The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

***final broadcast Dec 2015***

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 25 April 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

This week, we feature nightly selections from Senses, a new, neo-classical solo piano album by Omar Sosa, recorded while the Grammy-nominated performer was an artist-in-residence i

Music Played on the Show


Title: Let It Be

Composer: Lennon / McCartney

Performer(s): Nick Cave (Vocals), Chaz Jankel (Piano), Mickey Gallagher (Hammond), Norman Watt-Roy (Bass), Dylan Howe (Drums)

Album: I Am Sam - Music From And Inspired By The Film (Recordno: VVR1019412) / V2 Records / VVR1019412

Duration: 3:30


Title: Symphony No. 6 In A Minor: Andante Moderato

Composer: Mahler, Gustav

Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Album: Mahler: Adagios / Decca / 478 2342

Duration: 15:36


Title: Going To School

Complete Work Name: Memoirs Of A Geisha Original Soundtrack

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Yo Yo-Ma (Cello), Studio Orchestra

Album: Memoirs of a Geisha OST / Sony / 82876778572

Duration: 2:42


Title: Lontano

Composer: Gatti, Ercole

Performer(s): Johannes Ernst (Saxophone), Christoph Israel (Piano)

Album: Fundstucke / ES-DUR / ES 2047

Duration: 2:14


Title: Dis, Quand Reviendras-Tu?

Composer: Barbara

Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Brad Mehldau (Piano)

Album: Love Songs (2-CD) / Naive / V 5241

Duration: 4:12


Title: Sleep

Composer: Whitacre

Performer(s): Polyphony

Album: Whitacre: Cloudburst / Hyperion / CDA67543

Duration: 5:33


Title: Fundi Mea Vindi

Composer: Mishenko, Misha

Performer(s): Misha Mishenko (Piano)

Album: Strakur sem spilar mea vindi / Flowers Blossom In The Space /

Duration: 3:37


Title: Bad, Bad Whiskey

Composer: Davies, Adelia

Performer(s): Amos Milburn (Vocals)

Album: Rhythm & Booze / Stateside / EMI / 7243 5 60638 2 8

Duration: 2:57


Title: Trip To Brussels/Give Us A Drink Of Water

Composer: Trad Arr

Performer(s): Caladh Nua

Album: Next Stop / Doon / CN002

Duration: 4:23


Title: Dance Suite: Sonata No. 3 - Movement I - Prelude

Complete Work Name: Dance Suite: Sonata No. 3

Composer: Dorman, Avner

Performer(s): Eliran Avni (Piano)

Album: Avner Dorman: Piano Works / Naxos / 8.579001

Duration: 4:36


Title: Overture

Complete Work Name: Jimmy P. - Psychotherapy Of A Plains Indian

Composer: Shore, Howard

Performer(s): Anna Polonsky (Piano), Dover Quartet, Studio Orchesta

Album: Jimmy P. - Psychotherapy Of A Plains Indian OST (Recordno: HWR-1010) / Howe Records / HWR-1010

Duration: 1:58


Title: Queen Of Scots

Composer: Baird, Edward

Performer(s): Eddie Baird (Guitar, Bittern, Percussion), Amazing Blondel

Album: Strangely Strange But Oddly Normal - Disc 1 (Recordno: UMC8472) / Island / UMC8472

Duration: 1:43


Title: Strangely Strange But Oddly Normal

Composer: Pawle, Ian

Performer(s): Tim Booth (Vocals), Dr. Strangely Strange

Album: Strangely Strange But Oddly Normal - Disc 2 / Island / UMC8472

Duration: 4:27


Title: You Don't Know Me --

Composer: Arnold / Walker

Performer(s): Aaron Neville (Vocals), John Scofield (Guitar), Larry Goldings (Hammond B3 Organ), Willie Weeks (Bass), Steve Jordan (Drums)

Album: That's What I Say - John Scofield Plays The Music Of Ray Charles / Verve / 0602498805343

Duration: 4:57


Title: Leaving Paris

Composer: Hamasyan, Tigran

Performer(s): Tigran Hamasyan (Piano & Electric Piano), Francoise Moutin (Acoustic Bass), Louis Moutin (Drums), Vardan Grigoryan (Duduk, Shvi, Zurna)

Album: Tigran Hamasyan: New Era / Plus Loin Music / PL107

Duration: 5:50


Title: Freedom/Saoirse

Composer: The Gloaming

Performer(s): The Gloaming

Album: The Gloaming / Realworld / CDRW200

Duration: 4:59


Title: Leave Me By Myself

Composer: Fitzsimmons, William

Performer(s): William Fitzsimmons (Vocal), William Fitzsimmons (Guitar / Programming)

Album: Goodnight / naim / naimcd 127

Duration: 5:07


Title: Variations On A Theme Of Frank Bridge - Ii: Adagio

Complete Work Name: Variations On A Theme Of Frank Bridge, Op.10

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Roger Best (Viola), English String Orchestra

Album: A Portrait Of Britten (3-CD) (Recordno: NI 1751) / Nimbus Records / NI 1751

Duration: 2:28


Title: Partita No.1 In B Minor - V: Sarabande

Complete Work Name: Partita No.1 In B Minor Bwv 1002

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Chris Thile (Mandolin)

Album: Bach Sonatas And Partitas Vol 1 (Recordno: 535360) / Nonesuch / 535360

Duration: 2:40


Title: Pavane

Complete Work Name: Pavane - Arr. Langford

Composer: Berauer, Johannes

Performer(s): Johannes Dickbauer (Violin), Gwilym Simcock (Piano), Klaus Gesing (Reeds), Paul Kaiser (Oboe), Florian Eggner (Cello)

Album: The Vienna Chamber Diaries - Johannes Berauer / Material Records / MRE 040

Duration: 5:08


Title: Autumn In New York

Complete Work Name: Autumn In New York

Composer: Duke, Vernon

Performer(s): Louis Armstrong (Vocal, Trumpet), Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal), Oscar Peterson Quartet

Album: Ella and Louis Again / Verve / 529 017-2

Duration: 6:03


Title: Paris, Texas

Composer: Cooder, Ry

Performer(s): Ry Cooder (Guitar), Jim Dickinson, David Lindley

Album: Paris, Texas OST / Warner Bros / 7599 25270 2

Duration: 2:57


Title: Which Will -- Not Available

Composer: Drake, Nick

Performer(s): Susanna Wallumrod (Vocals), Giovanna Pessi (Baroque Harp) Jane Achtman (Viola De Gamba) Marco Ambrosini (Nyckelharpa)

Album: If Grief Could Wait / ECM / ECM 2226 277 7197

Duration: 4:00


Title: Holy Mary

Composer: Sosa, Omar

Performer(s): Omar Sosa (Piano)

Album: Senses / Otá / OTA 1026

Duration: 4:00


Title: Meditation

Complete Work Name: Thais

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Carmen-Fantasie: Mutter / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Deutsche Grammophon / 437544-2

Duration: 6:42



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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