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    July 3. On tonight's BLUE, as the temperatures soar at Wimbledon, pianist Jimmy Rowles (pictured) puts in a rare vocal turn on "Jam Face"; we'll hear the slow movement of George Onslow's String Quartet in Eb Major; musician/composer/journalist Colin Harper; English drummer-cum-keyboard-player Gary Husband, from a duet recording with the guitarist Alex Machacek; 3 pieces linked to Karl Jenkins, including an orchestration he provided for Mike Oldfield's "Music Of The Spheres"; John Metcalfe, from "Gold, Green", recently issued by Real World Records; the voice of Iva Bittova (see BLUE TUNES, below); one from Wolfgang Haffner's Act "Signature Edition"; and part of a new recording of Alexander Glazunov's first piano concerto by the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 15 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 -

    June 29th - July 5th: Iva Bittova sings Janácek

    Czech composer Leoš Janácek was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music. This week we honour his birthdate by featuring an album in which Czech singer Iva Bittova and the Skampa Quartet present a personal interpretation of Janácek’s collection of Moravian Folk Poetry in Songs. Masterful accompaniment to Bittova’s stunning vocals every night this week...
     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:06
      Title: Armando's Rhumba
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Performer(s): Corea, Chick
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:12
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat Major Op. 19 - Movement Ii - Adag
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 9:23
    • 22:22
      Title: Hello Little Girl
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Performer(s): Not Stated
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:26
      Title: Soldier In The Rain
      Performer(s): Mancini/Bergman
      Performer(s): Mancini/Bergman
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:31
      Title: La Marseillaise
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Performer(s): Public Domain
      Duration: 3:30
    • 22:34
      Title: Str Qrt In C (Emperor) (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 8:06
    • 22:42
      Title: To Anacreon In Heaven
      Performer(s): Smith, John Stafford
      Performer(s): Smith, John Stafford
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: Oh So Beautiful
      Performer(s): Jurd, Laura
      Performer(s): Jurd, Laura
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:51
      Title: Hands
      Performer(s): J.A. Carmona / J.M. Carmona
      Performer(s): J.A. Carmona / J.M. Carmona
      Duration: 6:13
    • 22:59
      Title: O For A Closer Walk With God
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:02
      Title: Melody
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 4:24
    • 23:06
      Title: My Love's An Arbutus
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Duration: 2:10
    • 23:09
      Title: Moving Mountains
      Performer(s): Wesseltoft / Sriram / Nehme / Saleh / Kheir
      Performer(s): Wesseltoft / Sriram / Nehme / Saleh / Kheir
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:17
      Title: If You Could Read My Mind
      Performer(s): Lightfoot, Gordon
      Performer(s): Lightfoot, Gordon
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:21
      Title: Mrs Darcy
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:27
      Title: Nocturne In C Sharp Minor Op19/4
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:32
      Title: Du Bist Die Ruh (You Are Peace)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:15
    • 23:37
      Title: Out Of This World
      Performer(s): Arlen / Mercer
      Performer(s): Arlen / Mercer
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:43
      Title: What's New?
      Performer(s): Burke / Haggart
      Performer(s): Burke / Haggart
      Duration: 3:42
    • 23:47
      Title: Baby Broke My Heart
      Performer(s): Baxter, L.
      Performer(s): Baxter, L.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:50
      Title: Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:55
      Title: Western Bell
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Performer(s): Phelps, Kelly Joe
      Duration: 3:23
    • 00:00
      Title: Wind Quintet In C Major Op. 91 No. 1 - Movement Iii - Minuetto
      Performer(s): Reicha, Antoine
      Performer(s): Reicha, Antoine
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:07
      Title: Farewell To Music
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough
      Duration: 5:14
    • 00:13
      Title: The Stolen Child
      Performer(s): Yeats / Fowler
      Performer(s): Yeats / Fowler
      Duration: 2:42
    • 00:15
      Title: O Do Not Love Too Long
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tirill
      Duration: 4:56
    • 00:20
      Title: The Wild Swans At Coole
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Yeats / Tobin
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:27
      Title: Sederunt Principes
      Performer(s): Perotin
      Performer(s): Perotin
      Duration: 12:09
    • 00:40
      Title: Ogne Pena Cciu Spietata
      Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:46
      Title: One For My Baby
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Mercer, Johhny
      Duration: 5:57
    • 00:51
      Title: Lonely Woman
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Performer(s): Silver, Horace
      Duration: 7:01

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