The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Sunday's programme…

    July 26. Tonight, we'll hear some of the music pianist/composer Eleni Karaindrou (pictured) provided for Giorgos Cheimonas' modern Greek adaptation of "Medea"; Ryuichi Sakamoto with - and without - David Sylvian; a new recording by jazz trumpeter Jason Palmer; another lyrical interpretation of Grieg by Javier Perianes; guitarists Kelly Joe Phelps and Marc Ribot; Irish guitarist John O'Shea; the New Blood Orchestra, performing an alternate instrumental version of Peter Gabriel's "The Nest That Sailed The Sky"; new John Metcalfe; a J.S. Bach adagio; the last 2 cuts of the week from Helen Merrill (see BLUE TUNES, below), including an Arlen/Mercer song; a Magnificat by Orlando de Lassus; and Italian guitarist Peo Alfonsi joined by vocalist Ivan Lopez. 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan Friday 12 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

    Contemporary Slovak composer Vladimír Godár is in the spotlight. Join Carl and Eamonn on the Blue as they play extracts from his Cantata "Mater", film scores and transcriptions.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    July 20th - 26th: Helen Merrill

    Helen Merrill sang with Charlie Parker in the 1940s. Though her first album was arranged by Quincy Jones (and featured trumpeter Clifford Brown), this American artist has achieved greatest recognition while living in Europe and Japan. Hear Helen recorded with Gordon Beck, Hank Jones, Stan Getz et al, each night this week on BLUE.

    July 27th - August 3rd: Nocturnes

    They are described as a single-movement character piece usually written for solo piano. First created by Irishman John Field – forever associated with Frederic Chopin - but the list of nocturne composers is extensive. We’ll draw from that list all week – the dictionary defines them as “inspired by, or evocative of, the night”. Nocturnes - the perfect fit for The Blue Of The Night.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Rockin' In Rhythm
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Performer(s): Ellington, Duke
      Duration: 3:01
    • 22:07
      Title: Wang Dang Doodle
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Performer(s): Burnett, Chester
      Duration: 5:13
    • 22:12
      Title: Cowboys' Dream
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Performer(s): Emmanuel, Tommy
      Duration: 3:42
    • 22:16
      Title: Brothers Kamas
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 3:54
    • 22:20
      Title: Tres Danzas Concertantes (2nd Movement) Andantino
      Performer(s): Brouwer, Leo
      Performer(s): Brouwer, Leo
      Duration: 5:06
    • 22:25
      Title: Three Pieces For Piano - I. Andantino
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:28
      Title: Touched By The Flecktones
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:31
      Title: Mazurka In F Sharp Min Op59
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:55
    • 22:36
      Title: Lungs
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Performer(s): Smith, John
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:40
      Title: If You Could See Me Now
      Performer(s): Dameron / Sigman
      Performer(s): Dameron / Sigman
      Duration: 4:33
    • 22:45
      Title: Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Koehler, Ted
      Performer(s): Arlen, Harold/Koehler, Ted
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:49
      Title: Descending - Beneath The 12-Mile Reef
      Performer(s): Herrmann, Bernard
      Performer(s): Herrmann, Bernard
      Duration: 1:05
    • 22:50
      Title: Theme
      Performer(s): Goldsmith, Jerry
      Performer(s): Goldsmith, Jerry
      Duration: 2:34
    • 22:53
      Title: Piece From The Year 1981
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Duration: 7:20
    • 23:01
      Title: Umkaji
      Performer(s): Sadao China
      Performer(s): Sadao China
      Duration: 5:52
    • 23:07
      Title: In Memoriam
      Performer(s): Monder, Ben
      Performer(s): Monder, Ben
      Duration: 8:11
    • 23:16
      Title: The Real
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian/Holland, Rick
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian/Holland, Rick
      Duration: 7:09
    • 23:23
      Title: Prelude For St. Joan
      Performer(s): Eno, Roger
      Performer(s): Eno, Roger
      Duration: 3:59
    • 23:28
      Title: Detroit
      Performer(s): Garrett, Kenny
      Performer(s): Garrett, Kenny
      Duration: 4:36
    • 23:32
      Title: Do Unto Others
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Performer(s): Bragg, Billy
      Duration: 4:23
    • 23:37
      Title: Quartet For Clarient, Violin, Cello And Piano (3rd Movement) Slo
      Performer(s): Schickele, Peter
      Performer(s): Schickele, Peter
      Duration: 5:06
    • 23:42
      Title: Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor Moonlight - I. Adagio Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 6:04
    • 23:48
      Title: The General
      Performer(s): Buckley, Richie
      Performer(s): Buckley, Richie
      Duration: 1:33
    • 23:49
      Title: Evensong: Tallinn
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Performer(s): Fripp, Robert
      Duration: 7:35
    • 23:57
      Title: Agnus Dei (Adagio For Strings)
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 11:13
    • 00:09
      Title: Rest
      Performer(s): Montague / Blackmore
      Performer(s): Montague / Blackmore
      Duration: 5:05
    • 00:14
      Title: After Dark
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Performer(s): Buchanan, Paul
      Duration: 4:11
    • 00:18
      Title: I Can't Get Started
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Duke, Vernon/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 3:56
    • 00:23
      Title: You've Got A Friend
      Performer(s): King, Carole
      Performer(s): King, Carole
      Duration: 6:54
    • 00:29
      Title: Will You Love Me Tomorrow
      Performer(s): Goffin / King
      Performer(s): Goffin / King
      Duration: 4:27
    • 00:34
      Title: Tenderness
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:37
      Title: Templum Cordis
      Performer(s): Adam Of St. Victor
      Performer(s): Adam Of St. Victor
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:42
      Title: On An Overgrown Path Ii - Movement I - Andante
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:49
      Title: When Joanna Loved Me
      Performer(s): Wells / Segal
      Performer(s): Wells / Segal
      Duration: 5:58
    • 00:55
      Title: Fantasia (21)
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45

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