The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Sept 21. Tonight, Eamonn links 2 x Mendelssohn; 3 x Brad Mehldau; birthday boy Leonard Cohen (pictured); one of five melodies by Sergei Prokofiev; Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh (fiddle-player with The Gloaming) and Dan Trueman (Professor of Music at Princeton University), from the forthcoming "Laghdú"; Chet Baker, bemoaning the disappearance of "The Thrill"; Catriona McKay, Chris Stout and Séamus Begley (the trio are currently on an Irish tour); part of Schumann's cello concerto; the late Kenny Wheeler, a jazz trumpeter from Canada who spent most of his career in the UK;  multi-instrumentalist Jacquelyn Hynes; classical guitarist Stefano Grondona; and the last of the week's recordings by the Dankworths (see BLUE TUNES, below), including one by Jacqui Dankworth. 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 -

    The Dankworths: Sept  15th - 21st

    This week, our common thread is an English jazz dynasty: the Dankworth family. Reed-player-cum-bandleader John Dankworth worked in film and TV (he wrote “The Avengers” and the “Tomorrow’s World” themes). Wife, Cleo Laine, often recorded with him. All this week, we’ll also hear from their children, Alec and Jacqui Dankworth.

    Anja Lechner/Francois Couturier - "Moderato cantabile": Sept  22nd - 28th

    For many years, classically-trained cellist Anja Lechner and jazz pianist Francois Couturier collaborated in the Tarkovsky Quartet. This month, the pair released new arrangements of works by Federico Mompou, G.I. Gurdjieff and Komitas. Hear selections from “Moderato cantabile” each night this week.

    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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