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    July 25. On Friday's BLUE, jazz trumpeter Sean Jones performs a Stephen Sondheim melody; we hear recently made available releases of chamber music by Claude Debussy, Gabriel Dupont and George Onslow (the so-called "French Beethoven"); Maria Joao Pires and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, from a new recording of 2 Beethoven piano concertos; the late Charlie Haden with Hank Jones; guitarist John Williams (pictured) performs a tune by Beatle Paul; we've more Talich Quartet (see BLUE TUNES, below); and a selection from a 2014 solo piano CD by Elan Mehler.

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

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    The compositions of Dublin-born conductor, educator and composer Charles Villiers Stanford are featured all this week on the Blue of the Night.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Talich Quartet: July 21st - 27th

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939 .His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue.

    Picture by David Goldman

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:01
      Title: My Baby Upsets Me
      Performer(s): Williams, Joe
      Performer(s): Williams, Joe
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:05
      Title: Dolmen Dance
      Performer(s): Lee, Eddie
      Performer(s): Lee, Eddie
      Duration: 4:29
    • 22:09
      Title: La Sansonette
      Performer(s): Gorges, Dominique
      Performer(s): Gorges, Dominique
      Duration: 4:13
    • 22:13
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major - Ii. Lento
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:20
      Title: Suite No.1 - Iii: Nocturne
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:28
      Title: Turtle Dove
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood Wilson Carthy
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood Wilson Carthy
      Duration: 7:01
    • 22:35
      Title: Zemi Me Zemi
      Performer(s): Traditional Serbia
      Performer(s): Traditional Serbia
      Duration: 5:34
    • 22:40
      Title: Lake
      Performer(s): Stanford/Hawes
      Performer(s): Stanford/Hawes
      Duration: 4:16
    • 22:44
      Title: Vln Son No.1 In D (2nd Movement) Allegretto Moderato
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:50
      Title: Ism
      Performer(s): Galvin, Elliot
      Performer(s): Galvin, Elliot
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:53
      Title: Heavy Weather
      Performer(s): York, Andrew
      Performer(s): York, Andrew
      Duration: 8:08
    • 23:03
      Title: Tarkovsky (The Second Stop Is Jupiter)
      Performer(s): Smith / Kaye
      Performer(s): Smith / Kaye
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:07
      Title: Last Leaves Of Autumn
      Performer(s): Orton, Beth
      Performer(s): Orton, Beth
      Duration: 4:15
    • 23:12
      Title: Chimney Sweeping Man
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Performer(s): Veirs, Laura
      Duration: 3:28
    • 23:15
      Title: Crazy Dog
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Duration: 3:18
    • 23:19
      Title: Body Heat
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Duration: 6:05
    • 23:26
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano In D Minor (1st Movement) Prologue
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:31
      Title: The Girl
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:35
      Title: Repulji Madar, Repuj / Fly Bird, Fly
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:53
    • 23:38
      Title: New Homeland
      Performer(s): Macleod, Kate
      Performer(s): Macleod, Kate
      Duration: 5:57
    • 23:45
      Title: Dolphin Dance
      Performer(s): Hancock, Herbie
      Performer(s): Hancock, Herbie
      Duration: 9:55
    • 23:55
      Title: The West Coast Of Clare
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Performer(s): Irvine, Andy
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:02
      Title: Moonlight Sonata
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:52
    • 00:06
      Title: Piano Concerto No.3 In C Minor (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 9:06
    • 00:22
      Title: Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:28
      Title: Guinnevere
      Performer(s): Crosby, David
      Performer(s): Crosby, David
      Duration: 4:57
    • 00:33
      Title: Do For The Others
      Performer(s): Stills, Stephen
      Performer(s): Stills, Stephen
      Duration: 3:07
    • 00:36
      Title: Tabula Rasa - Silentium
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 14:56
    • 00:51
      Title: Audrey
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave/Desmond, Paul
      Performer(s): Brubeck, Dave/Desmond, Paul
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:54
      Title: Equipoise
      Performer(s): Cowell, Stanley
      Performer(s): Cowell, Stanley
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:57
      Title: Presentiments (Of What Must Come To Pass)
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 1:30

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