The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    July 26. Tonight, we'll hear some of the music pianist/composer Eleni Karaindrou (pictured) provided for Giorgos Cheimonas' modern Greek adaptation of "Medea"; Ryuichi Sakamoto with - and without - David Sylvian; a new recording by jazz trumpeter Jason Palmer; another lyrical interpretation of Grieg by Javier Perianes; guitarists Kelly Joe Phelps and Marc Ribot; Irish guitarist John O'Shea; the New Blood Orchestra, performing an alternate instrumental version of Peter Gabriel's "The Nest That Sailed The Sky"; new John Metcalfe; a J.S. Bach adagio; the last 2 cuts of the week from Helen Merrill (see BLUE TUNES, below), including an Arlen/Mercer song; a Magnificat by Orlando de Lassus; and Italian guitarist Peo Alfonsi joined by vocalist Ivan Lopez. 10pm start...

    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 -

    July 20th - 26th: Helen Merrill

    Helen Merrill sang with Charlie Parker in the 1940s. Though her first album was arranged by Quincy Jones (and featured trumpeter Clifford Brown), this American artist has achieved greatest recognition while living in Europe and Japan. Hear Helen recorded with Gordon Beck, Hank Jones, Stan Getz et al, each night this week on BLUE.

    July 27th - August 3rd: Nocturnes

    They are described as a single-movement character piece usually written for solo piano. First created by Irishman John Field – forever associated with Frederic Chopin - but the list of nocturne composers is extensive. We’ll draw from that list all week – the dictionary defines them as “inspired by, or evocative of, the night”. Nocturnes - the perfect fit for The Blue Of The Night.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Clara
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Performer(s): Punch Brothers
      Album: Who's Feeling Young Now?
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:04
      Title: Old Folks
      Performer(s): Robsion / Hill
      Performer(s): Robsion / Hill
      Duration: 3:07
    • 22:07
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 5:47
    • 22:12
      Title: Cottage For Sale
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:16
      Title: Piano Concerto (2nd Movement) Adagio Misterioso
      Performer(s): Yashiro, Akio
      Performer(s): Yashiro, Akio
      Duration: 7:47
    • 22:24
      Title: Holy Island Part I
      Performer(s): Cagney, Eamonn
      Performer(s): Cagney, Eamonn
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:48
      Title: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:46
    • 22:52
      Title: Estampes - No. 1 Pagodes
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:33
    • 22:58
      Title: Sometime Ago
      Performer(s): Mihanovich, Sergio
      Performer(s): Mihanovich, Sergio
      Duration: 6:40
    • 23:04
      Title: Amazing Grace
      Performer(s): Walker, William
      Performer(s): Walker, William
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:08
      Title: Death Row Blues
      Performer(s): Bibb / Scott
      Performer(s): Bibb / Scott
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:11
      Title: Quiet Steps
      Performer(s): Lindgren, Lasse
      Performer(s): Lindgren, Lasse
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:17
      Title: Sad February
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: Mahler Symphony No 7 - Movement Iv - Nachtmusik: Andante Amoroso
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 12:06
    • 23:36
      Title: The Dreamer
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Performer(s): Lapthorn, Tim
      Duration: 4:34
    • 23:40
      Title: Who Do You Think You Are?
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Performer(s): Costello, Elvis
      Duration: 3:43
    • 23:43
      Title: The Man In The Station
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:47
      Title: Bula-Beige
      Performer(s): Dameron, Tadd
      Performer(s): Dameron, Tadd
      Duration: 11:36
    • 00:00
      Title: Organ Symphony (1st Movement) - Prelude: Andante
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 7:27
    • 00:07
      Title: Violin Sonata No 3 - Movement I - Slow
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:14
      Title: Moonlight Serenade
      Performer(s): Parish, Mitchell/Miller, Glenn
      Performer(s): Parish, Mitchell/Miller, Glenn
      Duration: 3:39
    • 00:19
      Title: Saturday Sun
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:23
      Title: Which Will
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:27
      Title: Black Eyed Dog
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:31
      Title: Prelude To A Kiss
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:36
      Title: I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
      Performer(s): Young / Crosby / Washington
      Performer(s): Young / Crosby / Washington
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:42
      Title: Buzzin' Fly
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Duration: 6:19
    • 00:48
      Title: Close (Variation 1)
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Duration: 2:58
    • 00:50
      Title: While You're On Your Way
      Performer(s): Hardin, Tim
      Performer(s): Hardin, Tim
      Duration: 2:31
    • 00:53
      Title: Sonata In F: Andante Un Poco Adagio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:13

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