The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Friday's programme...

    Sept 19. Eamonn returns for more relaxing-but-stimulating late night sounds, including symphonic Nielsen; a sample from "Moderato cantabile", the tasteful new duet release by Anja Lechner and Francois Couturier (pictured); the incredible voice of Karen Dalton (who also played banjo, back in the day); Debussy's G Minor string quartet, as well as a performance of a Debussy prelude by pianist Ivan Ilic; Hank Jones, Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald, from 3 vintage MPS albums that have been recently made available on iTunes; Michael Tippett's "Go Down, Moses"; singer-songwriter Jon Allen; more selections from the Dankworths (see BLUE TUNES, below); and Nikolai Lugansky. playing a piano sonata by Rachmaninoff. 10pm start-time...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 28 December 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    The Blue of the Night features the beautiful singing of the Tallis Scholars as their celebratory 40th aniversary year draws to a close

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Dankworths: Sept  15th - 21st

    This week, our common thread is an English jazz dynasty: the Dankworth family. Reed-player-cum-bandleader John Dankworth worked in film and TV (he wrote “The Avengers” and the “Tomorrow’s World” themes). Wife, Cleo Laine, often recorded with him. All this week, we’ll also hear from their children, Alec and Jacqui Dankworth.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:19
      Title: Sonata In C Major - I: Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:24
      Title: After The Monsoon
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:29
      Title: N'Teri
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Performer(s): Koite/ Habib
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:35
      Title: Lohengrin - Act 1 Prelude
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:44
      Title: Down In Mary's Land
      Performer(s): Carpenter, Mary Chapin
      Performer(s): Carpenter, Mary Chapin
      Duration: 2:40
    • 22:47
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 22:50
      Title: Little Bird
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 4:15
    • 22:58
      Title: Facades
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 8:44
    • 23:06
      Title: Seneca
      Performer(s): Smith, Patti
      Performer(s): Smith, Patti
      Duration: 5:55
    • 23:09
      Title: How Long Has This Been Going On?
      Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I
      Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I
      Duration: 5:13
    • 23:14
      Title: Moanin'
      Performer(s): Hendricks / Timmons
      Performer(s): Hendricks / Timmons
      Duration: 2:52
    • 23:21
      Title: Ingrid Bergman
      Performer(s): Guthrie, Woody/Bragg, Billy
      Performer(s): Guthrie, Woody/Bragg, Billy
      Duration: 2:05
    • 23:21
      Title: Song Slowly Song
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Performer(s): Larry Beckett / Tim Buckley
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:22
      Title: Go Easy
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 4:30
    • 23:25
      Title: Symphony No.7 - Come Un Sogno
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Duration: 10:29
    • 23:27
      Title: Theme From A "Summer Place"
      Performer(s): Steiner, Max
      Performer(s): Steiner, Max
      Duration: 2:55
    • 23:31
      Title: Love Song
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Duration: 6:03
    • 23:32
      Title: Ter Herknits
      Performer(s): Shnorhali, Nerses
      Performer(s): Shnorhali, Nerses
      Duration: 2:49
    • 23:51
      Title: It's Too Late
      Performer(s): King/Stern
      Performer(s): King/Stern
      Duration: 4:05
    • 23:53
      Title: A Hundred Years From Today
      Performer(s): Young/Young/Washington
      Performer(s): Young/Young/Washington
      Duration: 5:35
    • 00:04
      Title: Sonata In A Major For Violin And Piano (3rd Movement) Ben Moderato
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:06
      Title: Jim
      Performer(s): Rose / Petrillo / Shawn
      Performer(s): Rose / Petrillo / Shawn
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:11
      Title: O Nata Lux
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Duration: 2:20
    • 00:15
      Title: Kabou
      Performer(s): Sissoko, Ballake
      Performer(s): Sissoko, Ballake
      Duration: 4:32
    • 00:22
      Title: Valse Lente
      Performer(s): Tailleferre, Germaine
      Performer(s): Tailleferre, Germaine
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:23
      Title: Lily In The Garden
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Duration: 4:29
    • 00:29
      Title: You Better Go Now
      Performer(s): Reichner / Graham
      Performer(s): Reichner / Graham
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:37
      Title: Hollow Point
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 7:43
    • 00:41
      Title: Miserere Nostri
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas
      Duration: 2:00
    • 00:45
      Title: Nocturne No 1 Op 33/1 In E Flat Minor - Lento
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 7:28
    • 00:54
      Title: What Are You Doing New Year's Eve
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Duration: 4:24

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