The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    April 26. Tonight, we'll hear Bjork, from "Post"; drummer Karl Latham, leading a combo on a new CD inspired by Bjork's music; German drummer Eva Klesse, and her acoustic quartet; solo piano music by Australian composer Kate Moore; Scottish singer/songwriter Robin Williamson; an MPS re-issue of a recording by former Miles Davis sideman Red Garland; Gorecki's "Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"; Brazilian musician Ed Motta, in advance of his appearance at next weekend's Bray Jazz Festival; the voice of Elina Duni (pictured); Luiza Borac, performing Enescu for piano; plus the last selection of the week by Sinikka Langeland (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm...

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

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    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 -

    Sinikka Langeland: April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

    Chatham Saxophone Quartet: April 27th - May 3rd

    As RTÉ Lyric FM marks its 16th birthday on Friday of this week - we choose music and song from the extensive and highly thought of Lyric CD label which showcases Irish musical talent in both performance and composition. These selections will include a preview of a new release featuring the Chatham Saxophone Quartet (pictured) performing new Irish works.

    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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