The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    March 27. Tonight, Eamonn links the title track of Sarah McQuaid's new album; Stravinsky's "The Sacrifice"; a young Polish jazz trio led by Marcin Wasilewski (in this, the week of PolskaÉire); a Pixies tune arranged for piano; Hugh Hopper's "Dedicated To You" performed by a saxophone quartet; music by Enrique Granados (see BLUE TUNES, below); John Martyn's "Small Hours"; a slice of contemporary jazz-cum-electronica by Bugge Wesseltoft (pictured), Henrik Schwartz and Dan Berglund; the opening movement of a choral work by Nico Muhly; movie music by Loudon Wainwright; Danish singer/songwriter Agnes Obel; and the slow movement of a Martinu concerto for two pianos. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 26 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 -

    Enrique Granados: March 23rd - 29th

    Ninety-nine years ago, while much of Europe was at war, Enrique Granados was savouring a Metropolitan Opera House premiere that was so successful that he received an invite from the White House. Triumph quickly turned to tragedy on the homeward journey across the Atlantic: Spain may have been a neutral country, but a German torpedo sunk the ship he was aboard. The self-taught composer - weighed down by the gold paid to him by the Met management - drowned in the English Channel, trying to rescue his wife. All this week, the music of Granados is featured on the programme. Listen out for performances by Julian Bream, on guitar; and jazzman Bill Evans, on piano.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:01
      Title: Suede Trees
      Performer(s): Hoiby, Jasper
      Performer(s): Hoiby, Jasper
      Duration: 5:16
    • 22:06
      Title: Willie's Lady (Child 6)
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 6:33
    • 22:13
      Title: Sonata For Viola And Keyboard (I) Andante
      Performer(s): Tartini, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Tartini, Guiseppe
      Duration: 6:07
    • 22:19
      Title: Trauermusik For String Orchestra With Solo Viola
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Performer(s): Hindemith, Paul
      Duration: 7:54
    • 22:28
      Title: Three
      Performer(s): Gibbs, Michael
      Performer(s): Gibbs, Michael
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:35
      Title: Frank
      Performer(s): Corbett, Bryan
      Performer(s): Corbett, Bryan
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:37
      Title: Baldhead
      Performer(s): Byrd, H.R.
      Performer(s): Byrd, H.R.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Meat's Too High
      Performer(s): Vinson, Eddie
      Performer(s): Vinson, Eddie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:44
      Title: Hello Little Girl
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:49
      Title: Sonate De Requiem (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Performer(s): Greif, Olivier
      Duration: 6:58
    • 23:04
      Title: Morning Glory
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Performer(s): Buckley, Tim
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:07
      Title: Je N'En Connais Pas La Fin
      Performer(s): Asso / Monnot
      Performer(s): Asso / Monnot
      Duration: 5:12
    • 23:13
      Title: Live To Tell
      Performer(s): Madonna / Leonard
      Performer(s): Madonna / Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:18
      Title: Love & Peace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:27
      Title: My Old Friend The Blues
      Composer: Steve Earle
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: The Stranger Within
      Performer(s): Joseph, Bradley
      Performer(s): Joseph, Bradley
      Duration: 7:37
    • 23:39
      Title: On The Way To Exile
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:44
      Title: Woman Of Mourning
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:46
      Title: For The Sake Of A Greek's Words
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:48
      Title: Oboe And Violin Concerto In C Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:06
    • 23:53
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - Iv: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:56
      Title: Concerto For Three Violins In D Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:55
    • 00:08
      Title: Old Soldier
      Performer(s): Cohn, Marc
      Performer(s): Cohn, Marc
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:13
      Title: Big Catherine, Little Catherine
      Performer(s): Martinez, Cliff
      Performer(s): Martinez, Cliff
      Duration: 2:38
    • 00:16
      Title: Innocence
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Mike
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Mike
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:22
      Title: Homestead
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:26
      Title: Suite 4 - You...
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:29
      Title: Suite 4 - Bridal Voyage
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:31
      Title: Suite 4 - Song To The Wife
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Performer(s): Tveitt, Geirr
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:33
      Title: Space Is The Place
      Performer(s): Dahl, Carsten
      Performer(s): Dahl, Carsten
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:37
      Title: Isla
      Performer(s): Abercrombie, John
      Performer(s): Abercrombie, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: Norma
      Performer(s): Samawatie, Cymin
      Performer(s): Samawatie, Cymin
      Duration: 6:38
    • 00:51
      Title: Partita For Solo Violin (3rd Movement) Lento
      Performer(s): Watkins, Huw
      Performer(s): Watkins, Huw
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:55
      Title: The Cloud-Capp'd Towers
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45

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