The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Dec 21. Tonight, we'll listen to a rare vocal turn by Zoot Sims; Beethoven for violin and cello; Galway's Bahh Band; Mark O'Connor's "Appalachia Waltz"; Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" re-invented by Duke Ellington; a text Theo Dorgan (pictured) wrote for a choral work by Howard Goodall; clarinettist (and more besides) Sean MacErlaine from "A Slender Song"; a selection from Jon Sanders' "Zoukelele" CD; organist Letizia Romiti performs a work by Bach; Nic Jones material, tackled by Belinda O'Hooley and Heidi Tidow; another selection from the latest Hilliard Ensemble CD (see BLUE TUNES, below); and "Greensleeves" played by California Guitar Trio. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 9 March 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    This week, we feature recordings by John Scofield and Vince Mendoza, in advance of the Irish premiere of Scofield and Mendoza's Grammy-winning album 54 in Dublin on March 12th.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Hilliard Ensemble: December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including the latest recording "Transeamus".  It hang ups its music stands at year’s end after four remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of the Hilliards' masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation.

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland directed by Paul Hillier; and Heresy Record's The Wexford Carols - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary is joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:03
      Title: What I'D Say
      Performer(s): Charles, Ray
      Performer(s): Charles, Ray
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:10
      Title: Holberg Suite - Sarabande - Andante
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:09
    • 22:14
      Title: Lyric Piece Op.71 No.1
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:51
    • 22:19
      Title: I'Ll Fly Away
      Performer(s): Albert E Brumley
      Performer(s): Albert E Brumley
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:23
      Title: Spring Of '65
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:45
    • 22:26
      Title: Twin Sisters
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 1:12
    • 22:28
      Title: Dream Dancing
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 7:37
    • 22:35
      Title: Mutations - Iv: Chain
      Performer(s): Iyer, Vijay
      Performer(s): Iyer, Vijay
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:42
      Title: O Dawn, When You Rise
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:46
      Title: Una Pastora
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:50
      Title: O Virgin Mary
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:55
      Title: Angel In The Snow
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Duration: 2:53
    • 22:57
      Title: Moanin' At Midnight
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Duration: 2:47
    • 23:00
      Title: Peggy Sue Got Married
      Performer(s): Holly, Charles Hardin
      Performer(s): Holly, Charles Hardin
      Duration: 2:07
    • 23:03
      Title: Ao Mar
      Performer(s): Mendoza / Souza
      Performer(s): Mendoza / Souza
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:11
      Title: Addio
      Performer(s): Mendoza, Vince
      Performer(s): Mendoza, Vince
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:15
      Title: Ritual
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: Lachrymae Antiquae
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:11
    • 23:35
      Title: Time Stands Still
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 4:58
    • 23:39
      Title: Lachrimae Tristes
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:46
      Title: Totes Awky Momo
      Performer(s): Oko
      Performer(s): Oko
      Album: I Love You Computer Mountain
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:49
      Title: Black Is The Colour
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:41
    • 23:52
      Title: Once Upon A Distant Shore
      Performer(s): Parker, C.S.L.
      Performer(s): Parker, C.S.L.
      Duration: 6:23
    • 00:00
      Title: Milonga
      Performer(s): Cardoso, Jorge
      Performer(s): Cardoso, Jorge
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:11
      Title: Sehnsucht (Longing)
      Performer(s): Beckmann, Richard
      Performer(s): Beckmann, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:15
      Title: Serenity
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Performer(s): Ibrahim, Abdullah
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:19
      Title: Solid Air
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 6:01
    • 00:25
      Title: Interlude
      Performer(s): Emerson, Keith
      Performer(s): Emerson, Keith
      Duration: 1:51
    • 00:27
      Title: Give Me Strength
      Performer(s): Eric Clapton
      Performer(s): Eric Clapton
      Album: 461 Ocean Boulevard (Remastered)
      Duration: 3:05
    • 00:30
      Title: Agnus Dei (Adagio For Strings)
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 11:13
    • 00:42
      Title: Home
      Performer(s): Vallon, Colin
      Performer(s): Vallon, Colin
      Duration: 4:23
    • 00:46
      Title: Goodbye
      Performer(s): Vallon, Colin
      Performer(s): Vallon, Colin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:52
      Title: Symphony No.1 - Tema Con Variazioni E Fuga: Var. I
      Performer(s): Hashimoto, Qunihico
      Performer(s): Hashimoto, Qunihico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:52
      Title: Symphony No.1 - Tema Con Variazioni E Fuga: Var. V
      Performer(s): Hashimoto, Qunihico
      Performer(s): Hashimoto, Qunihico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: Three Piano Pieces - Nocturne
      Performer(s): Hashimoto, Kunihiko
      Performer(s): Hashimoto, Kunihiko
      Duration: 3:57

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