The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Jan 25. Tonight, Eamonn links a little bit of Corsican chant; accordionist Frode Haltli; a solo jazz piano performance from 1973 that's been made available on the recent SteepleChase release "An Evening With Joe Albany"; a choir from Estonia, singing traditional fare; bluesman "T-Bone" Walker (pictured); award-winning vocalist Lauren Kinsella, guesting on a new CD by young trumpeter Laura Jurd; more from Ewan MacColl (see BLUE TUNES, below); movie music by Howard Shore; 2 x Bacharach/David; Robert Fripp with Theo Travis;  and harmonica-player Brendan Power. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 4 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 -

    Ewan MacColl: January 19th - 25th

    Ewan MacColl – born Jimmy Miller in Salford – was a singer, songwriter, broadcaster, record producer, collector of folk music, political activist, newspaper editor, playwright and actor. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll listen to MacColl material interpreted by himself and others (including Christy Moore and the Unthanks).

    Click here to listen to a documentary on Ewan MacColl first broadcast on RTÉ in 1975.

    Tom Jobim Tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:09
      Title: Veni Creator / Oh Jumal, Looja, Puha Vaim (Come, Creator Spirit)
      Performer(s): Traditional / Maurus
      Performer(s): Traditional / Maurus
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Cans And Brahms
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes/Arr. Wakeman, Rick
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes/Arr. Wakeman, Rick
      Duration: 1:57
    • 22:15
      Title: Mood For A Day
      Performer(s): Howe, Steve
      Performer(s): Howe, Steve
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:18
      Title: San Jacinto
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 7:13
    • 22:25
      Title: Cuba Street
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 6:40
    • 22:33
      Title: String Quartet No.7 (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mccabe, John
      Performer(s): Mccabe, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Feuillet D'Album
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:42
      Title: The Silence Ahead (Complete Mix)
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:49
      Title: The Dolphins
      Performer(s): Neil
      Performer(s): Neil
      Duration: 4:16
    • 22:53
      Title: Without Her
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:56
      Title: Night Comes On
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 4:55
    • 23:16
      Title: "S.K.J."
      Performer(s): Jackson, Milt
      Performer(s): Jackson, Milt
      Duration: 5:31
    • 23:21
      Title: Las Vegas Tango
      Performer(s): Evans, Gil
      Performer(s): Evans, Gil
      Duration: 6:53
    • 23:29
      Title: Galileo (Somone Like You)
      Performer(s): O'Rourke, Declan
      Performer(s): O'Rourke, Declan
      Duration: 3:34
    • 23:33
      Title: Fugata
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 4:01
    • 23:37
      Title: Plangente
      Performer(s): Nazareth, Ernesto
      Performer(s): Nazareth, Ernesto
      Duration: 6:11
    • 23:44
      Title: A Maid In Bedlam
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:12
    • 23:48
      Title: October Sky
      Performer(s): Stapleton, Dave
      Performer(s): Stapleton, Dave
      Duration: 2:31
    • 23:50
      Title: What's New?
      Performer(s): Burke / Haggart
      Performer(s): Burke / Haggart
      Duration: 3:42
    • 23:54
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Orchestra - The Red Violin - 3rd Movemen
      Performer(s): Corigliano, John
      Performer(s): Corigliano, John
      Duration: 6:39
    • 00:00
      Title: The General
      Performer(s): Buckley, Richie
      Performer(s): Buckley, Richie
      Duration: 1:33
    • 00:02
      Title: The Others Main Theme
      Performer(s): Amenabar, Alejandro
      Performer(s): Amenabar, Alejandro
      Duration: 2:39
    • 00:05
      Title: Turtle Soup
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:11
      Title: Dream Beach
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Hedges, Michael
      Duration: 4:10
    • 00:16
      Title: Verklarte Nacht (Transfigured Night): (Trk13) Adagio
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 4:36
    • 00:21
      Title: Three Pieces For Piano - I. Andantino
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:23
      Title: Back Down The River
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:26
      Title: Wild Horses
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:32
      Title: Forever
      Performer(s): Harper, Ben
      Performer(s): Harper, Ben
      Duration: 3:39
    • 00:36
      Title: Here's To Life
      Performer(s): Butler / Molinary
      Performer(s): Butler / Molinary
      Duration: 5:52
    • 00:41
      Title: Venice
      Performer(s): Lewis, John
      Performer(s): Lewis, John
      Duration: 4:43
    • 00:46
      Title: A Horse With No Name
      Performer(s): Bunnell, D
      Performer(s): Bunnell, D
      Duration: 4:21
    • 00:50
      Title: String Quartet No.5 In Eb Major (3rd Movement) Adagio Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 8:54

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