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 Saturday 12 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 -

    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

    • 22:00
      Title: One
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:07
      Title: The Eternal Vow From Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Duration: 6:13
    • 22:13
      Title: Come Together
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 10:23
    • 22:20
      Title: Julia
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:09
    • 22:23
      Title: Track 16
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:27
      Title: Djekafo
      Performer(s): Keita, Mamani
      Performer(s): Keita, Mamani
      Duration: 4:46
    • 22:32
      Title: Bedlam Boys
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:01
    • 22:36
      Title: Third Sonata - Ii: Boethius
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:53
      Title: Kun Mina Kuolen
      Performer(s): Kappi / Traditional
      Performer(s): Kappi / Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:59
      Title: Nubium Swimtrip
      Performer(s): Berglund, D.
      Performer(s): Berglund, D.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:04
      Title: Caprichos Di Siviglia
      Performer(s): De Holanda, Hamilton
      Performer(s): De Holanda, Hamilton
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:07
      Title: August
      Performer(s): Gelder, Ben
      Performer(s): Gelder, Ben
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:13
      Title: Can We Go Home Now
      Performer(s): Roche, Margaret
      Performer(s): Roche, Margaret
      Duration: 8:54
    • 23:21
      Title: String Quartet No.2 In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Non Lento
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 7:04
    • 23:28
      Title: Menuet In C Minor, Op.24 No.1
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:33
      Title: Billy Don't You Weep For Me
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:08
    • 23:38
      Title: Nobody Knew She Was There
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Performer(s): Maccoll, Ewen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:44
      Title: Splanky
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Performer(s): Hefti, Neal
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:49
      Title: Michelle
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 3:01
    • 23:55
      Title: Stilla
      Performer(s): Hedin, Johan
      Performer(s): Hedin, Johan
      Duration: 7:12
    • 00:03
      Title: Sonata No. 3 In F Minor Op. 5 - Movement Iv - Intermezzo (Ruckbl
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:57
    • 00:15
      Title: Bourbon Street Jingling Jollies
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:21
      Title: Piano Concerto No.27 In B Flat (2nd Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:58
    • 00:29
      Title: Desert Of The Soul
      Performer(s): Andy Garbi
      Performer(s): Andy Garbi
      Duration: 3:49
    • 00:33
      Title: From Where I Lie / Sheepcounting
      Performer(s): John Tams
      Performer(s): John Tams
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:39
      Title: Silent Noon
      Performer(s): Herrmann, Bernard
      Performer(s): Herrmann, Bernard
      Duration: 10:52
    • 00:50
      Title: Des Caramels Pour Eva
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Performer(s): Berthiaume, Antoine
      Duration: 3:12
    • 00:53
      Title: Eso Fue Hace 20
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Duration: 3:45

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