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    April 25. Coming our way this Saturday night, a rendtion of a tune you may know from Telly Savalas (honestly!); Schoenberg's "Transfigured Night"; the extraordinary Chester "Howlin" Wolf; new music by Cuban-born Omar Sosa (pictured); the opening movement of Violin Concerto No.1 by Shostakovich; a vocalese "Moanin" which features the voice of Jon Hendricks; the latest ECM release by Norwegian trumpeter Mathias Eick; kantele-player-cum-singer Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below); Finnish harmonica quartet Svang; Thomas Bloch, on glass harmonica; and Robert Wyatt, from "Comic Opera". Join us on RTÉ lyric fm immediately after the Met Opera presentation, round about 10:30pm (approx)...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 31 January 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Monteverdi's musical style marked a transition from Renaissance to Baroque. Hear his motets, madrigals and vespers all this week on Blue.

    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.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: I'Ll Always Be In Love With You
      Performer(s): Ruby / Green / Stept
      Performer(s): Ruby / Green / Stept
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:03
      Title: Campani In Aria (Berceuse)
      Performer(s): Boyle, Rory
      Performer(s): Boyle, Rory
      Duration: 3:48
    • 22:06
      Title: Concerto In F Minor Bwv 1058 (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:11
    • 22:09
      Title: The Scottish Huntsupe
      Performer(s): Jane Pickeringe Ms
      Performer(s): Jane Pickeringe Ms
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:14
      Title: Loveward
      Performer(s): Pieranunzi, Enrico
      Performer(s): Pieranunzi, Enrico
      Duration: 7:13
    • 22:27
      Title: Keep It Simple
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:31
      Title: Rock Me
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:34
      Title: Ninety Six
      Performer(s): Moriarty
      Performer(s): Moriarty
      Duration: 6:22
    • 22:41
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (2nd Movement) - Larghetto
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 9:27
    • 22:50
      Title: Black Moon
      Performer(s): Tweedy, Jeff
      Performer(s): Tweedy, Jeff
      Duration: 4:11
    • 22:54
      Title: Moonbeam Passage
      Performer(s): Tweed
      Performer(s): Tweed
      Duration: 6:31
    • 23:02
      Title: More
      Performer(s): Newll/Oliverio/Ortolani
      Performer(s): Newll/Oliverio/Ortolani
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:04
      Title: Nimbus
      Performer(s): Marsh/ Curran
      Performer(s): Marsh/ Curran
      Duration: 2:16
    • 23:07
      Title: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:11
      Title: La Plus Que Lente
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:16
      Title: That Evening
      Performer(s): Feliciati, Lorenzo
      Performer(s): Feliciati, Lorenzo
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:19
      Title: Liberata
      Performer(s): Acquaviva, Jean-Claude
      Performer(s): Acquaviva, Jean-Claude
      Duration: 5:38
    • 23:25
      Title: Confitebor Tibi Domine (Secondo)
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 6:05
    • 23:32
      Title: Track 13
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Performer(s): Harrison, George
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:36
      Title: And I Love Her
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:39
      Title: Blackbird
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 5:24
    • 23:42
      Title: I Can't Get Started
      Performer(s): Duke / Gershwin
      Performer(s): Duke / Gershwin
      Duration: 11:14
    • 23:54
      Title: Distant Sarabande - Zarabanda Lejana
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:58
      Title: Distant Sarabande - Villancico
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:05
      Title: Wild Horses
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Performer(s): Jagger / Richards
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:10
      Title: White Swans
      Performer(s): Yue, Guo
      Performer(s): Yue, Guo
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:13
      Title: Staying There
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Performer(s): Gustavsen, Tord
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:18
      Title: A Breath Away
      Performer(s): Winstone / Towner
      Performer(s): Winstone / Towner
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Symphony No.2 - Part One: Prologue
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Symphony No.2 - Part One: The Seven Ages, Var. I
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Symphony No.2 - Part One: The Seven Ages, Var. Vii
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:30
      Title: Ab Aeterno Ordinata Sum (Motetto)
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 6:21
    • 00:37
      Title: The Night Of Killing
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:49
      Title: Send In The Clowns
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:54
      Title: You Don't Know Me
      Performer(s): Arnold / Walker
      Performer(s): Arnold / Walker
      Duration: 3:45

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