The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; dolo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexi Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 18 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 -

    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    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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