The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    May 24. Trio Mediaeval's latest recording is a collection of polyphony from Iceland to Italy; it's named "Aquilonis", in honour of the North Wind. Hear a selection from the CD on tonight's BLUE. We'll also listen to 3 samples of contemporary jazz from Estonia; the father and son pairing of Tom and Ben Paley; Argentinian guitarist Pablo Márquez; young jazz pianist Gwilym Simcock (who'll be teaching and performing in Sligo this summer); more from the pen of Bob Dylan (see BLUE TUNES, below); solo piano music by Arnold Schoenberg (pictured); and American sax-player Harry Allen, recorded in the company of the Jan Lundgren Quartet. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 22 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 -

     

    Brian Eno: May 18th - 24th

    Bob Dylan celebrates his 74th birthday this week. His most recent release was an album of covers from the Sinatra discography. As a birthday tribute, we shine the spotlight on Dylan covers by others. Sadly there’s none from Ol’ Blue Eyes but there is plenty of choice, from Nico to Nickel Creek; Susanna and the Magical Orchestra to Martin Simpson; Joan Baez to Jeff Buckley. Dylan by others, all this week on The Blue of the Night...

    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Slow Down
      Performer(s): Jordan, Louis
      Performer(s): Jordan, Louis
      Duration: 2:54
    • 22:03
      Title: Patrick Street / The Carraroe Jig
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:07
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:12
      Title: Sextet For Clarinet, Piano & String Quartet (2nd Movement) Lento
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:54
    • 22:17
      Title: 1. Sinfonia - Iii: Adagio Religioso
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:25
      Title: Veinte Anos
      Performer(s): Morva, T.
      Performer(s): Morva, T.
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:31
      Title: The Summer Wind
      Performer(s): Mercer/Mayer/Bradtke
      Performer(s): Mercer/Mayer/Bradtke
      Duration: 4:10
    • 22:35
      Title: Walk On By
      Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt/David, Hal
      Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt/David, Hal
      Duration: 3:37
    • 22:38
      Title: Dark Was The Night
      Performer(s): Johnson, Blind Willie
      Performer(s): Johnson, Blind Willie
      Duration: 4:06
    • 22:42
      Title: Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:48
      Title: Sarabande From Partita No. 2 In D Minor (Bwv 1004)
      Performer(s): Bach Arr Schlepper-Connolly
      Performer(s): Bach Arr Schlepper-Connolly
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:53
      Title: Willie Of Winsbury (Child 100)
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Performer(s): Trad Adapted Sir Francis James Child
      Duration: 6:06
    • 23:00
      Title: The World I Know
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Performer(s): Miyake, Jun
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:10
      Title: Trotto
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:14
      Title: Liebeslied (Love Song)
      Performer(s): Wagner-Régeny, Rudolf
      Performer(s): Wagner-Régeny, Rudolf
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:17
      Title: Only The Lonely
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Van Heusen, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Van Heusen, Jimmy
      Duration: 4:24
    • 23:22
      Title: Forest Piece
      Performer(s): Collins, Sarah
      Performer(s): Collins, Sarah
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:33
      Title: As I Walked Out One Evening
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 4:32
    • 23:37
      Title: Music For Miriam
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Performer(s): Lord, Jon
      Duration: 5:04
    • 23:42
      Title: Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Performer(s): Mingus, Charles
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:47
      Title: Josemi
      Performer(s): Carmona, Josemi
      Performer(s): Carmona, Josemi
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:48
      Title: Halloween Is Black As Night
      Performer(s): Frank, Jackson
      Performer(s): Frank, Jackson
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:51
      Title: From Me To You
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:53
      Title: Yesterday
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 2:54
    • 23:56
      Title: Here There And Everywhere
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 2:49
    • 23:59
      Title: Eleanor Rigby
      Performer(s): Lennon & Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon & Mccartney
      Album: The Very Best of Ray Charles. 23 Hits
      Duration: 4:37
    • 00:03
      Title: Tres Pieces Latino Amercaines - Ii. Triste Argentino
      Performer(s): Gustavino / Brouwer
      Performer(s): Gustavino / Brouwer
      Duration: 1:52
    • 00:05
      Title: Blue Valentines
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Duration: 6:05
    • 00:12
      Title: The Henrysons
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Muthspiel, Wolfgang
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:19
      Title: Tonight
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:39
    • 00:25
      Title: Send In The Clowns
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 5:16
    • 00:29
      Title: Etude No.9
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:34
      Title: Feria Quinta: In I. Nocturno - In Monte Oliveti
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Performer(s): Gesualdo, Carlo
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Sonata No.1 In G Minor (1st Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: Don't Go To Strangers
      Performer(s): Kent / Mann / Evans
      Performer(s): Kent / Mann / Evans
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:49
      Title: Asleep In The Forest
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Performer(s): Parks, Aaron
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: Another World
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Performer(s): Hegarty, Antony
      Duration: 4:14

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