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 "Greensleeves" played by California Guitar Trio. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 19 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, Carl and Eamonn feature the recordings of singer-songwriter Richard Thompson, who's still going strong after bursting onto the scene with Fairport Convention in 1967.

    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

    • 22:08
      Title: Requiem (In Paradisum)
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:32
    • 22:10
      Title: Violin Sonata No.1 In A Major (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 6:46
    • 22:19
      Title: Round Midnight
      Performer(s): Monk / Williams
      Performer(s): Monk / Williams
      Duration: 3:50
    • 22:22
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Westbrook, Mike
      Performer(s): Westbrook, Mike
      Duration: 3:34
    • 22:26
      Title: Pastorale
      Performer(s): Held, Pablo
      Performer(s): Held, Pablo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:29
      Title: Waltz In B Minor Op69/2
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:34
      Title: Withered And Died
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 3:41
    • 22:37
      Title: Beeswing
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Performer(s): Thompson, Richard
      Duration: 5:46
    • 22:43
      Title: The Silence Ahead (Complete Mix)
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:50
      Title: That'll Do
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Performer(s): Newman, Randy
      Duration: 4:06
    • 22:55
      Title: Harp Concerto (2nd Movement)Larghetto
      Performer(s): Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von
      Performer(s): Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von
      Duration: 7:25
    • 23:03
      Title: My Life
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Duration: 3:24
    • 23:06
      Title: Lost Time
      Performer(s): Reed
      Performer(s): Reed
      Duration: 5:17
    • 23:11
      Title: Everyday I Have The Blues
      Performer(s): Chatman, Peter
      Performer(s): Chatman, Peter
      Duration: 2:48
    • 23:15
      Title: Party-Pooper
      Performer(s): Belle, Beady
      Performer(s): Belle, Beady
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:18
      Title: On The Sea
      Performer(s): Eriksen, Espen
      Performer(s): Eriksen, Espen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: Tama Silo (Acoustic)
      Performer(s): Jobarteh, Dawda
      Performer(s): Jobarteh, Dawda
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:28
      Title: Symphony No.6 In F 'Pastoral' (5th Movement) Shepherd's Song
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 9:03
    • 23:37
      Title: Sonata For Violin & Piano No.6 In A Major, Op. 30/1: Adagio Molt
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:58
    • 23:44
      Title: Auburn Road
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Duration: 0:57
    • 23:45
      Title: After The Monsoon
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:49
      Title: Blues For Alex
      Performer(s): Raknes, Steinar
      Performer(s): Raknes, Steinar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:57
      Title: V. Pour Sortir
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 1:22
    • 23:58
      Title: Gnossienne No. 1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:02
      Title: We And The Moon Are Neighbours
      Performer(s): Mansour And Assy Rahbani
      Performer(s): Mansour And Assy Rahbani
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:07
      Title: First Girl I Loved
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Performer(s): Williamson, Robin
      Duration: 5:13
    • 00:12
      Title: Transfusion
      Performer(s): Lloyd, Charles
      Performer(s): Lloyd, Charles
      Duration: 2:16
    • 00:16
      Title: After The Rain - 8. Motet (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Guy, Barry
      Performer(s): Guy, Barry
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:19
      Title: Fugue No.24 In C Minor
      Performer(s): Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario
      Performer(s): Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario
      Duration: 3:20
    • 00:24
      Title: Western Spaces
      Performer(s): Roach / Braheny / Burmer
      Performer(s): Roach / Braheny / Burmer
      Duration: 6:28
    • 00:30
      Title: Enero
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:34
      Title: Oh, I Am Struck
      Performer(s): Wallumrod, Susanna K.
      Performer(s): Wallumrod, Susanna K.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Songbird
      Performer(s): Mcvie / Abbott / Lole / Tiley
      Performer(s): Mcvie / Abbott / Lole / Tiley
      Duration: 3:09
    • 00:42
      Title: In The Mist - Movement I - Andante
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 3:31
    • 00:45
      Title: Prelude, Fugue And Allegro In E Flat Major Bwv 998 (I) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:22
    • 00:49
      Title: Solitary Moon
      Performer(s): Mandel / Bergman / Bergman
      Performer(s): Mandel / Bergman / Bergman
      Duration: 5:21
    • 00:54
      Title: There And Back Again
      Performer(s): Haffner, Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Haffner, Wolfgang
      Duration: 4:34

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