The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 10 November 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Since moving to Sweden in 2001, Norwegian singer-songwriter Ane Brun has released 8 albums on her own label. We'll hear samples of Ane's output each night this week.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: The Rose Of No-Mans Land
      Performer(s): Caddigan/ Brennan
      Performer(s): Caddigan/ Brennan
      Duration: 4:51
    • 22:05
      Title: Eden-1
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:09
      Title: Tyken&Apos;S Rift
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Performer(s): Moore, Steve
      Duration: 6:27
    • 22:16
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat Major Op. 83 - Movement Iii - And
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 12:36
    • 22:29
      Title: Nobody&Apos;S Fault But Mine
      Performer(s): Johnson, Blind Willie
      Performer(s): Johnson, Blind Willie
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:32
      Title: Modul 55
      Performer(s): Bartsch, Nik
      Performer(s): Bartsch, Nik
      Duration: 10:15
    • 22:43
      Title: Calmer Shores
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Performer(s): Ffrench, Alexis
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Neruda, Johann Baptist Georg
      Performer(s): Neruda, Johann Baptist Georg
      Duration: 4:49
    • 22:49
      Title: Romanza
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:53
      Title: Blues For Alex
      Performer(s): Raknes, Steinar
      Performer(s): Raknes, Steinar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:01
      Title: Without Her
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:03
      Title: When Debbie&Apos;S Back From Texas
      Performer(s): Nordenstam, Stina
      Performer(s): Nordenstam, Stina
      Duration: 4:23
    • 23:08
      Title: Prelude No.10 In B Minor (Lento)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 6:05
    • 23:13
      Title: Legends For Harmonica And Orchestra - Movement Iii - Mountain Hy
      Performer(s): Groven, Sigmund
      Performer(s): Groven, Sigmund
      Duration: 5:03
    • 23:19
      Title: Tulipan
      Performer(s): Lund Quartet
      Performer(s): Lund Quartet
      Album: Lund Quartet
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:24
      Title: My Bells
      Performer(s): Lees / Evans
      Performer(s): Lees / Evans
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: Adagio
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 7:40
    • 23:36
      Title: Silence
      Performer(s): Haden, Charlie
      Performer(s): Haden, Charlie
      Duration: 8:59
    • 23:46
      Title: Sunrise Serenade, Op. 63
      Performer(s): Sallinen, Aulis
      Performer(s): Sallinen, Aulis
      Duration: 7:00
    • 23:53
      Title: Five Kazakh Tableaux - I: Still
      Performer(s): Aitchison, Jim
      Performer(s): Aitchison, Jim
      Duration: 1:37
    • 23:54
      Title: Overture
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:08
      Title: Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most
      Performer(s): Wolf/Landesman
      Performer(s): Wolf/Landesman
      Duration: 7:07
    • 00:12
      Title: Desert Air
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 5:11
    • 00:19
      Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 10:41
    • 00:29
      Title: Cinema Paradiso
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:32
      Title: Lady Margret
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:17
    • 00:35
      Title: Ice Miner
      Performer(s): Kottke, Leo
      Performer(s): Kottke, Leo
      Duration: 2:17
    • 00:37
      Title: Red Balloon
      Performer(s): Hardin, Tim
      Performer(s): Hardin, Tim
      Duration: 2:50
    • 00:40
      Title: Kite - Movement 5: Tree
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 2:28
    • 00:42
      Title: Perception - 01
      Performer(s): Couture, Francois
      Performer(s): Couture, Francois
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:46
      Title: Too Late Now
      Performer(s): Lerner/Lane
      Performer(s): Lerner/Lane
      Duration: 8:09

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