The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 13. This Sunday night's line-up includes Debussy's "Reverie" and part of Satie's "Gnossiennes"; 2 singer-songwriters covering material by John Martyn (as well as the man himself); a piece for guitar by Agustin Barrios Mangoré; new music by Colin Vallon and Bugge Wesseltoft; Richard Thompson and Scott Walker; a tune by Mose Allison (pictured); 2 compositions by J.S. Bach; sax-player Zoot Sims; Norwegian jazz pianist/composer Jon Balke; the slow movement of a Mendelssohn string quartet; and the last of the week's recordings by T-Bone Walker (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 23 November 2013


    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Britain's finest 20th century composer was born on the North Sea coast 100 years ago. All this week, Carl and Eamonn feature Benjamin Britten's superb chamber music.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    T-Bone Walker: April 7th - 13th

    Blues guitarist T-Bone Walker is one of the most influential musicians to rise up from the fertile Texas blues scene. The first man to go electric, his impact on blues guitar worldwide was huge. This week, Blue features T-Bone from his days with Capitol Records in the 40’s through to his Grammy Winner in 70’s and - especially - recordings made for Imperial Records during the 1950s.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:39 p.m.
      Title: You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:42 p.m.
      Title: Lohengrin - Act 1 Prelude
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:48 p.m.
      Title: Zum Raum Wird Hier Die Zeit
      Performer(s): Ilg / Wagner
      Duration: 0:05:28
    • 10:53 p.m.
      Title: Tristan
      Performer(s): Schaefer / Wagner
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • 10:58 p.m.
      Title: St Agnes And The Burning Train
      Performer(s): St Agnes Nokusha Kwe/Stimela
      Duration: 0:02:59
    • 11:01 p.m.
      Title: The Word Of God Touched My Heart; Izwi Lahlab'inhliziyo Yami (Zulu)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Sabe Vocé
      Performer(s): Lyra / De Moraes
      Duration: 0:03:35
    • 11:07 p.m.
      Title: Farha
      Performer(s): Youssef Dhafer
      Duration: 0:02:26
    • 11:10 p.m.
      Title: The Henrysons
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:18 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.4 In G Minor - 1. Prelude: Quasi Lento
      Performer(s): Vierne, Louis
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:26 p.m.
      Title: Stranger On The Shore
      Performer(s): Bilk/Mellin
      Duration: 0:03:09
    • 11:30 p.m.
      Title: Lament
      Performer(s): Ayres, Marvin
      Duration: 0:04:24
    • 11:50 p.m.
      Title: Last Night When We Were Young
      Performer(s): Arlen/Harburg
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 11:54 p.m.
      Title: Opening The Window
      Performer(s): Hollenbeck / Patchen
      Duration: 0:05:32
    • 11:59 p.m.
      Title: Street Of Dreams
      Performer(s): Young / Lewis
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • 12:06 a.m.
      Title: Symphonic Poem No.1 - Iv: Andante Religioso
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:12 a.m.
      Title: Sonata In C Major - I: Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:16 a.m.
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:03:17
    • 12:26 a.m.
      Title: Only The Lonely
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Van Heusen, Jimmy
      Duration: 0:04:24
    • 12:30 a.m.
      Title: Shady Side
      Performer(s): Hodges, Johnny
      Duration: 0:07:19
    • 12:38 a.m.
      Title: Terzetto, Terzetto In C Major - Ii. Larghetto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:43 a.m.
      Title: Kalligraphie - Vi
      Performer(s): Hosokawa, Toshio
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:47 a.m.
      Title: Amen / Fac Ut Portem
      Performer(s): Couturier / Pergolesi
      Duration: 0:03:45

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