The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Jan 25. Tonight, Eamonn links a little bit of Corsican chant; accordionist Frode Haltli; a solo jazz piano performance from 1973 that's been made available on the recent SteepleChase release "An Evening With Joe Albany"; a choir from Estonia, singing traditional fare; bluesman "T-Bone" Walker (pictured); award-winning vocalist Lauren Kinsella, guesting on a new CD by young trumpeter Laura Jurd; more from Ewan MacColl (see BLUE TUNES, below); movie music by Howard Shore; 2 x Bacharach/David; Robert Fripp with Theo Travis;  and harmonica-player Brendan Power. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 13 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Waterson:Carthy - the first family of English folk are under the spotlight collectively and individually plus some of their seasonal tunes

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Ewan MacColl: January 19th - 25th

    Ewan MacColl – born Jimmy Miller in Salford – was a singer, songwriter, broadcaster, record producer, collector of folk music, political activist, newspaper editor, playwright and actor. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll listen to MacColl material interpreted by himself and others (including Christy Moore and the Unthanks).

    Click here to listen to a documentary on Ewan MacColl first broadcast on RTÉ in 1975.

    Tom Jobim Tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Remember The Mountain Bed
      Performer(s): Guthrie, Woody/Tweedy, Jeff/Bennet, Jay
      Performer(s): Guthrie, Woody/Tweedy, Jeff/Bennet, Jay
      Duration: 6:41
    • 22:10
      Title: Outlaw
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Gerry
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Gerry
      Duration: 3:26
    • 22:14
      Title: Flight Of The Pelican
      Performer(s): Waterson / Knight
      Performer(s): Waterson / Knight
      Duration: 4:00
    • 22:17
      Title: Sugar Wassail
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Carthy, E/Carthy M/ Van Eyken, T
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Carthy, E/Carthy M/ Van Eyken, T
      Duration: 2:32
    • 22:20
      Title: Track 17
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 3:00
    • 22:23
      Title: Skilningi
      Performer(s): Mishenko, Misha
      Performer(s): Mishenko, Misha
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:27
      Title: Ii. Valses Profanes
      Performer(s): Antheil, George
      Performer(s): Antheil, George
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:31
      Title: Epistrophy
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Duration: 3:08
    • 22:34
      Title: Lucky Thirteen
      Performer(s): Mayock, Emer
      Performer(s): Mayock, Emer
      Duration: 5:25
    • 22:39
      Title: Lucky Day
      Performer(s): Desylva/Brown
      Performer(s): Desylva/Brown
      Duration: 3:49
    • 22:43
      Title: Symphony No.6 - Iv. Epilogue (Moderato)
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:54
      Title: Just Because
      Performer(s): Detor, Krista
      Performer(s): Detor, Krista
      Duration: 4:50
    • 22:59
      Title: Ludic
      Performer(s): Sublime / Miyake
      Performer(s): Sublime / Miyake
      Duration: 5:31
    • 23:05
      Title: Eden-1
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:09
      Title: Rota
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Performer(s): Montón, José Luis
      Duration: 6:07
    • 23:15
      Title: Yoshimi
      Performer(s): The Flaming Lips
      Performer(s): The Flaming Lips
      Duration: 3:36
    • 23:19
      Title: Stolen Lines
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Performer(s): Woods, Chris
      Duration: 2:22
    • 23:21
      Title: Lachrimae Antiquae
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:26
      Title: A Hymn To The Virgin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:30
      Title: The End Of A Love Affair
      Performer(s): Redding, Edward
      Performer(s): Redding, Edward
      Duration: 3:37
    • 23:34
      Title: Riptide
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:39
      Title: Old Light
      Performer(s): Cutting Andy
      Performer(s): Cutting Andy
      Duration: 2:07
    • 23:41
      Title: Urge For Going
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:46
      Title: Pastorale
      Performer(s): Held, Pablo
      Performer(s): Held, Pablo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:48
      Title: Pe Loc (Andante)
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 1:20
    • 23:49
      Title: First Impressions
      Performer(s): Meyer, Edgar
      Performer(s): Meyer, Edgar
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:54
      Title: The Rain Song
      Performer(s): Page / Plant
      Performer(s): Page / Plant
      Duration: 7:01
    • 00:02
      Title: I Am A Little Boat
      Performer(s): Kelleher, Fiona
      Performer(s): Kelleher, Fiona
      Duration: 5:53
    • 00:08
      Title: Within A Painting
      Performer(s): Joseph, Bradley
      Performer(s): Joseph, Bradley
      Duration: 5:40
    • 00:13
      Title: Piano Theme
      Performer(s): Dankworth, Johnny
      Performer(s): Dankworth, Johnny
      Duration: 2:57
    • 00:16
      Title: Waterfall
      Performer(s): Baines, Francesca
      Performer(s): Baines, Francesca
      Duration: 5:38
    • 00:22
      Title: What's New
      Performer(s): Burke / Haggart
      Performer(s): Burke / Haggart
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:29
      Title: Cello Concerto In E Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:34
      Title: Un Sueno En La Floresta
      Performer(s): Mangoré, Agustín Barrios
      Performer(s): Mangoré, Agustín Barrios
      Duration: 8:00
    • 00:43
      Title: Sailing To Byzantium
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 5:44
    • 00:48
      Title: Guarding The Invitations
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:43
    • 01:00
      Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No.2 In C Minor (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 11:41

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