The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    March 1.  As the month of March comes in like a lion, we wind down with a Bach variation; Iiro Rantala's "Tears For Esbjorn"; movie music by a former Estonian Minister of Culture; new releases by oud-player Anouar Brahem and the late Kenny Wheeler (pictured); Scott Joplin's "The Entertainer" performed on guitar, as well as original music by Leo Brouwer (see BLUE TUNES, below); Billy Strayhorn's "Blood Count" played on solo piano; 3 x Henry Purcell; 2 x Johnny Mandel; Argerich + Abbado + Beethoven; and a little Don McLean. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 23 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 -

    Leo Brouwer: February 23rd - March 1st

    Guitarist Leo Brouwer has dedicated himself to the musical culture of his native Cuba all his life, pursuing the role of composer, educator and guitarist as well as activist in the Cuban Communist Party.  Celebrating his 75th birthday this week, on Blue we sample Brouwer’s extensive catalogue with his well known guitar compositions and arrangements along with his lesser known chamber works.

    Wolfgang Muthspiel: March 2nd - 8th

    Wolfgang Muthspiel is the son of a choirmaster. He has studied at the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berklee College of Music. In the week the Austrian guitarist/composer celebrates his 50th birthday, we air nightly selections by an artist who works in both the classical and jazz arenas.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:02
      Title: The End Of A Love Affair
      Performer(s): Redding, Edward
      Performer(s): Redding, Edward
      Duration: 3:37
    • 22:06
      Title: Viii
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Performer(s): Jarrett, Keith
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:10
      Title: Dawn Music
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Performer(s): Cockburn, Bruce
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:15
      Title: Sonata 'Arpeggione', D.821 (3) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 8:08
    • 22:24
      Title: The Dolphin
      Performer(s): Eca, Luiz
      Performer(s): Eca, Luiz
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:28
      Title: White Oak Mountain
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:30
    • 22:32
      Title: Prelude, Fugue And Variation In B Minor
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 9:45
    • 22:42
      Title: Something Good
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: November 99
      Performer(s): Katché, Manu
      Performer(s): Katché, Manu
      Duration: 6:17
    • 22:52
      Title: John Barlow
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Horner
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Horner
      Duration: 6:16
    • 22:58
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Irvine/Kate Burke
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Irvine/Kate Burke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:04
      Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - Viii: Hostias
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 4:02
    • 23:07
      Title: Cantantibus Organis
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Duration: 6:14
    • 23:14
      Title: Just One Of Those Things
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 7:29
    • 23:21
      Title: Baby, Don't Tell On Me
      Performer(s): Basie/Rushing/Young
      Performer(s): Basie/Rushing/Young
      Duration: 3:13
    • 23:25
      Title: Nightporter
      Performer(s): Sylvian, David
      Performer(s): Sylvian, David
      Duration: 7:12
    • 23:40
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:51
      Title: Piano Sonata No.2 In G Minor - Ii: Andantino, Getragen
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:57
      Title: Fljótavík
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Performer(s): Sigur Rós
      Album: Med sud i eyrum vid spilum endalaust
      Duration: 4:02
    • 00:01
      Title: Sweet Lorraine
      Performer(s): Parish / Burwell
      Performer(s): Parish / Burwell
      Duration: 3:08
    • 00:05
      Title: Saturday Sun
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:20
    • 00:09
      Title: Which Will
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:13
      Title: Voice From The Mountain
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Performer(s): Drake, Nick
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:17
      Title: Romance Del Diablo
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 7:48
    • 00:25
      Title: Salome's Lament
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Performer(s): Doyle, Roger
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:29
      Title: Finisterre
      Performer(s): Telfer, Ian
      Performer(s): Telfer, Ian
      Duration: 6:37
    • 00:35
      Title: Cello Suite No.6 In D Major - Ii: Allemande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 8:01
    • 00:43
      Title: Hidden
      Performer(s): Sung, Helen
      Performer(s): Sung, Helen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:49
      Title: On The Way To Exile
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Performer(s): Karaindrou, Eleni
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:54
      Title: Illuminados
      Performer(s): Lins / Martins
      Performer(s): Lins / Martins
      Duration: 4:49

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