The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme...

    Sept 19. Whether you get out and about yourself on this, Culture Night 2014, Eamonn returns for his own "Culture Night": the familiar blend of relaxing-yet-stimulating late night sounds, including symphonic Nielsen; a sample from "Moderato cantabile", the tasteful new duet release by Anja Lechner and Francois Couturier (pictured); some solo Ellington (a week before the Dublin City Jazz Orchestra perform his "Sacred Music" at the 2014 Limerick Jazz Festival); the incredible voice of Karen Dalton (who also played banjo, back in the day); Debussy's G Minor string quartet, as well as a performance of a Debussy prelude by pianist Ivan Ilic; Hank Jones, Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald, from 3 vintage MPS albums that have been recently made available on iTunes; Michael Tippett's "Go Down, Moses"; singer-songwriter Jon Allen; more selections from the Dankworths (see BLUE TUNES, below); and Nikolai Lugansky. playing a piano sonata by Rachmaninoff. 10pm start-time...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 2 November 2013

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    Screen composer Thomas Newman joined the family business; his father, uncles, brothers and cousin all share the silver screen passion & we play Thomas' works all this week on Blue.

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    The Dankworths: Sept  15th - 21st

    This week, our common thread is an English jazz dynasty: the Dankworth family. Reed-player-cum-bandleader John Dankworth worked in film and TV (he wrote “The Avengers” and the “Tomorrow’s World” themes). Wife, Cleo Laine, often recorded with him. All this week, we’ll also hear from their children, Alec and Jacqui Dankworth.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:45
      Title: Spannung
      Performer(s): Kvernberg, Ola
      Performer(s): Kvernberg, Ola
      Duration: 6:26
    • 22:52
      Title: So Long, Marianne
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:52
    • 22:59
      Title: Symphony No 2 'The Four Temperaments' (2nd Movement) 'Phlegmatic
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 4:30
    • 23:04
      Title: Little Children - Theme
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 7:49
    • 23:11
      Title: Wake
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 2:10
    • 23:14
      Title: Song For J
      Performer(s): Canniere, Andre
      Performer(s): Canniere, Andre
      Duration: 4:28
    • 23:18
      Title: Relief
      Performer(s): Amidon, Sam
      Performer(s): Amidon, Sam
      Duration: 5:34
    • 23:23
      Title: Histoire De Molly
      Performer(s): Segal, Vincent
      Performer(s): Segal, Vincent
      Duration: 5:45
    • 23:34
      Title: I'M In A World Of Trouble
      Performer(s): Turner, Joe
      Performer(s): Turner, Joe
      Duration: 7:45
    • 23:41
      Title: Lent
      Performer(s): D'Indy, Vincent
      Performer(s): D'Indy, Vincent
      Duration: 4:27
    • 23:45
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:54
    • 23:48
      Title: Suite No.3 For Violin, Viola And String Orchestra Op.19 No.1 - P
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Duration: 3:12
    • 23:52
      Title: Akh Im Champen
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:03
    • 23:56
      Title: Temptation
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 2:49
    • 23:58
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Performer(s): Stables, Kate
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:02
      Title: The Peacocks
      Performer(s): Rowles, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Rowles, Jimmy
      Duration: 5:57
    • 00:09
      Title: Con Permiso
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 5:06
    • 00:14
      Title: La Casa Bruja
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Duration: 4:53
    • 00:19
      Title: Snowball
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 4:37
    • 00:23
      Title: 2/1
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 9:09
    • 00:32
      Title: Lyric Fantasy Op. 54
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Duration: 8:48
    • 00:41
      Title: Somewhere Near Cluj
      Performer(s): Anderson, Julian
      Performer(s): Anderson, Julian
      Duration: 1:50
    • 00:43
      Title: Caught A Long Wind
      Performer(s): Feist, Leslie
      Performer(s): Feist, Leslie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:48
      Title: Brushwork
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:52
      Title: Eleanor A Run
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Turrisi/Elsafty
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Turrisi/Elsafty
      Duration: 3:45

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