The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    March 1.  As the month of March comes in like a lion, we wind down with a Bach variation; Iiro Rantala's "Tears For Esbjorn"; movie music by a former Estonian Minister of Culture; new releases by oud-player Anouar Brahem and the late Kenny Wheeler (pictured); Scott Joplin's "The Entertainer" performed on guitar, as well as original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); Billy Strayhorn's "Blood Count" played on solo piano; 3 x Henry Purcell; 2 x Johnny Mandel; Argerich + Abbado + Beethoven; and a little Don McLean. 10pm...

    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 -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber works.

    Wolfgang Muthspiel: March 2nd - 8th

    Wolfgang Muthspiel is the son of a choirmaster. He has studied at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berklee College of Music. In the week the Austrian guitarist/composer celebrates his 50th birthday, we air nightly selections by an artist who works in both the classical and jazz arenas.

     

    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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