The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme...

    Jan 25. Tonight, Eamonn links a little bit of Corsican chant; accordionist Frode Haltli; a solo jazz piano performance from 1973 that's been made available on the recent SteepleChase release "An Evening With Joe Albany"; a choir from Estonia, singing traditional fare; bluesman "T-Bone" Walker (pictured); award-winning vocalist Lauren Kinsella, guesting on a new CD by young trumpeter Laura Jurd; more from Ewan MacColl (see BLUE TUNES, below); movie music by Howard Shore; 2 x Bacharach/David; Robert Fripp with Theo Travis;  and harmonica-player Brendan Power. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 21 March 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Andy Irvine, a modern-day troubadour with a distinguished career in folk music and song-writing is our featured Blue artist all this week

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Ewan MacColl: January 19th - 25th

    Ewan MacColl – born Jimmy Miller in Salford – was a singer, songwriter, broadcaster, record producer, collector of folk music, political activist, newspaper editor, playwright and actor. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll listen to MacColl material interpreted by himself and others (including Christy Moore and the Unthanks).

    Click here to listen to a documentary on Ewan MacColl first broadcast on RTÉ in 1975.

    Tom Jobim Tribute: January 26th - February 1st

    The cellist/arranger Jacques Morelenbaum and his singer/wife, Paula, were a big part of the life of Antonio Carlos Jobim (pictured), shaping the music of his last recordings. They paid a fitting tribute to “Tom” by recording an album in his Rio de Janeiro home studio - suitably titled "Casa".  We mark Tom Jobim’s birthday this week by shining the spotlight on this moving tribute with Ryucihi Sakamoto on piano and Jobim’s son Paulo on guitar.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Elegy
      Performer(s): John Williams
      Performer(s): John Williams
      Duration: 6:37
    • 22:10
      Title: Ely's Shuffle
      Performer(s): Martin, Neil/Mcguire,Seamus
      Performer(s): Martin, Neil/Mcguire,Seamus
      Duration: 4:55
    • 22:15
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Andy Irvine
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:19
      Title: Lady Of The Aurian Wood
      Performer(s): Garrick, Michael
      Performer(s): Garrick, Michael
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:28
      Title: Concerto For Cello And Strings - Ii: Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:36
      Title: Mass - V: Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: God Knows I'M Good
      Performer(s): Bowie, David
      Performer(s): Bowie, David
      Duration: 3:34
    • 22:44
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 4:47
    • 22:48
      Title: Luz De Luna
      Performer(s): Carrillo, A
      Performer(s): Carrillo, A
      Duration: 3:46
    • 22:53
      Title: Gypsy Queen
      Performer(s): Szabo
      Performer(s): Szabo
      Duration: 5:26
    • 22:58
      Title: Tale
      Performer(s): Szabo, Daniel
      Performer(s): Szabo, Daniel
      Duration: 5:42
    • 23:05
      Title: Mahler Symphony No 7 - Movement Iv - Nachtmusik: Andante Amoroso
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 12:06
    • 23:17
      Title: Little Green
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Joni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: My Little Brown Book
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 5:33
    • 23:29
      Title: Petite Fleur
      Performer(s): Bechet, Sidney
      Performer(s): Bechet, Sidney
      Duration: 2:34
    • 23:32
      Title: Words
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Duration: 4:39
    • 23:36
      Title: Imagining
      Performer(s): Vloeimans, Eric
      Performer(s): Vloeimans, Eric
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:40
      Title: Calming The Sea
      Performer(s): Adams / Dale / Reynolds
      Performer(s): Adams / Dale / Reynolds
      Duration: 6:59
    • 23:51
      Title: Four American Choruses: Beautiful Valley Of Eden
      Performer(s): Anderson, Julian
      Performer(s): Anderson, Julian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:01
      Title: Come Together
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 10:23
    • 00:11
      Title: As I Roved Out
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Planxty
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Planxty
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:16
      Title: Totes Awky Momo
      Performer(s): Oko
      Performer(s): Oko
      Album: I Love You Computer Mountain
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:19
      Title: My Old Friend The Blues
      Composer: Steve Earle
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Performer(s): Earle, Steve
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:23
      Title: Swan
      Performer(s): Hawes, Patrick
      Performer(s): Hawes, Patrick
      Duration: 4:09
    • 00:27
      Title: Fantasia (33)
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:29
      Title: Quartet For Clarient, Violin, Cello And Piano (3rd Movement) Slo
      Performer(s): Schickele, Peter
      Performer(s): Schickele, Peter
      Duration: 5:06
    • 00:35
      Title: Nao Venhas Tarde
      Performer(s): Nazare/Nobre
      Performer(s): Nazare/Nobre
      Duration: 3:49
    • 00:39
      Title: Holy Mary
      Performer(s): Sosa, Omar
      Performer(s): Sosa, Omar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:42
      Title: Is This It?
      Performer(s): Walsh, Kate
      Performer(s): Walsh, Kate
      Duration: 4:11
    • 00:47
      Title: Where Flamingos Fly
      Performer(s): Courlander / Thea / Brooks
      Performer(s): Courlander / Thea / Brooks
      Duration: 5:27
    • 00:52
      Title: I Can't Get Started
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 3:56
    • 00:56
      Title: Music Of A Desire
      Performer(s): Darling, David
      Performer(s): Darling, David
      Duration: 3:03

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