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 "Greensleeves" played by California Guitar Trio. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 24 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, we feature a father and son, singer/songwriters both: in their comparatively brief careers, Tim and Jeff Buckley made music that was equally adventurous and tasteful.

    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

    • 22:12
      Title: Sonata Der Polnische Pracher - 4. Aria
      Performer(s): Meder, Johann Valentin
      Performer(s): Meder, Johann Valentin
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:15
      Title: Tromba Lontana
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 4:34
    • 22:21
      Title: Hiberner Toujours
      Performer(s): Stars Of The Lid
      Performer(s): Stars Of The Lid
      Album: And Their Refinement of the Decline
      Duration: 2:00
    • 22:22
      Title: Liberata
      Performer(s): Acquaviva, Jean-Claude
      Performer(s): Acquaviva, Jean-Claude
      Duration: 5:38
    • 22:28
      Title: Bourree Voltige
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Performer(s): Bensusan, Pierre
      Duration: 3:20
    • 22:32
      Title: Seems Like Old Times
      Performer(s): Lombardo/ Loeb
      Performer(s): Lombardo/ Loeb
      Duration: 2:43
    • 22:35
      Title: Sentimental Lady
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 4:17
    • 22:40
      Title: Silent Night
      Performer(s): Silvestrov, Valentin
      Performer(s): Silvestrov, Valentin
      Duration: 4:06
    • 22:44
      Title: Assyrian Women Mourners
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 6:22
    • 22:51
      Title: Perazuan
      Performer(s): Spalding, Esperanza / Ortiz, Aruan
      Performer(s): Spalding, Esperanza / Ortiz, Aruan
      Duration: 3:53
    • 22:55
      Title: April's Fool
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Jack Talty/Neil O'Loghlen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:02
      Title: Serenade For Violin, Viola And Violoncello In D Major Op 8 - Mov
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 9:34
    • 23:14
      Title: Chase The Blues Away
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Duration: 5:28
    • 23:19
      Title: Cryin' Time
      Performer(s): Owens, Buck
      Performer(s): Owens, Buck
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:22
      Title: Boubacar
      Performer(s): Frisell, Bill
      Performer(s): Frisell, Bill
      Duration: 6:37
    • 23:29
      Title: Zendi
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:34
      Title: Precious Lord
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:08
    • 23:42
      Title: The Ghost
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Performer(s): Tighe, Dylan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:48
      Title: Chiyo
      Performer(s): Buckley, Linda
      Performer(s): Buckley, Linda
      Duration: 10:10
    • 23:59
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G Major Bwv 1049 (3rd Movement) Pre
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:49
    • 00:04
      Title: Sibuni Ya Nass
      Performer(s): Fakhri, Sabah
      Performer(s): Fakhri, Sabah
      Duration: 4:50
    • 00:10
      Title: Watching You Without Me
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 4:22
    • 00:14
      Title: And Dream Of Sheep
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:20
      Title: The Cloths Of Heaven
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Performer(s): Buckley, John
      Duration: 4:29
    • 00:24
      Title: The Wild Swans At Coole
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:32
      Title: A Letter To A Friend
      Performer(s): Buckley, Hugh
      Performer(s): Buckley, Hugh
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:36
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:17
    • 00:44
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (I) Allegro Deciso
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 5:53
    • 00:49
      Title: Whiskey Ballad
      Performer(s): Wold, Paul Martin
      Performer(s): Wold, Paul Martin
      Duration: 3:58
    • 00:51
      Title: You And Me
      Performer(s): Hussein/Mcloughlin
      Performer(s): Hussein/Mcloughlin
      Duration: 2:27
    • 00:53
      Title: Come Sunday
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 5:47

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