The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Saturday's programme...

    Dec 20. Tonight, Eamonn links an elegiac melody by Edvard Grieg; part of an American adventure by the Scottish Jazz Orchestra; sarod-player Soumik Datta; original music for the guitar by Benjamin Dwyer; harpist-cum-Queen's University graduate Cliona Doris; cellist-cum-Irish resident Claudia Schwab; jazz singer Cyrille Aimée (pictured); kora-player Roumani Diabaté; an MJQ celebration of sorts from Jim Hart, Barry Green et al;  we listen to new Hilliard Ensemble (see BLUE TUNES, below); and Horslips reflect on that night in Bethlehem. 10:40pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 9 November 2013

    Listen

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Since moving to Sweden in 2001, Norwegian singer-songwriter Ane Brun has released eight albums on her own label. We'll hear samples of Ane's output each night this week.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Hilliard Ensemble: December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including the latest recording "Transeamus".  It hang ups its music stands at year’s end after four remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of the Hilliards' masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Lamento
      Performer(s): Puentes, Alexis
      Performer(s): Puentes, Alexis
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:08
      Title: Decision
      Performer(s): Rollins, Sonny
      Performer(s): Rollins, Sonny
      Duration: 8:17
    • 22:17
      Title: Chilly Winds
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:20
      Title: Oh Love
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:25
      Title: Music For The Night Sky
      Performer(s): Cashian, Philip
      Performer(s): Cashian, Philip
      Duration: 5:23
    • 22:31
      Title: After The Monsoon
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:36
      Title: Pastorale
      Performer(s): Held, Pablo
      Performer(s): Held, Pablo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:39
      Title: Symphony No.1 (1924) (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Branco, Freitas
      Performer(s): Branco, Freitas
      Duration: 12:04
    • 22:51
      Title: Great Uncle Henry
      Performer(s): Reid
      Performer(s): Reid
      Duration: 3:23
    • 22:54
      Title: After The End
      Performer(s): Nesbitt, Karl
      Performer(s): Nesbitt, Karl
      Duration: 3:38
    • 22:58
      Title: Big In Japan
      Performer(s): Lloyd/ Mertens/ Gold
      Performer(s): Lloyd/ Mertens/ Gold
      Duration: 3:25
    • 23:02
      Title: Danse Sacree Et Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 10:05
    • 23:12
      Title: Main Title From Cool Hand Luke
      Performer(s): Schifrin, Lalo
      Performer(s): Schifrin, Lalo
      Duration: 2:21
    • 23:14
      Title: Winter Landscapes
      Performer(s): Schifrin, Lalo
      Performer(s): Schifrin, Lalo
      Duration: 6:03
    • 23:21
      Title: Reality And Dream
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Kulde
      Performer(s): Lund Quartet
      Performer(s): Lund Quartet
      Album: Lund Quartet
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:35
      Title: Perception - 11
      Performer(s): Couture, Francois
      Performer(s): Couture, Francois
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:40
      Title: Finisterre
      Performer(s): Telfer, Ian
      Performer(s): Telfer, Ian
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:46
      Title: I Saw The Rose
      Performer(s): Doherty, Kevin
      Performer(s): Doherty, Kevin
      Duration: 4:01
    • 23:50
      Title: Cello Sonata In A Minor (2nd Movement) Andante Molto Tranquillo
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 6:19
    • 23:56
      Title: Lyric Pieces (2nd Movement) Ensom Vandrer
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 2:30
    • 23:59
      Title: Captain Bligh
      Performer(s): Basie / Sims
      Performer(s): Basie / Sims
      Duration: 6:54
    • 00:06
      Title: August
      Performer(s): Gelder, Ben
      Performer(s): Gelder, Ben
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:11
      Title: The Blue Bird Variations Theme
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 5:43
    • 00:16
      Title: Nocturne Op.33
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 4:02
    • 00:21
      Title: Return To Saturn
      Performer(s): Fripp / Travis
      Performer(s): Fripp / Travis
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:28
      Title: Speed Boat
      Performer(s): O&Apos;Neill
      Performer(s): O&Apos;Neill
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:32
      Title: Which Will
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:36
      Title: Hanging On A Star
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 2:17
    • 00:39
      Title: Konzertmusik For Solo Viola &Amp; Chamber Orchestra (2nd Part, 1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 3:38
    • 00:42
      Title: Sarabanda De Scriabin
      Performer(s): Brouwer, Leo
      Performer(s): Brouwer, Leo
      Duration: 3:44
    • 00:47
      Title: October Sky
      Performer(s): Stapleton, Dave
      Performer(s): Stapleton, Dave
      Duration: 2:31
    • 00:49
      Title: Send In The Clowns
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:53
      Title: Isfahan
      Performer(s): Ellington / Strayhorn
      Performer(s): Ellington / Strayhorn
      Duration: 4:22

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Latest Show

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule