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 Saturday 30 November 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Meredith Monk, a source of amazement in American new music for nearly half a century is under the spotlight - a tireless explorer of the voice and vocal sounds.

    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: Cimarrón
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Performer(s): López-Nussa, Harold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:05
      Title: Valse Sentimentale
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 5:00
    • 22:07
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Major Op. 35 (Ii) Canzonetta: Andante
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Duration: 6:12
    • 22:15
      Title: I Shall Be Released
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 5:47
    • 22:19
      Title: The Times They Are A-Changin'
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 3:52
    • 22:22
      Title: World Gone Wrong
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:27
      Title: An Ancient Worksong
      Performer(s): Kinch, Soweto
      Performer(s): Kinch, Soweto
      Duration: 1:59
    • 22:29
      Title: Pink Moon
      Performer(s): Drake
      Performer(s): Drake
      Duration: 2:18
    • 22:31
      Title: Vertigo
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Performer(s): Redmond, David
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Concerto For 2 Oboes (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 2:31
    • 22:42
      Title: Concerto For Trumpet And Orchestra In D Major - Movement Ii - An
      Performer(s): Tartini, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Tartini, Guiseppe
      Duration: 2:10
    • 22:44
      Title: Sinfonia (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Cherubini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Cherubini, Luigi
      Duration: 3:51
    • 22:49
      Title: The Devil's Own
      Performer(s): David Sylvian
      Performer(s): David Sylvian
      Album: Secrets of the Beehive (Reissue) [Remastered]
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:52
      Title: Kulde
      Performer(s): Lund Quartet
      Performer(s): Lund Quartet
      Album: Lund Quartet
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:58
      Title: Maybe 2
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:03
      Title: Lover Man
      Performer(s): Davis / Ramirez / Sherman
      Performer(s): Davis / Ramirez / Sherman
      Duration: 6:44
    • 23:06
      Title: Homestead
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: Cry Me A River
      Performer(s): Arthur Hamilton
      Performer(s): Arthur Hamilton
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:16
      Title: Nocturne Op.33
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:20
      Title: Clarinet Quintet (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 3:07
    • 23:24
      Title: Koik Tulge Minu Juurde Nuud (Come To Me, Said The Son Of God)
      Performer(s): Traditional / Schultz
      Performer(s): Traditional / Schultz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:34
      Title: 1
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Performer(s): Aphex Twin
      Duration: 1:32
    • 23:35
      Title: Speed Boat
      Performer(s): O'Neill
      Performer(s): O'Neill
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:40
      Title: When Lights Are Low
      Performer(s): Carter, Benny
      Performer(s): Carter, Benny
      Duration: 11:12
    • 23:52
      Title: Whisper Of A Thrill
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:57
      Title: American Beauty - Any Other Name
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:03
      Title: Quintette N.1
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Performer(s): O'Halloran, Dustin
      Duration: 5:27
    • 00:08
      Title: Perception - 11
      Performer(s): Couture, Francois
      Performer(s): Couture, Francois
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:14
      Title: Die Blaue Stunde
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:19
      Title: I Hear A Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Fargos / Baker / Gasparre
      Performer(s): Fargos / Baker / Gasparre
      Duration: 2:47
    • 00:21
      Title: I'Ll Always Be With You
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Du Bist Die Ruh (You Are Peace)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:33
      Title: String Quartet No.14 In A Flat Major - Iii. Lento E Molto Cantabile
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:41
      Title: Spirit Of The Place - Part 2
      Performer(s): Fricke, Florian
      Performer(s): Fricke, Florian
      Duration: 7:51
    • 00:49
      Title: October The 12th
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Duration: 6:06
    • 00:55
      Title: Who By Fire
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 4:11

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