The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    March 1.  As the month of March comes in like a lion, we wind down with a Bach variation; Iiro Rantala's "Tears For Esbjorn"; movie music by a former Estonian Minister of Culture; new releases by oud-player Anouar Brahem and the late Kenny Wheeler (pictured); Scott Joplin's "The Entertainer" performed on guitar, as well as original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); Billy Strayhorn's "Blood Count" played on solo piano; 3 x Henry Purcell; 2 x Johnny Mandel; Argerich + Abbado + Beethoven; and a little Don McLean. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 18 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    The Blue of the Night connects different musical landscapes - a musical journey through centuries, genres and soundscapes.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber works.

    Wolfgang Muthspiel: March 2nd - 8th

    Wolfgang Muthspiel is the son of a choirmaster. He has studied at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berklee College of Music. In the week the Austrian guitarist/composer celebrates his 50th birthday, we air nightly selections by an artist who works in both the classical and jazz arenas.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:01
      Title: Romance
      Performer(s): Wilson, Gerald
      Performer(s): Wilson, Gerald
      Duration: 6:45
    • 22:08
      Title: Key To The Highway
      Performer(s): Broonzy / Seeger
      Performer(s): Broonzy / Seeger
      Duration: 3:19
    • 22:11
      Title: Arthur Mcbride
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 7:20
    • 22:18
      Title: Prayer Of St. Gregory
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Duration: 4:58
    • 22:23
      Title: Cello Concerto In E Minor - Movement Iii (Adagio)
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:34
    • 22:30
      Title: Birthday
      Performer(s): The Sugarcubes
      Performer(s): The Sugarcubes
      Album: The Great Crossover Potential
      Duration: 4:11
    • 22:33
      Title: Somewhere (From West Side Story)
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Duration: 4:08
    • 22:41
      Title: Glade
      Performer(s): Arcoleo, Josh
      Performer(s): Arcoleo, Josh
      Duration: 5:49
    • 22:47
      Title: Blue Mosque
      Performer(s): Purbrook, Colin
      Performer(s): Purbrook, Colin
      Duration: 4:30
    • 22:52
      Title: Alonso's Serenade
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Duration: 2:47
    • 22:54
      Title: Petite Symphonie No.3 'Serenade' (2nd Movement) Calme
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Duration: 2:00
    • 22:56
      Title: Serenade For Guitar And Percussion (2nd Movement) Air
      Performer(s): Harrison, Lou
      Performer(s): Harrison, Lou
      Duration: 3:32
    • 23:01
      Title: Rockin' In Rhythm
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:01
    • 23:04
      Title: Meet On The Ledge
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:06
      Title: Burns' Supper
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 3:58
    • 23:11
      Title: Genevieve
      Performer(s): Sanborn, David
      Performer(s): Sanborn, David
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:16
      Title: Dear Friends
      Performer(s): Eri Yamamoto
      Performer(s): Eri Yamamoto
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:21
      Title: Immersia Iii
      Performer(s): Buckley, Linda
      Performer(s): Buckley, Linda
      Duration: 2:35
    • 23:23
      Title: Campani In Aria (Berceuse)
      Performer(s): Boyle, Rory
      Performer(s): Boyle, Rory
      Duration: 3:48
    • 23:29
      Title: Moel Famau
      Performer(s): Ryder-Jones, Bill
      Performer(s): Ryder-Jones, Bill
      Duration: 3:35
    • 23:32
      Title: Ich Bin Schon
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:35
      Title: In My Secret Life
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:39
      Title: Cello Concerto No. 1 Op. 107 - Movement Ii - Moderato
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 11:48
    • 23:52
      Title: Les Bouton Dorés
      Performer(s): Vidalin / Datin
      Performer(s): Vidalin / Datin
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:55
      Title: Snowball
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 4:37
    • 23:59
      Title: Empty Pocket Blues
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Duration: 5:02
    • 00:04
      Title: Blue
      Performer(s): Dunning, Brian
      Performer(s): Dunning, Brian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:09
      Title: After Dark
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Duration: 4:11
    • 00:15
      Title: Well, Well Cornelius
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 3:21
    • 00:18
      Title: Saltaire Melody
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 1:15
    • 00:19
      Title: Images: Prelude
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 2:04
    • 00:21
      Title: Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
      Performer(s): Redman / Razaf
      Performer(s): Redman / Razaf
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:24
      Title: Morgen
      Performer(s): Winther, Lars
      Performer(s): Winther, Lars
      Duration: 5:38
    • 00:30
      Title: Chave's Song
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Duration: 3:34
    • 00:34
      Title: Small Metal Gods
      Performer(s): Dafeldecker / Fennesz / Moser / Stangl / Sylvian
      Performer(s): Dafeldecker / Fennesz / Moser / Stangl / Sylvian
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:40
      Title: No.7 In E Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 1:57
    • 00:41
      Title: Three Piano Pieces After The Flower - Night Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Mitsukuri, Shukichi
      Performer(s): Mitsukuri, Shukichi
      Duration: 5:37
    • 00:47
      Title: Trivium
      Performer(s): Eespere, Rene
      Performer(s): Eespere, Rene
      Duration: 3:44
    • 00:51
      Title: Calling You
      Performer(s): Telson, Bob
      Performer(s): Telson, Bob
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:55
      Title: Pilgrimage To The Ganges
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Duration: 3:45

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