The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Friday's programme…

    August 28. Tonight, we shall listen to a sample from the new CD by accordionist/composer Martin Tourish; a live recording of Witold Lutoslawski's concerto for piano and orchestra by the Berlin Philharmonic; another sneak preview of "For One To Love" by Cécile McLorin Salvant, on the day the singer turns 26; we'll hear the Savalls - Jordi, his wife Montserrat Figueras and their daughter Arianna; more from the pen of Tarik O'Regan (see BLUE TUNES, below);an "always hopeful" Shrikant Sriram; Sandy Denny (pictured), on the quiet joys of brotherhood; a funeral march and elegy - part of the third movement from Benjamin Godard's  first piano concerto; Sligo's No Crows performs Eddie Lee's "Dolmen Dance"; Mulligan and Getz play a ballad by Gerry; and there will also be a Shostakovich chamber symphony aired. 10pm...

    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.

      Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 24th - 30th: Acallam na Senórach

    Acallam na Senórach is a setting by English composer Tarik O’Regan of a 12th Century text about the Fianna warriors Caílte mac Rónán and  Oisín, nephew of legendary Fionn Mac Cumhaill. O’Regan adapted the narrative into a one hour musical setting for solo guitar and chorus which was commissioned and recorded by Chamber Choir Ireland along with guitarist Stewart French. It’s under the Blue spotlight all 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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