The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    July 31. We close the month with a live recording by Dinu Lipatti, a godson of George Enescu; Slide Hampton, one of 4 'bone players you'll hear on the MPS re-issue of "Trombone Workshop";  2 x Robin Williamson (including a selection from his latest solo project for ECM); two tunes named "Searchlight" (performed by Jon Hopkins and Jaki Byard respectively); a couple more nocturnes (see BLUE TUNES, below); new jazz from sax-player Gregory Tardy; Soft Machine (pictured), live in Switzerland; part of a string quartet by George Onslow; 2 x Beth Orton (including a guest performance with Bert Jansch); the music of Billy Joel interpreted by Tommy Emmanuel; and Satie, performed by Welsh harpist Caitrin Finch. Join Eamonn from 10pm...

    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 -

    July 27th - August 3rd: Nocturnes

    They are described as a single-movement character piece usually written for solo piano. First created by Irishman John Field (pictured) – forever associated with Frederic Chopin - but the list of nocturne composers is extensive. We’ll draw from that list all week – the dictionary defines them as “inspired by, or evocative of, the night”. Nocturnes - the perfect fit for The Blue Of The Night.

     

    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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