The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    Coming up on Friday's programme...

    Aug 23. Saturday's BLUE comprises - in part, at least - jazz-man Art Pepper's tribute to his wife's pet poodle; an acoustic "Your Move" by Yes-man Steve Howe (pictured); duduk-player Jivan Gasparyan; singer-songwriter Sheryl Crowe; 3 short movements from George Rochberg's "Transcendental Variations"; 3 Elvis Costello songs, including one EC wrote with Ol' Blue Eyes in mind; reed-player Bennie Maupin leading his quartet; chamber music by Gabriel Dupont; Antony Hegarty sings Dylan; Cape Verdean guitarist-cum-instrument-maker Bau; young French singer Cyrille Aimée; and Veronique Gens sings Debussy(see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Saturday 14 June 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    German experimental pianist Hauschka is under the Blue spotlight - prepared piano, exciting soundscapes, solo works plus his recent duet outing with violinist Hilary Hahn.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

     

    Debussy: Aug 18th - 24th

    Claude Debussy’s vast output has given us masterpieces in a variety of categories such as orchestral, piano, ballet and chamber music. This week, to honour his birthdate, we shine the spotlight on the French-born composer's vocal works with settings of texts by Verlaine, Mallarmé and Baudelaire.

    The Songs of Debussy – a Blue of the Night recommendation, nightly at 10...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:07
      Title: The Great Escape
      Composer: Hauschka
      Performer(s): Hauschka W/ Kai Angermann
      Performer(s): Hauschka W/ Kai Angermann
      Album: Transcendentalism EP (Recordno LP13-19P), Fat Cat Records, LP13-19P
      Duration: 6:59
    • 22:15
      Title: Concerto For Oboe In D Minor - Adagio
      Composer: Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): I Solisti Veneti
      Album: Relax with Baroque CD2, ERATO, 8573816312
      Duration: 6:02
    • 22:21
      Title: Time Lapse
      Composer: Einaudi, Ludovico
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi
      Album: In a Time Lapse, Decca
      Duration: 5:32
    • 22:28
      Title: Time Lapse
      Composer: Marconi Union
      Performer(s): Marconi Union (All Instruments)
      Performer(s): Marconi Union (All Instruments)
      Album: Different Colours, Just Music, TAO048
      Duration: 7:45
    • 22:37
      Title: Livin' With The Blues
      Composer: Not Stated
      Performer(s): Brownie Mcghee (Vocal, Guitar) Sonny Terry (Vocal, Harmonica)
      Performer(s): Brownie Mcghee (Vocal, Guitar) Sonny Terry (Vocal, Harmonica)
      Album: Livin' With The Blues - Various, Capitol Blues Collection, 7243 8 31747 2 0
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:41
      Title: I Keep On Drinking
      Composer: Montgomery, Little Brother
      Performer(s): Little Brother Montgomery (Vocals, Piano)
      Performer(s): Little Brother Montgomery (Vocals, Piano), Freddie Below (Drums)
      Album: American Folk Blues Festival '66, Bellaphon, CDLR 42069
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:45
      Title: Symphony No.2 (2nd Movement) Andante Espressivo
      Composer: Kapp, Villem
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic
      Album: Baltic Voyage, BBC Music, Vol. 10 No. 1
      Duration: 7:05
    • 23:00
      Title: Otis
      Composer: Reilly, Vini
      Performer(s): Vini Reilly (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Vini Reilly (Guitar)
      Album: The Best Of The Durutti Column (2-CD), Warners, 5046753932
      Duration: 4:16
    • 23:04
      Title: All Alright
      Composer: Sigur Ros
      Performer(s): Jónsi Birgisson (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Jónsi Birgisson (Vocal), Sigur Rós
      Album: With A Buzz In Our Ears We Play Endlessly - Sigur Ros, EMI Records, 5099922872821
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:11
      Title: Love
      Composer: Lennon
      Performer(s): John Lennon
      Performer(s): John Lennon
      Album: John Lennon/plastic Ono Band, Parlophone, CDP7467702
      Duration: 2:59
    • 23:15
      Title: Here Am I
      Composer: Byrd, Donald
      Performer(s): Donald Byrd (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Donald Byrd (Trumpet), Charlie Rouse (Tenor Sax) Pepper Adams (Baritone Sax) Walter Davis Jr. (Piano) Sam Jones (Bs) Art Taylor (Drums)
      Album: Byrd In Hand, Blue Note, 7243 5 42305 2 3
      Duration: 8:23
    • 23:24
      Title: Sonata For Violin And Piano In E Minor (2nd Movement) Andantino
