The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Nov 23.  Tonight, we hear a new recording of Saint-Saens' "La muse et le poete"; Stanley Clarke, recorded live in Japan with Chick Corea; 3 x Lennon McCartney; part of a mass by Guillaume Dufay; solo Abdullah Ibrahim; Babe Kyro (or Karo) Lemon Turner sings about "Black Ace"; Claudia Schwab plays the violin; also coming our way, the last selection of the week from Anouar Brahem (see BLUE TUNES, below), specifically a track from the CD "The Astounding Eyes Of Rita"; Eddie Vedder, on ukelele; the slow movement of a string quartet by Smetana; and Matt Dennis, bemoaning the sale of a cottage. 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 -

     

    Anouar Brahem: November 17th - 23rd

    Tunisian oud-player Anouar Brahem has over the years created his own delicate sound – deeply rooted in Arabic classical and folk music yet infused with contemporary jazz sensibilities. His music is the real example of fusion – a troubadour of world music; Brahem’s extensive catalogue on ECM Records is our Blue Tunes focus all this week.
     
     

    Teddy Wilson: November 24th - 30th

    From the 1930s until the 1980s, Teddy Wilson provided accompaniment for Louis Armstrong, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Lester Young et al. He was Billie Holiday's musical director and made a number of fine albums under his own name. This polished pianist is featured each night this week on Blue.
     
     

    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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