The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 25. This Friday night, we'll hear Ella Fitzgerald (pictured) in the company of Louis Armstrong; Amandine Savary perform a Bach toccata; singer-songwriters Roy Harper and William Fitzsimmons; new chamber jazz by Johannes Berauer; a selection from "Angel", a 2014 release from the pen of English composer Patrick Hawes; more from the recently-issued "Senses" (see BLUE TUNES, below); Anne Sophie Mutter's reading of Massenet's "Meditation"; a recent live recording by Gretchen Parlato, an award-winning singer from the US; and part of Mahler's sixth symphony. Join Eamonn at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 22 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    The Blue of the Night connects different musical landscapes - a musical journey through centuries, genres and soundscapes.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Omar Sosa: April 21st - 27th

    As an 8-year-old, Omar Sosa studied percussion at his local conservatory. His piano-playing has its roots in Cuban music, with hints of Oscar Peterson, Chick Corea and Chopin. The Grammy-nominee recently recorded a contemplative, neo-classical solo CD while artist-in-residence in New York. Hear selections from the Senses album all this week on BLUE...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:04 p.m.
      Title: Sailboats
      Performer(s): Fraser, Brooke
      Performer(s): Fraser, Brooke
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 10:08 p.m.
      Title: May You Never
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 0:03:57
    • 10:12 p.m.
      Title: Jesus Gave Love Away For Free
      Performer(s): Stills, Stephen
      Performer(s): Stills, Stephen
      Duration: 0:03:15
    • 10:15 p.m.
      Title: Sposalizio
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 0:07:35
    • 10:24 p.m.
      Title: Notturno
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • 10:30 p.m.
      Title: Rockin' Chair
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Performer(s): Carmichael, Hoagy
      Duration: 0:03:22
    • 10:33 p.m.
      Title: Things Ain't What They Used To Be
      Performer(s): Ellington, Mercer/Persons, Ted
      Performer(s): Ellington, Mercer/Persons, Ted
      Duration: 0:05:08
    • 10:38 p.m.
      Title: Andante Quasi Lento E Cantabile (The Coventry Carol / The First
      Performer(s): Hely-Hutchinson, Victor
      Performer(s): Hely-Hutchinson, Victor
      Duration: 0:08:58
    • 10:47 p.m.
      Title: Askisto
      Performer(s): Pohjola, Verneri
      Performer(s): Pohjola, Verneri
      Duration: 0:06:17
    • 10:53 p.m.
      Title: Tasco De Mouraria (Tavern In Mouraria)
      Performer(s): Abreu / Veloso
      Performer(s): Abreu / Veloso
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • 10:59 p.m.
      Title: The Firebird (Suite) - Introduction
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:02 p.m.
      Title: Pastores dicite,quidnam vidistis
      Performer(s): De Morales, Christobal
      Performer(s): De Morales, Christobal
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • 11:07 p.m.
      Title: Bo
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Performer(s): Zollitsch/Hong Mi-Jen
      Duration: 0:04:13
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: Boloba
      Performer(s): Kouyate, Lansine
      Performer(s): Kouyate, Lansine
      Duration: 0:03:54
    • 11:14 p.m.
      Title: Down By The Flowing River
      Performer(s): Trad/Kelly
      Performer(s): Trad/Kelly
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 11:17 p.m.
      Title: I Feel So Smoochie
      Performer(s): Moore, P.
      Performer(s): Moore, P.
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:21 p.m.
      Title: White Christmas
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 0:05:04
    • 11:26 p.m.
      Title: Julia
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 11:31 p.m.
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Cimarosa, Domenico
      Performer(s): Cimarosa, Domenico
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:33 p.m.
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In A (2Nd Movement) Larghetto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:06:09
    • 11:39 p.m.
      Title: Gymnopedie No.1 -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 0:03:52
    • 11:44 p.m.
      Title: There is nothing like walking home in the snow
      Duration: 0:03:19
    • 11:47 p.m.
      Title: Snowfall
      Performer(s): Thornhill, Claude
      Performer(s): Thornhill, Claude
      Duration: 0:03:57
    • 11:50 p.m.
      Title: The Sands Of Mexico
      Performer(s): Cooder, Ry
      Performer(s): Cooder, Ry
      Duration: 0:05:02
    • 11:56 p.m.
      Title: Mélodies, Book 1 - I: Angelico
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: Little Suite In A Minor - Praludium
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 0:03:49
    • 12:04 a.m.
      Title: East Of The Sun
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Performer(s): Harper, Roy
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 12:07 a.m.
      Title: Morning Hour
      Performer(s): Held, Peter
      Performer(s): Held, Peter
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:09 a.m.
      Title: River
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 0:07:51
    • 12:15 a.m.
      Title: Eleanor Plunkett
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 0:07:05
    • 12:21 a.m.
      Title: Lachrimae Antiquae
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:27 a.m.
      Title: The Winner Takes It All
      Performer(s): Ulvaues / Anderson
      Performer(s): Ulvaues / Anderson
      Duration: 0:04:55
    • 12:31 a.m.
      Title: Park Avenue Petite
      Performer(s): Golson, Benny
      Performer(s): Golson, Benny
      Duration: 0:04:13
    • 12:35 a.m.
      Title: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 12:39 a.m.
      Title: Nightporter
      Performer(s): Sylvian, David
      Performer(s): Sylvian, David
      Duration: 0:07:12
    • 12:46 a.m.
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:03:17
    • 12:49 a.m.
      Title: Littlemore Tractus (2000)
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 0:05:40
    • 12:56 a.m.
      Title: Les Masques - Viii Andantino
      Performer(s): Perkowski, Piotr
      Performer(s): Perkowski, Piotr
      Duration: 0:02:18
    • 01:00 a.m.
      Title: Double Concerto in C minor BWV 1062 (2nd movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:06:48

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