The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    August 2. Tonight, Eamonn presents an ecstatic Art van Damme; 2 x Boccherini; The Cinematic Orchestra's "Arrival Of The Birds"; a sample from the new CD by Anoushka Shankar (pictured); nocturnes by Chopin, Debussy, Liszt, Scriabin, Olafur Arnalds and Pablo Held  (see BLUE TUNES, below); late career Billie Holiday; a bluesy "Please Don't Go"; the melodic ambience of UK electronica duo Digitonal; a Mendelssohn octet; new Eileen Tackney; Chet Baker with Paul Desmond; part of a Shostakovich chamber symphony; as well as Dick Gaughan and Leo Kottke. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 7 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, Carl and Eamonn feature songs by an early 18th century composer from Austria. Hear a selection of lieder, many written by a teen-age Franz Schubert, nightly from 10pm.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    July 27th - August 3rd: Nocturnes

    They are described as a single-movement character piece usually written for solo piano. First created by Irishman John Field – forever associated with Frederic Chopin - but the list of nocturne composers is extensive. We’ll draw from that list all week – the dictionary defines them as “inspired by, or evocative of, the night”. Nocturnes - the perfect fit for The Blue Of The Night.

    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:44
      Title: A Beautiful Peace
      Performer(s): Wyatt / Eno
      Performer(s): Wyatt / Eno
      Duration: 2:43
    • 22:46
      Title: Out Of The Blue
      Performer(s): Wyatt/Elfriede Ellidge
      Performer(s): Wyatt/Elfriede Ellidge
      Duration: 4:26
    • 22:52
      Title: Let Her Go
      Performer(s): Hope, David
      Performer(s): Hope, David
      Duration: 3:06
    • 22:54
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Priscilla Ahn
      Performer(s): Priscilla Ahn
      Duration: 4:59
    • 23:00
      Title: Superstar
      Performer(s): Bramlett, B. / Bramlett, J. / Russell, L.
      Performer(s): Bramlett, B. / Bramlett, J. / Russell, L.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:05
      Title: Perkins Landing
      Performer(s): Warren / Winstone
      Performer(s): Warren / Winstone
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:12
      Title: Like Someone In Love
      Performer(s): Van Heusen/Burke
      Performer(s): Van Heusen/Burke
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:28
      Title: Autobahn
      Performer(s): Hutter /Schneider /Shultz
      Performer(s): Hutter /Schneider /Shultz
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:34
      Title: Jef
      Performer(s): Jacques Brel
      Performer(s): Jacques Brel
      Album: Master série : Jacques Brel
      Duration: 3:53
    • 23:38
      Title: La Messe Est Dite
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Duration: 2:50
    • 23:42
      Title: When We Live On The Stars
      Performer(s): Shepherd/ Benita/ Rochford
      Performer(s): Shepherd/ Benita/ Rochford
      Duration: 4:19
    • 23:46
      Title: Bamba
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Duration: 6:14
    • 23:53
      Title: String Quartet In E Minor (2nd Movement) Molto Adagio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:06
      Title: January's Child
      Performer(s): Tracey, Stan
      Performer(s): Tracey, Stan
      Duration: 7:21
    • 00:13
      Title: Starless And Bible Black
      Performer(s): Tracey, Stan
      Performer(s): Tracey, Stan
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:18
      Title: A King In New York - Mandolin Serenade
      Performer(s): Chaplin, Charlie
      Performer(s): Chaplin, Charlie
      Duration: 4:02
    • 00:22
      Title: Serenade
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:26
      Title: Alonso's Serenade
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Performer(s): Beauvais, William
      Duration: 2:47
    • 00:29
      Title: Hard Times Come Again No More
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 3:58
    • 00:33
      Title: Slumber My Darling
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 5:07
    • 00:38
      Title: My Old Kentucky Home, Good Night
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 2:18
    • 00:40
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra (1st Movement): Lagrima - Andante
      Performer(s): Tarrega
      Performer(s): Tarrega
      Duration: 2:23
    • 00:42
      Title: Lullaby
      Performer(s): Berkeley, Michael
      Performer(s): Berkeley, Michael
      Duration: 1:29
    • 00:43
      Title: Handwriting
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:46
      Title: Nostalgia
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:49
      Title: If I Ruled The World
      Performer(s): Bricusse / Ornadel
      Performer(s): Bricusse / Ornadel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: And I Love Her
      Performer(s): Lennon, John/Mccartney, Paul
      Performer(s): Lennon, John/Mccartney, Paul
      Duration: 4:37
    • 01:00
      Title: Adagio (Toccata, Adagio & Fugue In C Bwv564)
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:02

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