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    Aug 17. This Sunday on BLUE, we'll listen to Anglo-Irish ensemble Carducci Quartet perform a work by living composer Adrian Williams; some Bennie Maupin (providing Eamonn can find a particular CD he knows he has at home somewhere); Irish guitarist Michael O'Toole; Dave Brubeck (pictured) at Oberlin College; singer/songwriters Ane Brun, Elvis Costello, Lucinda Williams and Tom Waits; a “Finnish Prayer” by Taneli Kuusisto; and the last of the week's Bill Evans recordings (see BLUE TUNES, below), including a version of "Danny Boy". 10pm start...

    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 -

    Bill Evans: August 11th - 17th

    Were he still with us, Bill Evans would have turned 85 on the 16th of August. A lyrical player who never paraded his technique, Evans first appeared on the radar after working with Charles Mingus and Miles Davis (that's Bill playing piano on most of the "Kind Of Blue" sessions). This week Eamonn features solo, duo and - especially - trio recordings made under the pianist's own name. We'll even hear Evans recorded with symphony orchestra and playing along to himself...

     

    Debussy: Aug 18th - 24th

    Claude Debussy’s vast output has given us masterpieces in a variety of categories such as orchestral, piano, ballet and chamber music. This week, to honour his birthdate, we shine the spotlight on the French-born composer's vocal works with settings of texts by Verlaine, Mallarmé and Baudelaire.

    The Songs of Debussy – a Blue of the Night recommendation, nightly at 10...

    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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