The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    May 23. On Saturday's BLUE, we hear Herb Ellis... in wonderland (the pun is his actually); part of a Nielsen symphony; guitarist Ry Cooder; the Phil Ware Trio, performing an original piece by drummer Kevin Brady (pictured); choral music by Grieg; Nina Simone sings "I Shall Be Released", Patty Griffin interprets "Boots Of Spanish Leather" and Uncle Earl covers "Wallfower" (see BLUE TUNES, below); plus the usual batch of classical, jazz, folk and ambient releases - new and old. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 8 February 2014

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    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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    Brian Eno: May 18th - 24th

    Bob Dylan celebrates his 74th birthday this week. His most recent release was an album of covers from the Sinatra discography. As a birthday tribute, we shine the spotlight on Dylan covers by others. Sadly there’s none from Ol’ Blue Eyes but there is plenty of choice, from Nico to Nickel Creek; Susanna and the Magical Orchestra to Martin Simpson; Joan Baez to Jeff Buckley. Dylan by others, all this week on The Blue of the Night...

     

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