The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Oct 19. Emil Gilels (pictured) was born on this day in 1916. On tonight's BLUE, he plays a well-known Beethoven piece; as does the Tokyo String Quartet; Eamonn also links duetting pianists Kevin Hays and Brad Mehldau; Peter Gabriel with Robert Fripp; business graduate-cum-oud-player Attab Haddad; we'll hear a new recording from Germany's Felice Sound Orchestra; Paris-based Jun Miyake; music by Welsh composer Stephen Goss; a rarity - flute featured in the Ellington Orchestra - from "the New Orleans Suite"; and Theo Bleckmann (see BLUE TUNES, below) sings a song that will be familiar to Marlene Dietrich fans. 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 -

    Franz Liszt: Oct  20th - 26th
     
    Fransz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, "The Blue Of The Night" features Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand. Join us any night between now and Sunday, from 10pm...
     

    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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