The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Nov 23.  Tonight, we hear a new recording of Saint-Saens' "La muse et le poete"; Stanley Clarke, recorded live in Japan with Chick Corea; 3 x Lennon McCartney; part of a mass by Guillaume Dufay; solo Abdullah Ibrahim; Babe Kyro (or Karo) Lemon Turner sings about "Black Ace"; Claudia Schwab plays the violin; also coming our way, the last selection of the week from Anouar Brahem (see BLUE TUNES, below), specifically a track from the CD "The Astounding Eyes Of Rita"; Eddie Vedder, on ukelele; the slow movement of a string quartet by Smetana; and Matt Dennis, bemoaning the sale of a cottage. 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 -

     

    Anouar Brahem: November 17th - 23rd

    Tunisian oud-player Anouar Brahem has over the years created his own delicate sound – deeply rooted in Arabic classical and folk music yet infused with contemporary jazz sensibilities. His music is the real example of fusion – a troubadour of world music; Brahem’s extensive catalogue on ECM Records is our Blue Tunes focus all this week.
     
     

    Teddy Wilson: November 24th - 30th

    From the 1930s until the 1980s, Teddy Wilson provided accompaniment for Louis Armstrong, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Lester Young et al. He was Billie Holiday's musical director and made a number of fine albums under his own name. This polished pianist is featured each night 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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