The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; dolo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexi Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 27 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 -

    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Sonnet No. 1
      Performer(s): Kujanpaa, Juha
      Performer(s): Kujanpaa, Juha
      Duration: 4:18
    • 22:06
      Title: Sonata In C Minor H121
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 12:04
    • 22:16
      Title: 20 Out Of 10
      Performer(s): Power
      Performer(s): Power
      Duration: 4:14
    • 22:20
      Title: No Bad News
      Composer: Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy, Emmett Kelly (Guitar), Dawn Mccarthy (Vocals), Paul Oldham (Bass), Valgeir Sigurdsson (Mixing), Jim White (Drums
      Album: The Letting Go - Bonnie Prince Billy, Domino Records, WIGCD182
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:25
      Title: Hardy
      Performer(s): Mcgarvey, Pat
      Performer(s): Mcgarvey, Pat
      Duration: 4:11
    • 22:31
      Title: Suite
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 8:37
    • 22:39
      Title: Symphony In F Op.8 (2nd Movement) Elegy
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 8:52
    • 22:48
      Title: Adagio (Elegy) For String Quartet Op. 29
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 4:49
    • 22:53
      Title: January Song
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Duration: 2:34
    • 22:55
      Title: England Has My Man
      Performer(s): O'Neill
      Performer(s): O'Neill
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:00
      Title: Fly Me To The Moon
      Performer(s): Howard, Bart
      Performer(s): Howard, Bart
      Duration: 2:46
    • 23:02
      Title: Without Her
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:05
      Title: Piano Sonata In B Flat Major Op. 106 ?Hammerklavier? - Movement
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 13:57
    • 23:19
      Title: My Heaven
      Performer(s): Buckley / Daly
      Performer(s): Buckley / Daly
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: For Ronnie
      Performer(s): Buckley/St John
      Performer(s): Buckley/St John
      Duration: 3:35
    • 23:26
      Title: Chase The Blues Away
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Duration: 5:28
    • 23:33
      Title: Isn't This A Lovely Day
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 6:32
    • 23:37
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Willard
      Performer(s): Robison, Willard
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:42
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 8:49
    • 23:52
      Title: Lonely Heart
      Performer(s): Wallumrod, Susanna K.
      Performer(s): Wallumrod, Susanna K.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:54
      Title: Soldier In The Rain
      Performer(s): Mancini/Bergman
      Performer(s): Mancini/Bergman
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:58
      Title: Hello It's Me
      Performer(s): Reed/Cale
      Performer(s): Reed/Cale
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:00
      Title: Pale Blue Eyes
      Performer(s): Reed, Lou
      Performer(s): Reed, Lou
      Duration: 5:59
    • 00:06
      Title: Vanishing Act
      Performer(s): Reed/Poe
      Performer(s): Reed/Poe
      Duration: 5:38
    • 00:13
      Title: Appalachian Spring 1st Movement Very Slowly
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 3:46
    • 00:16
      Title: Clarinet Concerto (1st Movement) Slowly And Expressively
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:23
      Title: Far-Fhuadach A'Chlarsair (The Harper's Dismissel)
      Performer(s): Morison, Roderick
      Performer(s): Morison, Roderick
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:28
      Title: Which Will
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:32
      Title: Orpheus & Eurydice
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Performer(s): Towns, Colin
      Duration: 5:24
    • 00:37
      Title: My One And Only Love
      Performer(s): Melin / Wood
      Performer(s): Melin / Wood
      Duration: 6:05
    • 00:43
      Title: Nocturne In C Sharp Minor Op19/4
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 5:09
    • 00:48
      Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:31
    • 00:54
      Title: Sad February
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Performer(s): Miles, Graeme
      Duration: 3:45

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