The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Apr 20. On Easter Sunday, Eamonn presents old chestnuts and a number of new recordings, including a Chopin nocturne by Stephen Hough (pictured); Hagai Shaham and Arnon Erez performing slow movements from violin sonatas by Pizzetti and Castelnuovo-Tedesco; a selection from Patrick Hawes' "Angel"; the voice of Sue Rynhart, from a duet recording with bassist Dan Bodwell; another duet with a difference (piano plus guitar) by Gary Husband and Alex Machachek; music for strings by Joonas Kokkonen; Irish guitarist Pat Coldrick; young Irish jazz singer Emilie Conway; and the last of the week's samples from the recently-issued "Fixin' To Die" (see BLUE TUNES, below). Join Eamonn at 10pm...
     

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 14 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Tasteful music and song tinged with romance as St. Valentine's Day draws to a close.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    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

    • 09:34 p.m.
      Title: Romance (Delius)
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 0:05:56
    • 09:40 p.m.
      Title: Love And Affection
      Performer(s): Armatrading, Joan
      Performer(s): Armatrading, Joan
      Duration: 0:04:36
    • 09:44 p.m.
      Title: So In Love
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 0:04:50
    • 09:49 p.m.
      Title: To Love And Be Loved
      Performer(s): Van Heusen, Jimmy/Cahn, Sammy
      Performer(s): Van Heusen, Jimmy/Cahn, Sammy
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 09:54 p.m.
      Title: All Of You
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 0:04:27
    • 09:59 p.m.
      Title: My Funny Valentine
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Duration: 0:05:51
    • 10:06 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In C Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 0:12:46
    • 10:19 p.m.
      Title: The Look Of Love
      Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt/David, Hal
      Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt/David, Hal
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 10:23 p.m.
      Title: Oh Love
      Duration: 0:06:19
    • 10:30 p.m.
      Title: Doctor Zhivago Somewhere My Love
      Performer(s): Jarre, Maurice
      Performer(s): Jarre, Maurice
      Duration: 0:03:54
    • 10:34 p.m.
      Title: Five Hebrew Love Songs (movement V) - Tenderness
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 0:02:35
    • 10:36 p.m.
      Title: Pastoral Suite - Romance
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Duration: 0:05:02
    • 10:45 p.m.
      Title: Lovesong
      Performer(s): Smith / Tolhurst / Gallup / Williams / Thompson / O'donnell
      Performer(s): Smith / Tolhurst / Gallup / Williams / Thompson / O'donnell
      Duration: 0:05:31
    • 10:50 p.m.
      Title: When I Fall In Love
      Performer(s): Heyman, Edward / Young, Victor
      Performer(s): Heyman, Edward / Young, Victor
      Duration: 0:03:26
    • 10:55 p.m.
      Title: Love & Peace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Performer(s): Parlan, Horace
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Romance
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 0:02:12
    • 11:06 p.m.
      Title: Sonata No.2 in E flat, (2nd Movement) Romance, Adagio non tanto
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Duration: 0:02:36
    • 11:13 p.m.
      Title: Hymn (To Her Love)
      Performer(s): Brennan, Ciáran
      Performer(s): Brennan, Ciáran
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:18 p.m.
      Title: Love
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 11:22 p.m.
      Title: Love's Been Good to Me
      Performer(s): Johnny Cash
      Performer(s): Johnny Cash
      Album: American V: A Hundred Highways
      Duration: 0:03:33
    • 11:25 p.m.
      Title: Play it Sam - Play As time goes by
      Performer(s): Hupfeld, Herman
      Performer(s): Hupfeld, Herman
      Duration: 0:05:13
    • 11:31 p.m.
      Title: Horn Concerto No.4 (2nd Movement) Romance
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:04:43
    • 11:36 p.m.
      Title: My Romance
      Performer(s): Rodgers -Hart
      Performer(s): Rodgers -Hart
      Duration: 0:03:28
    • 11:44 p.m.
      Title: Embraceable You
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 0:07:05
    • 11:51 p.m.
      Title: Ain't No cure For Love
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 0:04:48
    • 11:56 p.m.
      Title: There Is No Greater Love
      Performer(s): Jones / Symes
      Performer(s): Jones / Symes
      Duration: 0:02:21
    • 11:58 p.m.
      Title: Valentine's Day
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:01 a.m.
      Title: Romance For String Orchestra
      Performer(s): Finzi, Gerald
      Performer(s): Finzi, Gerald
      Duration: 0:07:30
    • 12:10 a.m.
      Title: The Touch Of Your Lips
      Performer(s): Noble, Ray
      Performer(s): Noble, Ray
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 12:13 a.m.
      Title: Lover Man
      Performer(s): Davis / Ramirez / Sherman
      Performer(s): Davis / Ramirez / Sherman
      Duration: 0:06:44
    • 12:19 a.m.
      Title: I See Your Face Before Me
      Performer(s): Dietz/Schwartz
      Performer(s): Dietz/Schwartz
      Duration: 0:05:15
    • 12:25 a.m.
      Title: Tell Me What Is True Love
      Performer(s): Jansch, Bert
      Performer(s): Jansch, Bert
      Duration: 0:02:14
    • 12:27 a.m.
      Title: Let's Fall In Love
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Koehler, Ted
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Koehler, Ted
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • 12:32 a.m.
      Title: Blue Valentines
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 0:06:09
    • 12:38 a.m.
      Title: Romance No.2 In F Major
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 0:07:52
    • 12:45 a.m.
      Title: Menuet in C minor, Op.24 No.1
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 0:03:13
    • 12:49 a.m.
      Title: Let'S Do It
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 0:08:59

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