The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    August 28. Tonight, we shall listen to a sample from the new CD by accordionist/composer Martin Tourish; a live recording of Witold Lutoslawski's concerto for piano and orchestra by the Berlin Philharmonic; another sneak preview of "For One To Love" by Cécile McLorin Salvant, on the day the singer turns 26; we'll hear the Savalls - Jordi, his wife Montserrat Figueras and their daughter Arianna; more from the pen of Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below);an "always hopeful" Shrikant Sriram; Sandy Denny (pictured), on the quiet joys of brotherhood; a funeral march and elegy - part of the third movement from Benjamin Godard's  first piano concerto; Sligo's No Crows performs Eddie Lee's "Dolmen Dance"; Mulligan and Getz play a ballad by Gerry; and there will also be a Shostakovich chamber symphony aired. 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 -

    August 24th - 30th: Acallam na Senórach

    Acallam na Senórach is a setting by English composer Tarik O’Regan of a 12th Century text about the Fianna warriors Caílte mac Rónán and  Oisín, nephew of legendary Fionn Mac Cumhaill. O’Regan adapted the narrative into a one hour musical setting for solo guitar and chorus which was commissioned and recorded by Chamber Choir Ireland along with guitarist Stewart French. It’s under the Blue spotlight all this week.

    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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