The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    August 2. Tonight, Eamonn presents an ecstatic Art van Damme; 2 x Boccherini; The Cinematic Orchestra's "Arrival Of The Birds"; a sample from the new CD by Anoushka Shankar (pictured); nocturnes by Chopin, Debussy, Liszt, Scriabin, Olafur Arnalds and Pablo Held  (see BLUE TUNES, below); late career Billie Holiday; a bluesy "Please Don't Go"; the melodic ambience of UK electronica duo Digitonal; a Mendelssohn octet; new Eileen Tackney; Chet Baker with Paul Desmond; part of a Shostakovich chamber symphony; as well as Dick Gaughan and Leo Kottke. 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 -

    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.

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

     

    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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