toccatas; Brittany Haas and Dan Trueman play music created by themselves; a selection from "Chicago Fire", the latest album by saxophone-player (and marathon runner) Eric Alexander; a Mozart adagio; and another selection from Jackson C. Frank's "Fixin' To Die" (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10:45pm start-time expected...
     

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 5 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 -

    Jackson C. Frank: April 14th - 20th

    The American singer/songwriter Jackson C. Frank was seriously injured as a child, in a school fire that claimed the lives of most of his classmates. He is best known for writing "Blues Run The Game", a song that's been covered by Simon & Garfunkel, Bert Jansch, Eddi Reader, John Renbourn and Frank's one-time girlfriend, Sandy Denny. He, himself, recorded just one album in his lifetime, the eponymous "Jackson C. Frank", produced by Frank's friend Paul Simon, in London. This week, we feature rarities from the newly-issued “Fixin’ To Die”: home and reel-to-reel recordings made during the 1960s and 1970s. Join Ellen and Eamonn to hear a selection each night this week, from 10pm...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:00 p.m.
      Title: Clara
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Album: Who's Feeling Young Now?
      Duration: 0:03:36
    • 10:04 p.m.
      Title: Old Folks
      Performer(s): Robsion / Hill
      Performer(s): Robsion / Hill
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 10:07 p.m.
      Title: Don'T Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 0:05:47
    • 10:12 p.m.
      Title: Cottage For Sale
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 10:16 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto (2nd movement) Adagio misterioso
      Performer(s): Yashiro, Akio
      Performer(s): Yashiro, Akio
      Duration: 0:07:47
    • 10:24 p.m.
      Title: Holy Island Part I
      Performer(s): Cagney, Eamonn
      Performer(s): Cagney, Eamonn
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:48 p.m.
      Title: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 0:04:46
    • 10:52 p.m.
      Title: Estampes - No. 1 Pagodes
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 0:05:33
    • 10:58 p.m.
      Title: Sometime Ago
      Performer(s): Mihanovich, Sergio
      Performer(s): Mihanovich, Sergio
      Duration: 0:06:40
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Amazing Grace
      Performer(s): Walker, William
      Performer(s): Walker, William
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:08 p.m.
      Title: Death Row Blues
      Performer(s): Bibb / Scott
      Performer(s): Bibb / Scott
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: Quiet Steps
      Performer(s): Lindgren, Lasse
      Performer(s): Lindgren, Lasse
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:17 p.m.
      Title: Sad February
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:23 p.m.
      Title: Mahler Symphony No 7 - movement IV - Nachtmusik: Andante amoroso
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 0:12:06
    • 11:36 p.m.
      Title: The Dreamer
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • 11:40 p.m.
      Title: Who Do You Think You Are?
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 11:43 p.m.
      Title: The Man In The Station
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 0:03:08
    • 11:47 p.m.
      Title: Bula-Beige
      Performer(s): Dameron, Tadd
      Performer(s): Dameron, Tadd
      Duration: 0:11:36
    • 12:00 a.m.
      Title: Organ Symphony (1st movement) - Prelude: Andante
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 0:07:27
    • 12:07 a.m.
      Title: Violin Sonata No 3 - Movement I - Slow
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 0:06:22
    • 12:14 a.m.
      Title: Moonlight Serenade
      Performer(s): Parish, Mitchell/Miller, Glenn
      Performer(s): Parish, Mitchell/Miller, Glenn
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 12:19 a.m.
      Title: Saturday Sun
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 0:04:20
    • 12:23 a.m.
      Title: Which Will
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 0:04:15
    • 12:27 a.m.
      Title: Black Eyed Dog
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 12:31 a.m.
      Title: Prelude To A Kiss
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:36 a.m.
      Title: I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
      Performer(s): Young / Crosby / Washington
      Performer(s): Young / Crosby / Washington
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:42 a.m.
      Title: Buzzin' Fly
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Duration: 0:06:19
    • 12:48 a.m.
      Title: Close (Variation 1)
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Duration: 0:02:58
    • 12:50 a.m.
      Title: While You'Re On Your Way
      Performer(s): Hardin, Tim
      Performer(s): Hardin, Tim
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • 12:53 a.m.
      Title: Sonata In F: Andante Un Poco Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:05:13

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