The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 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 -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    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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