The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 25. This Friday night, we'll hear Ella Fitzgerald (pictured) in the company of Louis Armstrong; Amandine Savary perform a Bach toccata; singer-songwriters Roy Harper and William Fitzsimmons; new chamber jazz by Johannes Berauer; a selection from "Angel", a 2014 release from the pen of English composer Patrick Hawes; more from the recently-issued "Senses" (see BLUE TUNES, below); Anne Sophie Mutter's reading of Massenet's "Meditation"; a recent live recording by Gretchen Parlato, an award-winning singer from the US; and part of Mahler's sixth symphony. Join Eamonn at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 26 October 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Law student turned composer CPE Bach was renowned for his keyboard improvisation. His acclaimed Keyboard Sonatas are in the Blue spotlight as we salute one of the Bach Boys.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Omar Sosa: April 21st - 27th

    As an 8-year-old, Omar Sosa studied percussion at his local conservatory. His piano-playing has its roots in Cuban music, with hints of Oscar Peterson, Chick Corea and Chopin. The Grammy-nominee recently recorded a contemplative, neo-classical solo CD while artist-in-residence in New York. Hear selections from the Senses album all this week on BLUE...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:08 p.m.
      Title: Introducing...
      Performer(s): Louhivuori, Olavi
      Performer(s): Louhivuori, Olavi
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:14 p.m.
      Title: Kun mina kuolen
      Performer(s): Kappi / Traditional
      Performer(s): Kappi / Traditional
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:20 p.m.
      Title: Sonata in A major (ii) Andante con tenerezza
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:25 p.m.
      Title: Trotz dem alten Drachen
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:02:34
    • 10:28 p.m.
      Title: Song To A Seagull
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 0:04:06
    • 10:34 p.m.
      Title: Rococo Zephyr
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Performer(s): Callahan, Bill
      Duration: 0:05:57
    • 10:45 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet In E Minor (4th movement)
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:50 p.m.
      Title: Don Quixote - Variation 5: Don Quixote's Vigil
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 0:04:09
    • 10:54 p.m.
      Title: Worried Life Blues
      Performer(s): Big Maceo
      Performer(s): Big Maceo
      Album: Cool Blues
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 10:57 p.m.
      Title: The Hexagram
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Duration: 0:06:09
    • 11:03 p.m.
      Title: Stepping Stones
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Duration: 0:02:58
    • 11:07 p.m.
      Title: Double Concerto In B Minor (2nd movement) Poco lento
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:07:09
    • 11:13 p.m.
      Title: Sonata in E Major (ii) Andantino
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:22 p.m.
      Title: Keep My Word
      Performer(s): McLennan, Grant
      Performer(s): McLennan, Grant
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 11:25 p.m.
      Title: All The Way From East St Louis
      Performer(s): McDowell, Fred
      Performer(s): McDowell, Fred
      Duration: 0:03:23
    • 11:32 p.m.
      Title: Love & Peace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:41 p.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata in E flat major Op. 18a ?Les Adieux? - movement I -
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:06:15
    • 11:47 p.m.
      Title: Elegy for Cello and Orchestra
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 0:06:35
    • 11:54 p.m.
      Title: The Way It Will Be
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Duration: 0:05:02
    • 12:01 a.m.
      Title: An Ending of Sorts
      Performer(s): Jackson, Sam
      Performer(s): Jackson, Sam
      Duration: 0:04:13
    • 12:05 a.m.
      Title: Crazy Clown
      Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa
      Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa
      Duration: 0:03:17
    • 12:08 a.m.
      Title: Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most
      Performer(s): Wolf, Tommy
      Performer(s): Wolf, Tommy
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:15 a.m.
      Title: Enero
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:20 a.m.
      Title: Cuarteto de cuerdas No. 2 Op. 15 - Langsam / Andante
      Performer(s): Zemlinsky, Alexander von
      Performer(s): Zemlinsky, Alexander von
      Duration: 0:05:34
    • 12:25 a.m.
      Title: Milonga
      Performer(s): Cardoso, Jorge
      Performer(s): Cardoso, Jorge
      Duration: 0:05:01
    • 12:32 a.m.
      Title: The Light From One
      Performer(s): Brun / Engine Earz Fexperiment
      Performer(s): Brun / Engine Earz Fexperiment
      Duration: 0:05:36
    • 12:37 a.m.
      Title: Marianne's Demise
      Performer(s): Sheerin, Colette
      Performer(s): Sheerin, Colette
      Duration: 0:04:01
    • 12:41 a.m.
      Title: Winter Moon
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 0:05:48
    • 12:45 a.m.
      Title: Winter Lady
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 0:02:30
    • 12:48 a.m.
      Title: Shadow Songs
      Performer(s): Wilby, Philip
      Performer(s): Wilby, Philip
      Duration: 0:10:21

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