The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Oct 26. Sunday's BLUE gathers more seemingly-disparate elements and ties them in a neat little bundle: Ella Fitzgerald sings a song by the late Jack Bruce; we hear Belfast-born Michael McHale, in advance of the pianist's appearance in Castleconnell, Co Limerick on Tuesday; the voice of Dubliner Riona Sally Hartman; lesser-known works by Aleksander Zarzycki, William Wallace and Emil Mlynarski; sax-player Art Pepper (pictured), from the re-issue of "Smack Up"; and the last 2 pieces of the week by Franz Liszt (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    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 -

    Franz Liszt: Oct  20th - 26th
     
    Fransz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, "The Blue Of The Night" features Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand. Join us any night between now and Sunday, from 10pm...
     

    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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