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 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 -

    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

    • 22:02
      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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