The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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    May 30. Eamonn presents part of Michael Nyman's Symphony No.11 (Hillsborough Memorial); Joe Albany's reading of "As Time Goes By" (Albany played piano for Charlie Parker in the 1940s); a selection from "The Murphy Beds", a duet recording by Eamon O'Leary and Jefferson Hamer; music for solo piano by Australian composer Kate Moore; Estonian jazz courtesy of Mart Soo; Ben and his dad Tom Paley (pictured) from "Paley & Son" (Tom played with Woody Guthrie and mentored Bob Dylan and Ry Cooder, amongst others); Samuel Barber's Op.38, performed by Keith Jarrett; also on Saturday's BLUE, more from Eleni Duni's "Dallendyshe" (see BLUE TUNES, below); and Courtney Pine, from his new duet CD with pianist Zoe Rahman. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Sunday 20 July 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Julian Bream fell in love with the guitar aged nine on hearing Django Reinhardt; he's 81 this week - we honour him on Blue with selections from his varied catalogue.

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    Elina Duni: May 25th - 31st

    “One of the fascinating things about music of the Balkans… is the idea that the pain has to be sung”. On her new album, “Dallendyshe” (“The Swallow”), Tirana-born, Swiss-raised, Elina Duni interprets songs of love and exile backed by her piano trio. Hear nightly selections, from Monday to Sunday.…  

