The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

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

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    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 -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    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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