      Composer: Von Koch, Sigurd
      Performer(s): Cecilia Zilliacus (Violin)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Zilliacus (Violin), Bengt-Ake Lundin (Piano)
      Album: Swedish Violin Sonatas, Phono Suecia, PSCD 705
      Duration: 9:23
    • 23:34
      Title: Iho
      Composer: Kalaniemi, Maria
      Performer(s): Maria Kalaniemi (Accordian)
      Performer(s): Maria Kalaniemi (Accordian), Aldargaz
      Album: Iho - Maria Kalaniemi and Aldargaz ~~ CDH09040, Rykodisc, HNCD1396
      Duration: 4:09
    • 23:38
      Title: Rest In The Bed
      Composer: Marling, Laura
      Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocals), Ryth De Tuberville, Pete Roe, Marcus Hamblett, Matt Ingram, Graham Brown. Ethan Johns
      Album: A Creature I Don't Know (Recordno: CDV 3091), Virgin Records, CDV 3091
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:41
      Title: Fotheringay
      Composer: Denny, Sandy
      Performer(s): Sandy Denny (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Sandy Denny (Vocal)
      Album: The Music Weaver (2-CD), Universal / Island, 530 725-9
      Duration: 3:06
    • 23:45
      Title: One For Daddy-O
      Composer: Adderley, Nat
      Performer(s): Cannonball Adderley (Alto Sax)
      Performer(s): Cannonball Adderley (Alto Sax), Miles Davis (Trumpet), Hank Jones (Piano), Sam Jones (Bass), Art Blakey (Drums)
      Album: Somethin' Else, Poll Winners Records, PWR 27212
      Duration: 8:26
    • 23:55
      Title: Piano Sonata No.2 In Bb Minor (2nd Movement) Non Allegro, Lento
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Album: Nikolai Lugansky - Rachmaninov Piano Sonatas 1 & 2, Naive / Ambroisie, AM 208
      Duration: 6:54
    • 00:03
      Title: Waiting
      Composer: Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Best of Lang Lang -- 4779014 ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779014
      Duration: 2:05
    • 00:05
      Title: Are You From Dixie?
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): John Fahey (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Fahey (Guitar)
      Album: Life In The Folk Lane, Demon Records, FIENDCD722
      Duration: 2:43
    • 00:07
      Title: Are You Leaving For The Country
      Composer: Tucker, R.
      Performer(s): Karen Dalton (Vocal, Guitar, Banjo)
      Performer(s): Karen Dalton (Vocal, Guitar, Banjo), Harvey Brooks (Bass) Et Al
      Album: In My Own Time (Recordno: LITA 022), Light In The Attic Records, LITA 022
      Duration: 3:14
    • 00:10
      Title: Situacoes Triangulares
      Composer: Almeida, Hernani
      Performer(s): Bau (Guitars)
      Performer(s): Bau (Guitars)
      Album: Café Musique, Lusafrica, 562432
      Duration: 3:44
    • 00:15
      Title: The Sound Of Silence
      Composer: Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel (Vocals), Paul Simon (Guitar)
      Album: Art Garfunkel - Up 'Til Now, Columbia, 474853 2
      Duration: 3:05
    • 00:18
      Title: I Do It For Your Love
      Composer: Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Herbie Hancock Featuring Paul Simon
      Performer(s): Herbie Hancock Featuring Paul Simon, Pino Paladino: Bass; Steve Jordan: Drums; Cyro Baptista: Percussion; Gina Gershon: Jew's Harp
      Album: Possibilities, WEA International, US3R80503006
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:24
      Title: Cantabile
      Composer: Vasks, Peteris
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Northern Lights, Finlandia Records, 11421-2
      Duration: 5:52
    • 00:31
      Title: Forever And Beyond
      Composer: Husband, Gary
      Performer(s): Gary Husband (Piano), Alex Machacek (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Gary Husband (Piano), Alex Machacek (Guitar)
      Album: Now, Abstractlogix, ABLX 041
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:37
      Title: Here's To Life
      Composer: Butler / Molinary
      Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Shirley Horn (Vocal), Alan Broadbent (Piano), Richard Todd (French Horn)
      Album: Here's To Life, Verve, 511 879-2
      Duration: 5:37
    • 00:44
      Title: The Last Emperor (Main Title)
      Composer: Sakamoto
      Performer(s): John Williams
      Performer(s): John Williams
      Album: Bernardo Bertolucci, CDF03900/02
      Duration: 4:59
    • 00:49
      Title: Oremus
      Composer: Sisask, Urmas
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Chamber Choir Eesti Projekt
      Album: Northern Lights, Finlandia Records, 11421-2
      Duration: 8:10

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