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    March 28. Just before the clocks jump forward an hour, Eamonn presents singer-songwriter Johanna Borchert (pictured); pianistic Granados (see BLUE TUNES, below); Tim Bowness and Phil Chilvers from a release named in honour of a beach in Norfolk; John Metcalfe, from his tribute to "Scorching Bay" near Wellington; Auckland-born sax-player Hayden Chisholm; a solo piano piece by Australian-born composer Kate Moore; Argentinian guitarist Pablo Márquez; part of Michael Nyman's "Hillsborough Memorial"; and a 2015 release from Chris Potter Underground Orchestra. 10pm start...

    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 -

    Enrique Granados: March 23rd - 29th

    Ninety-nine years ago, while much of Europe was at war, Enrique Granados was savouring a Metropolitan Opera House premiere that was so successful that he received an invite from the White House. Triumph quickly turned to tragedy on the homeward journey across the Atlantic: Spain may have been a neutral country, but a German torpedo sunk the ship he was aboard. The self-taught composer - weighed down by the gold paid to him by the Met management - drowned in the English Channel, trying to rescue his wife. All this week, the music of Granados is featured on the programme. Listen out for performances by Julian Bream, on guitar; and jazzman Bill Evans, on piano.

    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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