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; solo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexis 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 Saturday 2 November 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    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.

    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

    • 22:45
      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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