The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 18. Eamonn returns to host his own slot (for a change) this Friday night, and he shall be relaying the following, and a bit more besides: a C Minor piano sonata by Beethoven; June Tabor's reading of a song by Elvis Costello; jazz vocalist Tierney Sutton (pictured); La Colombina singing music for Good Friday by Tomás Luis de Victoria; Jimmy Webb's "The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress"; Norwegian guitarist Eivind Aarset; Hesperion XXI from "Orient-Occident II"; and another selection from Jackson C. Frank's "Fixin' To Die" (see BLUE TUNES, below).

    Note: a 10:45pm start tonight (approx)...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 7 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, we feature recordings by Grammy-winning jazz musician Stan Getz. Hear selections of his work - bossa nova, big band music, cool jazz, bebop & "third stream" - nightly.

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    Jackson C. Frank: April 14th - 20th

    The American singer/songwriter Jackson C. Frank was seriously injured as a child, in a school fire that claimed the lives of most of his classmates. He is best known for writing "Blues Run The Game", a song that's been covered by Simon & Garfunkel, Bert Jansch, Eddi Reader, John Renbourn and Frank's one-time girlfriend, Sandy Denny. He, himself, recorded just one album in his lifetime, the eponymous "Jackson C. Frank", produced by Frank's friend Paul Simon, in London. This week, we feature rarities from the newly-issued “Fixin’ To Die”: home and reel-to-reel recordings made during the 1960s and 1970s. Join Ellen and Eamonn to hear a selection each night this week, from 10pm...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:03 p.m.
      Title: The Song In Your Heart
      Performer(s): Brennan M / Jarvis A
      Performer(s): Brennan M / Jarvis A
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:07 p.m.
      Title: Taj Mahal
      Duration: 0:03:50
    • 10:11 p.m.
      Title: Epicycles
      Performer(s): Berauer, Johannes
      Performer(s): Berauer, Johannes
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:14 p.m.
      Title: Violin Concerto No.5 - Tempo Di Menuetto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:09:31
    • 10:23 p.m.
      Title: Bird Alone
      Performer(s): Lincoln, A.
      Performer(s): Lincoln, A.
      Duration: 0:08:49
    • 10:33 p.m.
      Title: Legend Of The Ear
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Performer(s): Gilchrist, Maeve
      Duration: 0:05:12
    • 10:38 p.m.
      Title: Legba Nan Baye
      Performer(s): Schwarz-Bart, Jacques
      Performer(s): Schwarz-Bart, Jacques
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:41 p.m.
      Title: Sonata In F Major (2Nd Movement) Romance
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 0:01:48
    • 10:43 p.m.
      Title: Etude 3
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 10:48 p.m.
      Title: Waiting
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Duration: 0:02:20
    • 10:51 p.m.
      Title: A Coral Room
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Bush, Kate
      Duration: 0:06:27
    • 10:57 p.m.
      Title: Blackberry Stone
      Performer(s): Marling, Laura
      Performer(s): Marling, Laura
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 11:01 p.m.
      Title: Ich Bin Schon
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Spanish Caravan
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Album: The Very Best of The Doors
      Duration: 0:06:31
    • 11:11 p.m.
      Title: Abia Yala (America)
      Performer(s): Pérez, Danilo
      Performer(s): Pérez, Danilo
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:20 p.m.
      Title: Suite For Violin And String Orchestra - Ii. Evening In Spring
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:23 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 0:07:29
    • 11:34 p.m.
      Title: City Builiding (Alternate Version)
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Duration: 0:04:18
    • 11:38 p.m.
      Title: Blues Run the Game
      Performer(s): Frank, Jackson
      Performer(s): Frank, Jackson
      Duration: 0:03:47
    • 11:42 p.m.
      Title: Serenity
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:46 p.m.
      Title: Mukashi
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:54 p.m.
      Title: Valses Nobles Et Sentimentales - Movement Viii - Epilogue
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:04:19
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: Miroirs - 2. Oiseaux tristes
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:04:24
    • 12:03 a.m.
      Title: Set Me Free
      Performer(s): Cale, John W.
      Performer(s): Cale, John W.
      Duration: 0:04:27
    • 12:07 a.m.
      Title: One In A Million
      Performer(s): Wood/ Lupton
      Performer(s): Wood/ Lupton
      Duration: 0:10:07
    • 12:18 a.m.
      Title: I Want You Back
      Performer(s): The Corporation (Tm)
      Performer(s): The Corporation (Tm)
      Duration: 0:03:30
    • 12:21 a.m.
      Title: Looking Back
      Performer(s): Rowles / Ernst
      Performer(s): Rowles / Ernst
      Duration: 0:05:54
    • 12:26 a.m.
      Title: By the Ohio
      Performer(s): Shelley, Joan
      Performer(s): Shelley, Joan
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:30 a.m.
      Title: Suite No.1 In G Major - Prélude
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:03:08
    • 12:33 a.m.
      Title: Berceuse In D Flat Op57
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:05:01
    • 12:38 a.m.
      Title: Gypsies Lilt
      Performer(s): Rowallan Ms
      Performer(s): Rowallan Ms
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:40 a.m.
      Title: Boy Child
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Duration: 0:03:53
    • 12:44 a.m.
      Title: I Wanted A Child
      Performer(s): Jakszyk, Jakko
      Performer(s): Jakszyk, Jakko
      Duration: 0:05:09
    • 12:57 a.m.
      Title: Lava On Wakiki
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Duration: 0:02:32

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