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    July 26. This Saturday night on BLUE, we'll hear Lalo Schifrin's impressions of his own and Debussy's music; Anne Sofie von Otter duetting with Brad Mehldau; Arvo Part x 2; Billy Bragg's "Tommorow's Going To Be A Better Day"; a Bragg tune on the new solo piano CD by Elan Mehler (specifically, "Way Over Yonder In The Minor Key";  melancholy courtesy of Chet Baker (pictured) and Tim Buckley; more Talich Quartet (see BLUE TUNES, below); including a Mendelssohn fugue; a Mendelssohn piece performed on piano; plus singer/songwriters Laura Veirs and Agnes Obel;

    Eamonn's in the BLUE chair from no later than 10:10pm...

    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 -

    Talich Quartet: July 21st - 27th

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939 .His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue.

    Picture by David Goldman

    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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