The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Nov 23.  Tonight, we hear a new recording of Saint-Saens' "La muse et le poete"; Stanley Clarke, recorded live in Japan with Chick Corea; 3 x Lennon McCartney; part of a mass by Guillaume Dufay; solo Abdullah Ibrahim; Babe Kyro (or Karo) Lemon Turner sings about "Black Ace"; Claudia Schwab plays the violin; also coming our way, the last selection of the week from Anouar Brahem (see BLUE TUNES, below), specifically a track from the CD "The Astounding Eyes Of Rita"; Eddie Vedder, on ukelele; the slow movement of a string quartet by Smetana; and Matt Dennis, bemoaning the sale of a cottage. 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 -

     

    Anouar Brahem: November 17th - 23rd

    Tunisian oud-player Anouar Brahem has over the years created his own delicate sound – deeply rooted in Arabic classical and folk music yet infused with contemporary jazz sensibilities. His music is the real example of fusion – a troubadour of world music; Brahem’s extensive catalogue on ECM Records is our Blue Tunes focus all this week.
     
     

    Teddy Wilson: November 24th - 30th

    From the 1930s until the 1980s, Teddy Wilson provided accompaniment for Louis Armstrong, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Lester Young et al. He was Billie Holiday's musical director and made a number of fine albums under his own name. This polished pianist is featured each night this week on Blue.
     
     

    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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