The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Friday's programme...

    Dec 19. Tonight, we'll hear "Jingle Bells" played on the banjo; the music of Ravel, performed on piano by Louis Lortie; 2 x Larry Goldings (including a seasonal recording with Brad Mehldau); Iva Bittova, singing a "Magnificat"; Joni Mitchell material realised by jazzers John Scofield and Pablo Held; movie music by Pascal Gaigne; a high-spirited number from New Orleans boys Donald Harrison and Dr. John; Peadar Ó Riada with Martin Hayes and Caoimhín O Raghallaigh; new Hilliard Ensemble (see BLUE TUNES, below); Clint's son, Kyle Eastwood (pictured); Carducci String Quartet; and a Northumbrian exchange. 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 -

    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

    • 22:00
      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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