The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    July 3. On tonight's BLUE, as the temperatures soar at Wimbledon, pianist Jimmy Rowles (pictured) puts in a rare vocal turn on "Jam Face"; we'll hear the slow movement of George Onslow's String Quartet in Eb Major; musician/composer/journalist Colin Harper; English drummer-cum-keyboard-player Gary Husband, from a duet recording with the guitarist Alex Machacek; 3 pieces linked to Karl Jenkins, including an orchestration he provided for Mike Oldfield's "Music Of The Spheres"; John Metcalfe, from "Gold, Green", recently issued by Real World Records; the voice of Iva Bittova (see BLUE TUNES, below); one from Wolfgang Haffner's Act "Signature Edition"; and part of a new recording of Alexander Glazunov's first piano concerto by the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 12 April 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Aaron Thibeaux Walker aka T-Bone was one of the most influential musicians to rise up from the fertile Texas blues scene; he's our Blue Tunes feature this week.

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    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...
     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:24
      Title: Air Travel -- Travel Pieces
      Performer(s): Damian Kelly (Guitar, Digital Delay)
      Performer(s): Damian Kelly (Guitar, Digital Delay)
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:28
      Title: Mount Harissa
      Performer(s): Duke Ellington (Piano)
      Performer(s): Duke Ellington (Piano)
      Duration: 7:55
    • 22:36
      Title: Arrived At Upside Down
      Composer: Elsenberg
      Performer(s): Sweet Billy Pilgrim
      Performer(s): Sweet Billy Pilgrim
      Album: Crown And Treaty, Luxor Purchase, LUXORCD002
      Duration: 6:09
    • 22:58
      Title: Si Tu Vois Ma Mere
      Performer(s): Sidney Bechet (Soprano Sax)
      Performer(s): Sidney Bechet (Soprano Sax)
      Duration: 3:30
    • 23:01
      Title: Ballad Du Paris (From Midnight In Paris)
      Performer(s): Francois Parisi
      Performer(s): Francois Parisi
      Duration: 3:29
    • 23:05
      Title: There's A World
      Performer(s): Neil Young
      Performer(s): Neil Young
      Album: Harvest (Remastered)
      Duration: 3:14
    • 23:09
      Title: Sisotowbell Lane
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Album: Joni Mitchell
      Duration: 4:20
    • 23:17
      Title: The Man I Love -- Song Book (18 Song Hits Arranged By The Compos
      Performer(s): Frank Braley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Frank Braley (Piano)
      Duration: 2:40
    • 23:20
      Title: Lisa's Theme From Rear Window
      Duration: 4:00
    • 23:24
      Title: I Can't Get Started --
      Performer(s): Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (Trumpets)
      Performer(s): Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (Trumpets)
      Duration: 11:14
    • 23:36
      Title: White Night
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:39
      Title: Evening Star
      Performer(s): Robert Fripp And Brian Eno
      Performer(s): Robert Fripp And Brian Eno
      Duration: 7:44
    • 23:53
      Title: The Bridge
      Performer(s): Jane Siberry (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Jane Siberry (Vocal)
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:00
      Title: Silent Woods
      Performer(s): Jamie Walton (Cello)
      Performer(s): Jamie Walton (Cello)
      Duration: 6:08
    • 00:12
      Title: Will You Love Me Tomorrow
      Performer(s): Carole King (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Carole King (Vocals)
      Duration: 4:27
    • 00:16
      Title: One Day I'Ll Fly Away
      Performer(s): Keith Jarrett (Piano)
      Performer(s): Keith Jarrett (Piano)
      Duration: 4:33
    • 00:20
      Title: Grapefruit Moon
      Composer: Waits
      Performer(s): Freddie White & Trish Hickey
      Performer(s): Freddie White & Trish Hickey
      Album: Here With You, Littledon Records, LDCD120
      Duration: 3:33
    • 00:25
      Title: Waltz-Duo
      Performer(s): Ovidiu Marinescu (Cello)
      Performer(s): Ovidiu Marinescu (Cello)
      Duration: 1:44
    • 00:26
      Title: Pieces In D Minor - I: Prelude
      Performer(s): José Miguel Moreno (Baroque Lute)
      Performer(s): José Miguel Moreno (Baroque Lute)
      Duration: 3:05
    • 00:29
      Title: Wake
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Duration: 2:10
    • 00:32
      Title: No Words
      Performer(s): Susanne Menzel (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Susanne Menzel (Vocal)
      Duration: 8:29
    • 00:52
      Title: At The End Of The Day
      Performer(s): Heidi Talbot (Vocal/Ukulele)
      Performer(s): Heidi Talbot (Vocal/Ukulele)
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:56
      Title: Chelsea Hotel
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen
      Performer(s): Leonard Cohen
      Album: Songs from the Road
      Duration: 3:21

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