The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Feb 28.  We close the month with our usual late night mix that both stimulates and relaxes, viz. both Loudon and Rufus Wainwright; a new recording of "The Goldberg Variations" by Konstantin Lifschitz; Louis Stewart recorded with McGill University jazz professor/trumpeter Kevin Dean; Wes Montgomery recorded with Milt Jackson; Martin Simpson, from "Prodigal Son"; part of Ciarán Farrell's "Shannon Suite"; Iarla Ó Lionárd, and the title track of "Foxlight"; the sound of The Memphis Jug Band; and a jazzed-up Paul Simon tune. Saturday's BLUE also includes nyckelharpa-player Marco Ambrosini (pictured); original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); plus a rare recording of Jeff Ballard made when he last visited Dublin (Jeff Ballard Fairgrounds - Ballard, with Lionel Louke, Kevin Hays, and Reid Anderson - will perform at Christchurch Cathedral next Friday night). Note a 10:15pm start (approx)...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 18 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 -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber works.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:20
      Title: Notturno : Andante
      Performer(s): Grieg Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg Edvard
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:24
      Title: Transfigured Night (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:29
      Title: Colibri
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 11:48
    • 22:40
      Title: Fundi Mea Vindi
      Performer(s): Mishenko, Misha
      Performer(s): Mishenko, Misha
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:44
      Title: String Quartet No.4 - Ii.
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:51
      Title: Nearer My God To Thee
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 3:42
    • 22:55
      Title: Crawdaddy
      Performer(s): Goldings, Larry
      Performer(s): Goldings, Larry
      Duration: 5:10
    • 23:01
      Title: Rua Dos Meus Ciumes (There Where My Jealousy Lies)
      Performer(s): De Barros / Valerio
      Performer(s): De Barros / Valerio
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:06
      Title: Falling Forward
      Performer(s): Fleck, Bela
      Performer(s): Fleck, Bela
      Duration: 5:25
    • 23:11
      Title: Alwyn Spires
      Performer(s): Young, Christopher
      Performer(s): Young, Christopher
      Duration: 2:16
    • 23:13
      Title: Presencia
      Performer(s): Gaigne, Pascal
      Performer(s): Gaigne, Pascal
      Duration: 3:27
    • 23:16
      Title: Doe Eyes (Love Theme From The Bridges Of Madison County)
      Performer(s): Eastwood, Clint
      Performer(s): Eastwood, Clint
      Duration: 5:12
    • 23:22
      Title: Sad Hours
      Performer(s): Jacobs, Marion
      Performer(s): Jacobs, Marion
      Duration: 3:25
    • 23:25
      Title: Song Of Love
      Performer(s): Taylor, Mike
      Performer(s): Taylor, Mike
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: Funky Senor (Take 1)
      Performer(s): Bailey, Benny
      Performer(s): Bailey, Benny
      Duration: 7:21
    • 23:38
      Title: Leave Me By Myself
      Performer(s): Fitzsimmons, William
      Performer(s): Fitzsimmons, William
      Duration: 5:22
    • 23:44
      Title: Prelude No.2 In A Minor
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:47
      Title: Fugue In Eb Major
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:54
      Title: Captain Bligh
      Performer(s): Basie / Sims
      Performer(s): Basie / Sims
      Duration: 6:54
    • 00:00
      Title: Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You
      Performer(s): Redman / Razaf
      Performer(s): Redman / Razaf
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:05
      Title: Elisa
      Performer(s): Gainsbourg/Colombier
      Performer(s): Gainsbourg/Colombier
      Duration: 7:36
    • 00:12
      Title: Golden Ginkgo Tree
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Performer(s): Micus, Stephan
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:18
      Title: Gnossienne No. 1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:22
      Title: Templum Cordis
      Performer(s): Adam Of St. Victor
      Performer(s): Adam Of St. Victor
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Running Like Children
      Performer(s): Yangchen, Soname
      Performer(s): Yangchen, Soname
      Duration: 5:05
    • 00:33
      Title: Branchings
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Cello Duet No. 3 Op. 156 - Arioso
      Performer(s): Kummer, Friedrich August
      Performer(s): Kummer, Friedrich August
      Duration: 3:09
    • 00:42
      Title: Well, Well Cornelius
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): Skempton, Howard
      Duration: 3:21
    • 00:45
      Title: Corale
      Performer(s): Bonaventura, Daniele Di
      Performer(s): Bonaventura, Daniele Di
      Duration: 4:00
    • 00:49
      Title: O Do Not Love Too Long
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Duration: 4:56
    • 00:54
      Title: Moonpie
      Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer
      Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer
      Duration: 4:48

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