The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Sept 21. Tonight, Eamonn links 2 x Mendelssohn; 3 x Brad Mehldau; birthday boy Leonard Cohen (pictured); one of five melodies by Sergei Prokofiev; Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh (fiddle-player with The Gloaming) and Dan Trueman (Professor of Music at Princeton University), from the forthcoming "Laghdú"; Chet Baker, bemoaning the disappearance of "The Thrill"; Catriona McKay, Chris Stout and Séamus Begley (the trio are currently on an Irish tour); part of Schumann's cello concerto; the late Kenny Wheeler, a jazz trumpeter from Canada who spent most of his career in the UK;  multi-instrumentalist Jacquelyn Hynes; classical guitarist Stefano Grondona; and the last of the week's recordings by the Dankworths (see BLUE TUNES, below), including one by Jacqui Dankworth. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 3 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.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    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.

    Anja Lechner/Francois Couturier - "Moderato cantabile": Sept  22nd - 28th

    For many years, classically-trained cellist Anja Lechner and jazz pianist Francois Couturier collaborated in the Tarkovsky Quartet. This month, the pair released new arrangements of works by Federico Mompou, G.I. Gurdjieff and Komitas. Hear selections from “Moderato cantabile” each night this week.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: Tous Les Deux Pour La Meme (For The Same Girl)
      Performer(s): Doucet, M / Doucet D
      Performer(s): Doucet, M / Doucet D
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:09
      Title: Seebouni Ya Nas
      Performer(s): Trad Arabic
      Performer(s): Trad Arabic
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:12
      Title: Hamburg Song
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Performer(s): Rice-Oxley, Tim/Chaplin, Tom/Hughes, Richard
      Duration: 4:52
    • 22:17
      Title: This Is A Lie
      Performer(s): Smith / Gallup / Bamonte / Cooper / O'Donnell
      Performer(s): Smith / Gallup / Bamonte / Cooper / O'Donnell
      Duration: 4:47
    • 22:22
      Title: The Journey
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:25
      Title: Prélude For Violin And Piano
      Performer(s): De Freitas Branco, Luis
      Performer(s): De Freitas Branco, Luis
      Duration: 3:42
    • 22:30
      Title: Tango A Mi Padre
      Performer(s): Saluzzi, Dino
      Performer(s): Saluzzi, Dino
      Duration: 2:59
    • 22:32
      Title: If I Were A Bell
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Duration: 3:01
    • 22:35
      Title: Whenever There Is You
      Performer(s): Koop
      Performer(s): Koop
      Album: Koop Islands
      Duration: 3:16
    • 22:39
      Title: Silence, Night & Dreams
      Performer(s): Preisner, Zbigniew
      Performer(s): Preisner, Zbigniew
      Duration: 7:14
    • 22:46
      Title: Gymnopedie No.3
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 2:36
    • 22:48
      Title: Pink Memories - Music Box
      Performer(s): Griswold, Eric
      Performer(s): Griswold, Eric
      Duration: 1:58
    • 22:50
      Title: Sonata No. 33 In B Minor
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Duration: 5:10
    • 22:55
      Title: Mounsiers Almaine
      Performer(s): Bacheler, Daniel
      Performer(s): Bacheler, Daniel
      Duration: 6:02
    • 23:02
      Title: My Darling's Downsized
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 5:30
    • 23:08
      Title: Fruit Tree
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:24
      Title: Quiet Page
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:28
      Title: Une Barque Sur L'Océan
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:26
    • 23:36
      Title: C'Est La Mort
      Performer(s): Williams, Joy/ White, John Paul
      Performer(s): Williams, Joy/ White, John Paul
      Duration: 2:44
    • 23:39
      Title: I Want You Back
      Performer(s): The Corporation (Tm)
      Performer(s): The Corporation (Tm)
      Duration: 3:30
    • 23:42
      Title: You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
      Performer(s): Warren / Dubin
      Performer(s): Warren / Dubin
      Duration: 7:08
    • 23:49
      Title: Cherry Blossom
      Performer(s): Bright, Ronnell
      Performer(s): Bright, Ronnell
      Duration: 6:26
    • 23:56
      Title: Menuet In C Minor, Op.24 No.1
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:59
      Title: Ich Ruf Zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Simon
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Simon
      Duration: 6:58
    • 00:07
      Title: Victory Motel
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Performer(s): Murphy, K. / Haugh, T.
      Duration: 5:21
    • 00:12
      Title: Treacherous
      Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne
      Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne
      Duration: 5:20
    • 00:17
      Title: Water Music Ii
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:22
      Title: Ghosts
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 3:55
    • 00:26
      Title: How To Make An American Quilt- Main Title
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:30
      Title: Clair De Lune
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:57
    • 00:35
      Title: Pour Le Piano: (Ii) Sarabande
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:40
    • 00:41
      Title: Charlie's Lullaby
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:45
      Title: Tell Me What Is True Love
      Performer(s): Jansch, Bert
      Performer(s): Jansch, Bert
      Duration: 2:14
    • 00:47
      Title: Autumn Lullaby
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie
      Performer(s): Merchant, Natalie
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:50
      Title: Lonely House
      Performer(s): Hughes / Weill
      Performer(s): Hughes / Weill
      Duration: 7:46

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