The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    July 26. Tonight, we'll hear some of the music pianist/composer Eleni Karaindrou (pictured) provided for Giorgos Cheimonas' modern Greek adaptation of "Medea"; Ryuichi Sakamoto with - and without - David Sylvian; a new recording by jazz trumpeter Jason Palmer; another lyrical interpretation of Grieg by Javier Perianes; guitarists Kelly Joe Phelps and Marc Ribot; Irish guitarist John O'Shea; the New Blood Orchestra, performing an alternate instrumental version of Peter Gabriel's "The Nest That Sailed The Sky"; new John Metcalfe; a J.S. Bach adagio; the last 2 cuts of the week from Helen Merrill (see BLUE TUNES, below), including an Arlen/Mercer song; a Magnificat by Orlando de Lassus; and Italian guitarist Peo Alfonsi joined by vocalist Ivan Lopez. 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 -

    July 20th - 26th: Helen Merrill

    Helen Merrill sang with Charlie Parker in the 1940s. Though her first album was arranged by Quincy Jones (and featured trumpeter Clifford Brown), this American artist has achieved greatest recognition while living in Europe and Japan. Hear Helen recorded with Gordon Beck, Hank Jones, Stan Getz et al, each night this week on BLUE.

    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.

     

    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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