The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    May 24. Trio Mediaeval's latest recording is a collection of polyphony from Iceland to Italy; it's named "Aquilonis", in honour of the North Wind. Hear a selection from the CD on tonight's BLUE. We'll also listen to 3 samples of contemporary jazz from Estonia; the father and son pairing of Tom and Ben Paley; Argentinian guitarist Pablo Márquez; young jazz pianist Gwilym Simcock (who'll be teaching and performing in Sligo this summer); more from the pen of Bob Dylan (see BLUE TUNES, below); solo piano music by Arnold Schoenberg (pictured); and American sax-player Harry Allen, recorded in the company of the Jan Lundgren Quartet. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 3 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Jazz musician/composer Milt Jackson is featured on the programme all this week. Hear his vibes-playing in the company of the MJQ, Trane, Dizzy and Monk, nightly, from 10pm.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

     

    Brian Eno: May 18th - 24th

    Bob Dylan celebrates his 74th birthday this week. His most recent release was an album of covers from the Sinatra discography. As a birthday tribute, we shine the spotlight on Dylan covers by others. Sadly there’s none from Ol’ Blue Eyes but there is plenty of choice, from Nico to Nickel Creek; Susanna and the Magical Orchestra to Martin Simpson; Joan Baez to Jeff Buckley. Dylan by others, all this week on The Blue of the Night...

    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Straight No Chaser
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Performer(s): Monk, Thelonious
      Duration: 3:13
    • 22:04
      Title: Two Sisters
      Performer(s): Trad / James / Mayor
      Performer(s): Trad / James / Mayor
      Duration: 6:33
    • 22:10
      Title: Come On In My Kitchen
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Performer(s): Johnson, Robert
      Duration: 3:30
    • 22:14
      Title: Piano Sonata In A Major K 331 - Movement I - Andante Grazioso
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 13:57
    • 22:29
      Title: The Music Weaver
      Performer(s): Denny
      Performer(s): Denny
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:32
      Title: Planxty Stackallan
      Performer(s): Martin, Neil
      Performer(s): Martin, Neil
      Duration: 2:59
    • 22:40
      Title: Summer Nights - The Spectre Of The Rose
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:47
      Title: Sonnet De Pétrarque
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:54
      Title: Sugar Mountain
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Young, Neil
      Duration: 5:56
    • 23:00
      Title: Queen Of Scots
      Performer(s): Baird, Edward
      Performer(s): Baird, Edward
      Duration: 1:58
    • 23:01
      Title: Rain And Snow
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Duration: 2:30
    • 23:04
      Title: L'Émanation
      Performer(s): Dans Les Arbres
      Performer(s): Dans Les Arbres
      Album: Canopée
      Duration: 4:07
    • 23:08
      Title: Penta
      Performer(s): Weidner, Christian
      Performer(s): Weidner, Christian
      Duration: 4:38
    • 23:12
      Title: The Way Of The World
      Performer(s): Allison / Henry
      Performer(s): Allison / Henry
      Duration: 3:05
    • 23:17
      Title: Finnish Prayer
      Performer(s): Kuusisto, Taneli
      Performer(s): Kuusisto, Taneli
      Duration: 3:00
    • 23:19
      Title: String Quartet No.4 (2nd Movement) Lento
      Performer(s): Williams, Adrian
      Performer(s): Williams, Adrian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:27
      Title: I Was Young When I Left Home
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 5:10
    • 23:32
      Title: Tomorrow Is A Long Time
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 4:01
    • 23:36
      Title: Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 7:06
    • 23:43
      Title: Stairway To The Stars
      Performer(s): Malneck / Signorelli / Parish
      Performer(s): Malneck / Signorelli / Parish
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:47
      Title: Hinge Of The Year
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Performer(s): Portman, Emily
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:54
      Title: Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott From Matthew Passion
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:37
    • 00:02
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - Iv: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:04
    • 00:05
      Title: The Other Woman
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Performer(s): Robinson
      Duration: 3:19
    • 00:09
      Title: The Silence Beneath
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Duration: 8:50
    • 00:18
      Title: The Blue Bird
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:22
      Title: Sonata No.4 (1st Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:25
      Title: I Cling On For Dear Life
      Performer(s): Walsh, Kate
      Performer(s): Walsh, Kate
      Duration: 3:21
    • 00:29
      Title: Yew
      Performer(s): Jensen, Christine
      Performer(s): Jensen, Christine
      Duration: 7:34
    • 00:37
      Title: Gypsies Lilt
      Performer(s): Rowallan Ms
      Performer(s): Rowallan Ms
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:38
      Title: La Plus Que Lente
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:43
      Title: One In A Million
      Performer(s): Wood/ Lupton
      Performer(s): Wood/ Lupton
      Duration: 10:07
    • 00:52
      Title: Pilgrimage To The Ganges
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Performer(s): Ghosh, Arun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: I Just Don´T Know What To Do With Myself
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Performer(s): Bacharach / David
      Duration: 4:12

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