The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    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 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 -

    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

    • 22:20
      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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