The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 5. Tonight, Eamonn links a Romanian folk dance by Bartok; the late Gerry Rafferty; a new recording by Irish resident Felip Carbonell; solo piano music by Hans Otte (pictured); singer/songwriter Tori Amos; a big band arrangement of an Astor Piazzolla tune; the slow movement of a Beethoven piano concerto; Eddie Vedder, performing a John Lennon song; a little Junior Wells; orchestrated Debussy; Norma Winstone's re-invention of a melody you may know from a Pedro Almodovar movie; dolo Ketil Bjornstad; music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl; Norway's Beady Belle; Alexi Korner with Davy Graham; Britten for solo guitar; a selection from a tribute album to jazz artist Horace Parlan; and Iva Bittova puts her slant on Janacek and Moravian folk (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    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 -

    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...
     

    July 6th - 12th: Trio Mediaeval "Aquilonis"

    All this week, we’ll be listening to the latest Trio Mediaeval CD. “Aquilonis” comprises Icelandic chant, early Italian sacred songs, contemporary Swedish works, 15th-century English carols and Norwegian folk melodies; and it’s the first time the singers have accompanied themselves on instruments.

     

    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, Diatribe
      Duration: 2:51
    • 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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