The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Dec 21. Tonight, we'll listen to a rare vocal turn by Zoot Sims; Beethoven for violin and cello; Galway's Bahh Band; Mark O'Connor's "Appalachia Waltz"; Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" re-invented by Duke Ellington; a text Theo Dorgan (pictured) wrote for a choral work by Howard Goodall; clarinettist (and more besides) Sean MacErlaine from "A Slender Song"; a selection from Jon Sanders' "Zoukelele" CD; organist Letizia Romiti performs a work by Bach; Nic Jones material, tackled by Belinda O'Hooley and Heidi Tidow; another selection from the latest Hilliard Ensemble CD (see BLUE TUNES, below); and "Greensleves" played by California Guitar Trio. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 17 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Hear Columbian harp player, composer and musical genius Edmar Casteneda recorded in the Triskel, Cork on 27th October during a recent Music Network tour of Ireland.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Hilliard Ensemble: December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including the latest recording "Transeamus".  It hang ups its music stands at year’s end after four remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of the Hilliards' masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation.

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland directed by Paul Hillier; and Heresy Record's The Wexford Carols - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary is joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:02
      Title: The Spring Fly - Waltz
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Duration: 4:56
    • 22:08
      Title: Silver
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Father Time
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Performer(s): Towner, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:18
      Title: Serenade For Violin, Viola And Violoncello In D Major Op 8 - Mov
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 9:34
    • 22:28
      Title: Aria
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:20
    • 22:33
      Title: Improvised Piece (Guest Bodhran Player)
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 12:31
    • 22:45
      Title: Vladimir's Blues
      Performer(s): Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Richter, Max
      Duration: 1:33
    • 22:47
      Title: Prayer : Andante Moderato
      Performer(s): Bloch, Ernest
      Performer(s): Bloch, Ernest
      Duration: 3:49
    • 22:50
      Title: Sonata In D Minor - 3. Largo
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 8:40
    • 23:00
      Title: Shades Of Blue
      Performer(s): Ardley, Neil
      Performer(s): Ardley, Neil
      Duration: 7:23
    • 23:08
      Title: Umoja
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Duration: 3:11
    • 23:11
      Title: You Will Be Born
      Performer(s): Siberry, Jane
      Performer(s): Siberry, Jane
      Duration: 3:56
    • 23:15
      Title: Ciaran's Tune
      Performer(s): Donnelly, Donal
      Performer(s): Donnelly, Donal
      Duration: 4:17
    • 23:20
      Title: Handwriting
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:22
      Title: Danza De La Moza Donosa
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Performer(s): Ginastera, Alberto
      Duration: 3:49
    • 23:26
      Title: And He Will Not Come Again
      Performer(s): Shakespeare
      Performer(s): Shakespeare
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:30
      Title: Glory Of Love
      Performer(s): Hill, Robin
      Performer(s): Hill, Robin
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:32
      Title: Bill Evans
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Duration: 8:55
    • 23:41
      Title: Old Virginia Block
      Performer(s): Sproule
      Performer(s): Sproule
      Duration: 3:32
    • 23:46
      Title: Honeymoon
      Performer(s): Holden D / Holden L
      Performer(s): Holden D / Holden L
      Duration: 3:46
    • 23:49
      Title: American Tunes
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:08
    • 23:54
      Title: Cut You Loose
      Performer(s): London
      Performer(s): London
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:59
      Title: The White Reindeer - Iv. Funeral March (Grave)
      Performer(s): Englund, Einar
      Performer(s): Englund, Einar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:02
      Title: Six Pieces - Berceuse
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 2:42
    • 00:05
      Title: Berceuse
      Performer(s): Jarnfelt, Armas
      Performer(s): Jarnfelt, Armas
      Duration: 3:22
    • 00:09
      Title: After Bird Jungle
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:50
    • 00:13
      Title: In A Silent Way
      Performer(s): Zawinul, Joe
      Performer(s): Zawinul, Joe
      Duration: 5:02
    • 00:19
      Title: From Me To You
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:21
      Title: Here Comes The Sun
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Duration: 3:18
    • 00:23
      Title: And I Love Him
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:26
      Title: Six Little Pieces For Piano - Vi. Sehr Langsam
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:27
      Title: The Blue Bird
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 4:06
    • 00:32
      Title: The Crying Light
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Duration: 3:32
    • 00:35
      Title: For All We Know
      Performer(s): Coots / Lewis
      Performer(s): Coots / Lewis
      Duration: 10:04
    • 00:45
      Title: The Sound Of Silence
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:52
      Title: Scarborough Fair/Canticle
      Performer(s): Simon & Garfunkel
      Performer(s): Simon & Garfunkel
      Album: The Graduate (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
      Duration: 3:24
    • 00:55
      Title: Music For A While
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 4:21

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