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 30 May 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

German baritone the late Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau would have been 89 this week. We honour that date with recordings by this legendary singer - every night this week on Blue.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Don't Know Why

Composer: Harris, Jesse

Performer(s): Norah Jones (Vocal)

Album: Norah Jones - Come Away With Me ~~ E277101 / Parlophone / 724353860929

Duration: 3:06


Title: Tennessee Waltz

Composer: King/Stewart

Performer(s): Norah Jones (Vocal), Joel Harrison (Guitar)

Album: ACT: 15 Magic Years / ACT / 9470-2

Duration: 4:24


Title: Unsaid

Composer: Anoushka, Shankar/ Jones, Norah

Performer(s): Norah Jones, Ian Burdge, Cello, Anoushka Shankar, Sitar

Album: Traces of You / Deutsche Grammophon / 4791051

Duration: 4:28


Title: An Die Musik D547 -- An Die Musik D547

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Lieder/Dietrich Fischer Dieskau / EMI Classics / 50999 9 55969 2 1

Duration: 2:32


Title: Ad-Lib Blues

Composer: Goodman / Christian / Young

Performer(s): Lester Young (Tenor Saxophone), Benny Goodman Sextet

Album: Afternoon Of A Basie-ite / Proper Records / P1130

Duration: 3:22


Title: Then The Lights Go Out

Composer: Witherspoon, Jimmy

Performer(s): Jimmy Witherspoon (Vocals)

Album: Blue Velvet / Blue Note / EMI / 7243 5 21153 2 7

Duration: 2:59


Title: Burroughs' Bunker

Composer: Davies / Gut

Performer(s): Myra Davies (Voice)

Album: Cities and Girls / Moabit Music / moabit 17

Duration: 4:20


Title: The Song Sings Itself

Composer: O'beirne

Performer(s): Gerry O'Beirne (Guitar)

Album: The Bog Bodies And Other Stories / Gerry O'beirne / Gerry O'Beirne own CD

Duration: 3:40


Title: Toccata In E Minor

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Bach The Toccatas / Hyperion / Cda67310

Duration: 6:49


Title: Concerto For Two Violins, Strings And Continuo In D Minor (2nd Movement) Largo Ma Non Tanto

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin), Alexander Sitkovetsky (Violin), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Julia Fischer - Bach Concertos / Decca / 4780650

Duration: 6:41


Title: Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): David Hazeltine (Piano), George Mraz (Bass), Jason Brown (Drums)

Album: Impromptu - The David Hazeltine Trio / Chesky Records / JD360

Duration: 5:15


Title: Só Tinha De Ser Com Vocé

Composer: Jobim / de Oliveira

Performer(s): Eumir Deodato

Album: Platinum Collection Bossa Nova (Recordno: 50999 226769 2 4) / EMI / 50999 226769 2 4

Duration: 1:55


Title: Classical Fusion

Composer: Gow

Performer(s): Sandy Meldrum (Piano)

Album: Scottish Piano Fusion ~~ R472307 / Greentrax / CDTRAX298

Duration: 4:16


Title: Strange Weirdos

Composer: Wainwright, Loudon

Performer(s): Loudon Wainwright Tiii (Vocal, Guitar), Jebin Bruni (Piano), The Section Quartet

Album: Strange Weirdos - Music From And Inspired By The Film "Knocked Up" (Recordno: 0888072303010) / rsal Music (UK) Limited

Duration: 4:07


Title: The Low Highland

Composer: Trad Arr Fidil

Performer(s): Ciaran O Maonaigh (Fiddle), Damien Mcgeehan (Fiddle), Aidan O'Donnell (Fiddle)

Album: Fidil 3 ~~ PD EC / FID002CD

Duration: 3:22


Title: Clarinet Concerto (1st Movement) Slowly And Expressively

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): David Shifrin (Clarinet), New York Chamber Symphony

Album: Coland Appalachian Spring / HMV Classics / HMV 5 867212

Duration: 6:01


Title: Words

Composer: Brun, Ane

Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocals/Accoustic Gtrs), Martin Hederos (Keys)

Album: It All Starts With One (Recordno: DEMCD12) ~~ PD CC / Balloon Ranger Recordings / DEMCD12

Duration: 4:24


Title: Crazy Clown

Composer: O'Neill, Lisa

Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill (Voice And Guitar)

Album: Has An Album / Lisa O'Neill

Duration: 3:02


Title: Stars

Composer: Yangchen, Soname

Performer(s): Soname Yangchen (Vocals), Charlson Ximenes (Guitar), Sonny Thet (Cello), Jai Burama Mbye (Kora), Jan Robert Blumenroth (Tibetan Lute)...

Album: Natural Mind - Soname / Enja Records / TIP-888 852 2

Duration: 4:04


Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement) Lento

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Martin Beaver, Kikuei Ikeda (Violins), Kazuhide Isomura (Viola), Clive Greensmith (Cello)

Album: Dvorak, Smetana - Tokyo String Quartet (Recordno: HMU 807429) / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 807429

Duration: 7:13


Title: The Dreamer

Composer: Lapthorn, Tim

Performer(s): Tim Lapthorn (Piano), Navarra String Quartet

Album: Transport - Tim Lapthorn / Pathway Records / PBCD 0105

Duration: 4:19


Title: Wave

Composer: Jobim

Performer(s): Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet), Hendrik Meurkens (Piano), Giorgio Crobu (Guitar), Et Al

Album: There Will Never Be Another You - Harry "Sweets" Edison / Nagel Heyer / NH 083

Duration: 8:43


Title: One In A Million

Composer: Wood/ Lupton

Performer(s): Chris Wood (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: The Lark Descending ~~ R419805 / Ruf / Rufcd10

Duration: 9:52


Title: King Of Rome

Composer: Sudbury

Performer(s): June Tabor

Album: Aqaba / P&c Topic Records / TOPIC TSCD449

Duration: 3:42


Title: Lullaby

Composer: Walbert, David

Performer(s): Richard Gilewitz (Guitar)

Album: Richard Gilewitz: The Music of David Walbert / Gillazilla / GZ7067

Duration: 1:14


Title: Lullaby

Composer: Skempton, Howard

Performer(s): Andrew Sparling (Clarinet), James Potter (Cello)

Album: Twentieth Century Chamber Sampler / Oxford / OUP 001

Duration: 3:21


Title: Soft Stillness & The Night

Composer: Ardley, Neil

Performer(s): Neil Ardley (All Instruments)

Album: Harmony Of The Spheres / Esoteric Recordings / Cherry Red / ECLEC 2096

Duration: 7:26


Title: Prayer -- Dusk Fire

Composer: Garrick, Michael

Performer(s): Ian Carr (Trumpet), Don Rendell (Saxophone), Don Rendell/Ian Carr Quintet

Album: Shades Of Blue / Dusk Fire (Recordno: BGOCD 615) / BGO Records / BGOCD 615

Duration: 5:50



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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