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    Apr 19. This Easter Saturday, we hear more seasonal fare by Carlos Gesualdo; a short "Amazing Grace" by the late Rory Gallagher; Hammond organ man Larry Goldings, from a late 2013 session recorded in Germany with guitarist Peter Bernstein and drummer Bill Stewart; Amandine Savary (pictured, above), from a new CD of Bach toccatas; Brittany Haas and Dan Trueman play music created by themselves; a selection from "Chicago Fire", the latest album by saxophone-player (and marathon runner) Eric Alexander; a Mozart adagio; and another selection from Jackson C. Frank's "Fixin' To Die" (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10:45pm start-time expected...
     

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 16 February 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, Julian Bream, John Feeley and other guitarists perform the music of Spanish composer/guitarist Fernando Sor, nightly from 10pm.

    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

    • 10:00 p.m.
      Title: Prelude
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 10:09 p.m.
      Title: Pavane, op. 50
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 0:06:09
    • 10:21 p.m.
      Title: American Songs - Speak Low
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 10:25 p.m.
      Title: Youkali Tango
      Performer(s): Fernay / Weill
      Performer(s): Fernay / Weill
      Duration: 0:06:53
    • 10:33 p.m.
      Title: Sister Rosetta Goes Before Us
      Performer(s): Sam Philips
      Performer(s): Sam Philips
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 10:37 p.m.
      Title: Hobo's Lullaby
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Duration: 0:03:24
    • 10:40 p.m.
      Title: My Youth
      Performer(s): Wold, Steve
      Performer(s): Wold, Steve
      Duration: 0:02:40
    • 10:43 p.m.
      Title: Something Cool
      Performer(s): Barnes
      Performer(s): Barnes
      Duration: 0:04:33
    • 10:47 p.m.
      Title: In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
      Performer(s): Hilliard/Mann
      Performer(s): Hilliard/Mann
      Duration: 0:02:11
    • 10:49 p.m.
      Title: Our Love Is Easy
      Performer(s): Gardot / Harris
      Performer(s): Gardot / Harris
      Duration: 0:05:44
    • 10:55 p.m.
      Title: Rhayader Alone
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Duration: 0:02:05
    • 10:57 p.m.
      Title: Sanctuary
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Duration: 0:01:20
    • 10:58 p.m.
      Title: Fritha Alone
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Performer(s): Peter Bardens/ Andrew Latimer
      Duration: 0:01:45
    • 11:10 p.m.
      Title: A Tune For Frankie/ An Phis Fluich
      Performer(s): Ni Mahaonaigh/ Trad
      Performer(s): Ni Mahaonaigh/ Trad
      Duration: 0:05:29
    • 11:16 p.m.
      Title: The Yellow Princess
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Duration: 0:05:06
    • 11:21 p.m.
      Title: Gatekeeper
      Performer(s): Feist/Gonzales
      Performer(s): Feist/Gonzales
      Duration: 0:02:32
    • 11:24 p.m.
      Title: Dream Time
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:29 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto (1st movement)
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Duration: 0:09:27
    • 11:39 p.m.
      Title: The Two Lonely People
      Performer(s): Evans/Hall
      Performer(s): Evans/Hall
      Duration: 0:04:43
    • 11:43 p.m.
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Performer(s): Evans, Bill
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:50 p.m.
      Title: The Night Of Killing
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 11:53 p.m.
      Title: The Love of Beirut
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 0:07:59
    • 12:02 a.m.
      Title: Depois Que O Ile Passer
      Performer(s): Pitta
      Performer(s): Pitta
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 12:06 a.m.
      Title: When I Dream Of You
      Performer(s): Hines/Carpenter
      Performer(s): Hines/Carpenter
      Duration: 0:03:48
    • 12:11 a.m.
      Title: And He Will Not Come Again
      Performer(s): Shakespeare
      Performer(s): Shakespeare
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:12 a.m.
      Title: Lachrimae Tristes
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:17 a.m.
      Title: Down By The Sally Gardens
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 12:21 a.m.
      Title: Chant From A Holy Book
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Performer(s): Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch
      Duration: 0:05:27
    • 12:26 a.m.
      Title: Mother's Lament
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Performer(s): Hamasyan, Tigran
      Duration: 0:06:46
    • 12:32 a.m.
      Title: Akh Im Champen
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:04:03
    • 12:37 a.m.
      Title: Small Metal Gods
      Performer(s): Dafeldecker / Fennesz / Moser / Stangl / Sylvian
      Performer(s): Dafeldecker / Fennesz / Moser / Stangl / Sylvian
      Duration: 0:06:03
    • 12:43 a.m.
      Title: Do It Again
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 0:05:00
    • 12:48 a.m.
      Title: When Lights Are Low
      Performer(s): Carter, Benny
      Performer(s): Carter, Benny
      Duration: 0:11:12

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