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Samba Pa Ti
      Composer: Santana, Carlos
      Performer(s): Carlos Santana (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Carlos Santana (Guitar)
      Album: Very Best Of Santana, Columbia, CDX32386
      Duration: 4:27
    • 22:08
      Title: Histoire De Molly
      Composer: Segal, Vincent
      Performer(s): Ballake Sissoko (Kora), Vincent Segal (Cello)
      Performer(s): Ballake Sissoko (Kora), Vincent Segal (Cello)
      Album: Ballake Sissoko/ Vincent Segal: Chamber Music, No Format, NOF 14 5321442
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:14
      Title: Eclecto
      Composer: Caffrey, Greg
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)
      Album: Ogden/Caffrey: First Construction in Nylon, Cactus Records, RD12:09CD2
      Duration: 1:35
    • 22:30
      Title: After The Rain
      Composer: Pearson
      Performer(s): Duke Pearson (Piano)
      Performer(s): Duke Pearson (Piano)
      Album: Midnight Blue The (Be)Witching Hour, Blue Note, 50999-215999-2-7
      Duration: 4:44
    • 22:35
      Title: After The Rain
      Composer: Kern, Kevin
      Performer(s): Kevin Kern
      Performer(s): Kevin Kern
      Album: In the Enchanted Garden, Real Music, RM3455
      Duration: 4:09
    • 22:39
      Title: Day In Spring - Ii: Evening
      Composer: Dupont, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Marie-Catherine Girod (Piano)
      Performer(s): Prazak Quartet
      Album: Gabriel Dupont - Poeme, Les Heures Dolentes, Journée De Printemps, Mirare, MIR 238
      Duration: 5:10
    • 22:44
      Title: Tombeau Sur La Mort De M.Comte De Logy
      Composer: Weiss, Silvius Leopold
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Baroque Guitar Julian Bream ~~ PD OB, RCA VIctor Red Seal, 60494-2-RV
      Duration: 6:10
    • 22:53
      Title: M.W.M.
      Composer: Mehler, Elan
      Performer(s): Elan Mehler (Piano)
      Performer(s): Elan Mehler (Piano)
      Album: Early Sunday Morning, Challenge Records, CR73387
      Duration: 3:25
    • 22:56
      Title: Impro 2 - Placa Del Sol
      Composer: Savall, Ferran
      Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)
      Album: Impro, Alia Vox, AVSA9906
      Duration: 4:36
    • 23:02
      Title: That Kind Of Lonely
      Composer: Griffin, Patty
      Performer(s): Patti Griffin (Vocals, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Craig Ross (Guitar)
      Album: American Kid, New West Records, 60739662782
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:06
      Title: The Weather Man Says
      Composer: Bedford, Brian
      Performer(s): Jacey Bedford, Hilary Spencer, Brian Bedford (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Jacey Bedford, Hilary Spencer, Brian Bedford (Vocals)
      Album: Random Play - Artisan (Recordno: BOING 1018), bedspring Music, BOING 1018
      Duration: 2:53
    • 23:09
      Title: Raining In My Heart
      Composer: Bryant / Bryant
      Performer(s): Robert Wyatt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Robert Wyatt (Piano)
      Album: Cuckooland, Hannibal Records, HNCD 1468
      Duration: 2:42
    • 23:12
      Title: Valse Triste
      Composer: Nedbal, Oskar
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: RTE Concert Orchestra conducted by Robert Houlihan, RTE Lyric FM
      Duration: 5:18
    • 23:18
      Title: In The Mist (1st Movement) Andante
      Composer: Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano)
      Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano)
      Album: Leos Janacek: A Recollection - Andras Schiff, ECM New Series, 461 660-2
      Duration: 3:16
    • 23:21
      Title: We'll Meet Under The Stars
      Composer: Jones, Sean
      Performer(s): Sean Jones (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Orrin Evans (Piano), Luques Curtis (Bass), Obed Calvaire (Drums)
      Album: Im.pro.vise - Never Before Seen, Mac Avenue, MAC 1080
      Duration: 7:08
    • 23:30
      Title: Big Steamers
      Composer: Kipling, Rudyard/Bellamy, Peter
      Performer(s): The Unthanks
      Performer(s): The Unthanks
      Album: Songs from the Shipyards - Diversions, Vol. 3, Rabble Rouser Music, RRM011
      Duration: 5:19
    • 23:36
      Title: Promenades - Giverny
      Composer: Hille, Sid
      Performer(s): Kristina Kuusisto (Bandoneon)
      Performer(s): Kristina Kuusisto (Bandoneon), Mari Mantyla (Decacorde)
      Album: Speira - Duo Dryades, Alba Records, ABCD 229
      Duration: 3:41
    • 23:39
      Title: Little Bird
      Composer: Marling, Laura
      Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocal)
      Album: Once I Was An Eagle, Virgin Records, 006023738618
      Duration: 5:40
    • 23:45
      Title: First Elegy For Violin And Piano (Andante)
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Emmanuelle Bertrand (Cello)
      Performer(s): Pascal Amoyel (Piano)
      Album: Alkan Sonata for cello and piano; Liszt Works for cello and piano, Harmonia Mundi, HMA 1951758
      Duration: 6:48
    • 23:52
      Title: The Half-Finished Heaven
      Composer: Sandstrom, Sven-David
      Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble
      Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble
      Album: Forvarskvall - One Early Spring Evening, Convivium Records, CR017
      Duration: 5:19
    • 23:59
      Title: Autumn In New York
      Complete Work Name: Autumn In New York
      Composer: Duke, Vernon
      Performer(s): Louis Armstong (Vocal, Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Louis Armstrong (Vocal, Trumpet), Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal), Oscar Peterson Quartet
      Album: Ella and Louis Again, Verve, 529 017-2
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:04
      Title: Bora Bora
      Composer: Salvador / Bernard
      Performer(s): Caterina Zapponi (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Yotam Silberstein (Guitar), John Lee (Electric Bass)
      Album: Romantica, Motema, 233851
      Duration: 3:08
    • 00:09
      Title: Moonbeam Passage
      Composer: Tweed
      Performer(s): Karen Tweed (Accordion)
      Performer(s): Karen Tweed (Accordion), Timo Alakotila (P), Emma Reid (Vln) Roger Tallroth(Gtr)
      Album: Midnight, may Monday Adventures, MMA6327001
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:16
      Title: Lento
      Composer: Skempton, Howard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Lento (CD Single), NMC, NMC D005
      Duration: 12:56
    • 00:29
      Title: Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered --
      Composer: Rodgers / Hart
      Performer(s): Art Pepper (Alto Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Art Pepper (Alto Saxophone), Russ Freeman (Piano), Ben Tucker (Bass), Chuck Flores (Drums)
      Album: The Art Pepper Collection, HMV Jazz, 7243 5 27435 2 0
      Duration: 4:28
    • 00:33
      Title: One Day
      Composer: Taylor, Martin
      Performer(s): Tommy Emmanuel (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Martin Taylor (Guitar)
      Album: The Colonel & The Governor, Mesa / Blue Moon, 2307
      Duration: 3:55
    • 00:37
      Title: I Drink
      Composer: Gauthier, Mary
      Performer(s): Mary Gauthier (Vocals), Ian Mclagen (Hammond)
      Performer(s): Mary Gauthier (Vocals), Ian Mclagen (Hammond), Gurf Morlix (Bs, Gtr, Lap Steel), Rick Richards (Drums), Rich Brotherton (Gtr), Brian Standefer (Cello)
      Album: Mercy Now, Lost Highway, B0003570-02
      Duration: 4:31
    • 00:43
      Title: Folk Melodies- Master Michael
      Composer: Lutoslavski,Witold
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Nocturnal, EMI, 0777 7 549 01 2 1
      Duration: 2:09
    • 00:45
      Title: Among Angels
      Composer: Bush, Kate
      Performer(s): Kate Bush (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Kate Bush (Vocals)
      Album: 50 Words for Snow, Fish People, FPCD007
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:52
      Title: Ogne Pena Cciu Spietata
      Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Maria Pia De Vito (Voice), Francois Couturier (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maria Pia De Vito (Voice), Francois Couturier (Piano), Anja Lechner (Cello), Michele Rabbia (Percussion, Electronics)
      Album: Il Pergolese (Recordno: ECM 2340 4180427), ECM Records, ECM 2340 4180427
      Duration: 5:57

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