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    August 29. This Saturday night, we've lined up birthday boy Bennie Maupin with his European quartet featuring pianist Michal Tokaj; some Grieg, on a recording by the WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne; American blues artist Selwyn Birchwood, in advance of his appearance in Monaghan early next month; a "ladylike" Miriam Klein (the singer has just been re-issued on MPS); a solo guitar performance by José Luis Montón; Irish drummer Kevin Lawlor, from his new release "Eight"; the ambient strains of keyboard-player Steve Roach; more from Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below); Chet Baker (pictured), singing Rodgers & Hart; Vladimir Martynov's choral work "Six Songs"; young Irish guitarist Paul Meehan, from "The Lower Road"; the late Michael Garrick, recorded with Ian Carr and Don Rendell; and Martin Tourish's newly-available "The Seventh Degree (Of Irish Romanticism)". Please note a 10:05pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 13 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: Twin Sisters
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 1:12
    • 22:02
      Title: Bird's Lament
      Performer(s): Moondog
      Performer(s): Moondog
      Album: Sax Pax for a Sax
      Duration: 4:08
    • 22:05
      Title: Little Suite In A Minor - Praludium
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 3:49
    • 22:10
      Title: Gone Shopping
      Performer(s): Gaston / Kavana
      Performer(s): Gaston / Kavana
      Duration: 2:49
    • 22:12
      Title: Youkali Tango
      Performer(s): Fernay / Weill
      Performer(s): Fernay / Weill
      Duration: 6:53
    • 22:19
      Title: Tomorrow's World
      Performer(s): Dankworth, Johnny
      Performer(s): Dankworth, Johnny
      Duration: 3:46
    • 22:23
      Title: I Sing The Body Electric - Movement 2
      Performer(s): Runswick / Basho / Pacey
      Performer(s): Runswick / Basho / Pacey
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:33
      Title: Martha's Harbour
      Performer(s): Cousin / Bricheno / Regan
      Performer(s): Cousin / Bricheno / Regan
      Duration: 3:20
    • 22:36
      Title: In Here
      Performer(s): Difranco, Ani
      Performer(s): Difranco, Ani
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:41
      Title: Quiet Page
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:44
      Title: Otro Viaje
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:51
      Title: Piano Sonata Op.26: (Iii) Adagio Mesto
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 5:47
    • 22:57
      Title: Sophie / The Lady With The Little Dog
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:02
      Title: When I Look In Your Eyes
      Performer(s): L Bricusse
      Performer(s): L Bricusse
      Duration: 7:03
    • 23:09
      Title: Soittajan Kaipuu
      Performer(s): Vesterinen, Viljo
      Performer(s): Vesterinen, Viljo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:12
      Title: Y Deryn Du (The Blackbird)
      Performer(s): Matthews, David
      Performer(s): Matthews, David
      Duration: 2:17
    • 23:14
      Title: Piano Concerto In G Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:02
    • 23:26
      Title: Entre Nous
      Performer(s): Wess, Frank
      Performer(s): Wess, Frank
      Duration: 5:08
    • 23:31
      Title: Wichita Lineman
      Performer(s): Webb, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Webb, Jimmy
      Duration: 5:59
    • 23:36
      Title: Kiss Me
      Performer(s): Tom Waits / Kathleen Brennan
      Performer(s): Tom Waits / Kathleen Brennan
      Duration: 3:56
    • 23:39
      Title: Fantaisie - Andantino
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 2:20
    • 23:42
      Title: String Quartet In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 7:38
    • 23:50
      Title: Voices In The Light
      Performer(s): Kastning, Kevin / Clements, Carl
      Performer(s): Kastning, Kevin / Clements, Carl
      Duration: 4:13
    • 23:58
      Title: Jerusalem Revisited
      Performer(s): Boyes, Jim
      Performer(s): Boyes, Jim
      Duration: 5:12
    • 00:05
      Title: Air
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:08
      Title: Malena
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 2:52
    • 00:11
      Title: Horn Concerto No.4 (2nd Movement) Romance
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:16
      Title: September In The Rain
      Performer(s): Warren/Dubin
      Performer(s): Warren/Dubin
      Duration: 3:32
    • 00:19
      Title: Little Bruk
      Performer(s): Hederos, Martin
      Performer(s): Hederos, Martin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Lichen
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Duration: 4:28
    • 00:29
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra (1st Movement): Lagrima - Andante
      Performer(s): Tarrega
      Performer(s): Tarrega
      Duration: 2:23
    • 00:31
      Title: The White Swan
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Performer(s): Stevenson, Savourna
      Duration: 6:38
    • 00:37
      Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 10:41
    • 00:46
      Title: Old Friends
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:35
    • 00:49
      Title: Darn That Dream (Take 1)
      Performer(s): Delange/Van Heusen
      Performer(s): Delange/Van Heusen
      Duration: 5:05
    • 00:53
      Title: When Your Lover Has Gone
      Performer(s): Swan, Einar
      Performer(s): Swan, Einar
      Duration: 3:45

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