The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    May 24. Trio Mediaeval's latest recording is a collection of polyphony from Iceland to Italy; it's named "Aquilonis", in honour of the North Wind. Hear a selection from the CD on tonight's BLUE. We'll also listen to 3 samples of contemporary jazz from Estonia; the father and son pairing of Tom and Ben Paley; Argentinian guitarist Pablo Márquez; young jazz pianist Gwilym Simcock (who'll be teaching and performing in Sligo this summer); more from the pen of Bob Dylan (see BLUE TUNES, below); solo piano music by Arnold Schoenberg (pitured); and American sax-player Harry Allen, recorded in the company of the Jan Lundgren Quartet. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 8 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 -

     

    Brian Eno: May 18th - 24th

    Bob Dylan celebrates his 74th birthday this week. His most recent release was an album of covers from the Sinatra discography. As a birthday tribute, we shine the spotlight on Dylan covers by others. Sadly there’s none from Ol’ Blue Eyes but there is plenty of choice, from Nico to Nickel Creek; Susanna and the Magical Orchestra to Martin Simpson; Joan Baez to Jeff Buckley. Dylan by others, all this week on The Blue of the Night...

    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: En Bateau
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:08
      Title: Songs Of Sea And Sky (4th Movement) Mission Hymn
      Performer(s): Sculthorpe, Peter
      Performer(s): Sculthorpe, Peter
      Duration: 3:53
    • 22:12
      Title: The Long And Winding Road
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 4:19
    • 22:16
      Title: That Mellow Feeling
      Performer(s): Mance, Junior
      Performer(s): Mance, Junior
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:22
      Title: Seebouni Ya Nas
      Performer(s): Trad Arabic
      Performer(s): Trad Arabic
      Duration: 3:35
    • 22:25
      Title: Kjetto Sat I Veven/Paluu
      Performer(s): Trad/Syrja
      Performer(s): Trad/Syrja
      Duration: 3:38
    • 22:30
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:41
      Title: Poor Boy
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:44
      Title: Honky Tonk Train Blues
      Performer(s): Lux Lewis, Meade
      Performer(s): Lux Lewis, Meade
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:48
      Title: Epistrophy
      Performer(s): Monk / Jackson
      Performer(s): Monk / Jackson
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:52
      Title: Shamrock Shore
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:22
    • 22:55
      Title: Down To The River To Pray
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:10
    • 22:58
      Title: Butterfly's Day Out
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Mark
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Mark
      Duration: 5:01
    • 23:04
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 2 In F Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Affetuoso
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:48
    • 23:10
      Title: Messe De Requiem - I. Requiem
      Performer(s): Campra, Andre
      Performer(s): Campra, Andre
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:17
      Title: I Used To Be Your Sweet Mama
      Performer(s): Miller/Longshaw
      Performer(s): Miller/Longshaw
      Duration: 3:09
    • 23:20
      Title: Goodnight Irene
      Performer(s): Ledbetter, Huddie
      Performer(s): Ledbetter, Huddie
      Duration: 4:29
    • 23:24
      Title: Song Of Love
      Performer(s): Taylor, Mike
      Performer(s): Taylor, Mike
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:30
      Title: When The Boat Comes In
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:19
    • 23:35
      Title: Satisfied Mind
      Performer(s): Buckley, Jeff
      Performer(s): Buckley, Jeff
      Duration: 6:13
    • 23:42
      Title: An Die Musik D547
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:45
      Title: Der Tod Und Das M?Dchen D531
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:48
      Title: Ave Maria, "Ellens Gesang 111", D839
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:50
    • 23:55
      Title: Change
      Performer(s): Wesseltoft, Bugge
      Performer(s): Wesseltoft, Bugge
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:01
      Title: Piano
      Performer(s): Wesseltoft
      Performer(s): Wesseltoft
      Duration: 3:02
    • 00:05
      Title: String Quartet In Eb Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:19
      Title: I Get Along Without You Very Well
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 5:11
    • 00:24
      Title: La Mesha
      Performer(s): Bricusse / Ornadel
      Performer(s): Bricusse / Ornadel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:31
      Title: White Swans
      Performer(s): Yue, Guo
      Performer(s): Yue, Guo
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:34
      Title: This Woman's Work
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 6:44
    • 00:41
      Title: Suite No.2 In D Minor - Courante
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:03
    • 00:43
      Title: Berceuse De Noel
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 5:39
    • 00:49
      Title: Try Your Wings
      Performer(s): Barr/Mcgregor
      Performer(s): Barr/Mcgregor
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:53
      Title: Naima
      Performer(s): Coltrane, John
      Performer(s): Coltrane, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 01:00
      Title: St Matthew Passion - Erbarme Dich
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:48

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