The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    August 28. Tonight, we shall listen to a sample from the new CD by accordionist/composer Martin Tourish; a live recording of Witold Lutoslawski's concerto for piano and orchestra by the Berlin Philharmonic; another sneak preview of "For One To Love" by Cécile McLorin Salvant, on the day the singer turns 26; we'll hear the Savalls - Jordi, his wife Montserrat Figueras and their daughter Arianna; more from the pen of Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below);an "always hopeful" Shrikant Sriram; Sandy Denny (pictured), on the quiet joys of brotherhood; a funeral march and elegy - part of the third movement from Benjamin Godard's  first piano concerto; Sligo's No Crows performs Eddie Lee's "Dolmen Dance"; Mulligan and Getz play a ballad by Gerry; and there will also be a Shostakovich chamber symphony aired. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 11 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, we're featuring compositions and performances by Daryl Runswick, author, broadcaster and former Head of Composition at the Trinity College of Music.

      Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 24th - 30th: Acallam na Senórach

    Acallam na Senórach is a setting by English composer Tarik O’Regan of a 12th Century text about the Fianna warriors Caílte mac Rónán and  Oisín, nephew of legendary Fionn Mac Cumhaill. O’Regan adapted the narrative into a one hour musical setting for solo guitar and chorus which was commissioned and recorded by Chamber Choir Ireland along with guitarist Stewart French. It’s under the Blue spotlight all this week.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Cimarrón
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:05
      Title: The World I Know
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:07
      Title: Eden-1
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:12
      Title: Cruel Sister
      Performer(s): Woods, Terry
      Performer(s): Woods, Terry
      Duration: 7:16
    • 22:19
      Title: Spencer The Rover
      Performer(s): Folk
      Performer(s): Folk
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:24
      Title: Closing
      Performer(s): Lindstrom, Johan
      Performer(s): Lindstrom, Johan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:27
      Title: Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans?
      Performer(s): Alter / De Lange
      Performer(s): Alter / De Lange
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:33
      Title: Sonata For Violin And Piano In G Minor
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 12:56
    • 22:46
      Title: Flatlands
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Chelsea
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Chelsea
      Duration: 4:15
    • 22:50
      Title: Sweet Black Girl
      Performer(s): Guy, Buddy
      Performer(s): Guy, Buddy
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:54
      Title: Creepin' In
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Duration: 7:41
    • 23:03
      Title: Moto Interrotto - I. Like A Romantic Concerto
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:06
      Title: Set Of 5 - No. 2
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:15
      Title: February Sun
      Performer(s): Jurjendal, Robert
      Performer(s): Jurjendal, Robert
      Duration: 5:24
    • 23:20
      Title: 27th Ethos
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:26
      Title: La Strada
      Performer(s): Rota, Nina
      Performer(s): Rota, Nina
      Duration: 3:46
    • 23:31
      Title: Seneca
      Performer(s): Smith, Patti
      Performer(s): Smith, Patti
      Duration: 5:55
    • 23:36
      Title: L'Il Darlin'
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:43
      Title: Tabula Rasa - Silentium
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 14:56
    • 23:58
      Title: Holy Island Part Ii
      Performer(s): Cagney, Eamonn
      Performer(s): Cagney, Eamonn
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:03
      Title: Love
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:11
      Title: Everything I Have Is Yours
      Performer(s): Lane / Adamson
      Performer(s): Lane / Adamson
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:15
      Title: I Hear A Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Fargos / Baker / Gasparre
      Performer(s): Fargos / Baker / Gasparre
      Duration: 2:47
    • 00:18
      Title: String Quartet No 14 In C-Sharp Minor Op131 (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:24
    • 00:25
      Title: String Quartet No 14 In C-Sharp Minor Op131 ( 6th Movment)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 2:18
    • 00:28
      Title: Mary Skeffington
      Performer(s): Rafferty, Gerry
      Performer(s): Rafferty, Gerry
      Duration: 2:50
    • 00:31
      Title: A Man Needs A Maid
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:35
      Title: Back Home
      Performer(s): Jansch
      Performer(s): Jansch
      Duration: 4:05
    • 00:39
      Title: Assyrian Women Mourners
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 6:22
    • 00:42
      Title: Little Elegy
      Performer(s): Bennett, Richard Rodney
      Performer(s): Bennett, Richard Rodney
      Duration: 2:44
    • 00:46
      Title: Hymn Of The Cherubim
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:49
      Title: Evensong: Tallinn
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 7:35
    • 00:56
      Title: Cedar And Ash
      Performer(s): Moore, Daniel Martin
      Performer(s): Moore, Daniel Martin
      Duration: 2:52

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