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 Saturday 26 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: Toot Toot Tootie Toot (Dance Of The Reed Pipes)

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Lew Tabackin (Tenor Sax), Lew Soloff (Trumpet), George Cables (Piano), Bill Easley (Clarinet), Harmonie Ensemble / New York

Album: The Nutcracker Suites (Recordno: HMU 907493) / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 907493

Duration: 2:31


Title: Bamba

Composer: Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel

Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure (Guitar), Idan Raichel (Piano), Yossi Fine (Bass), Souleymane Kane (Calabash)

Album: The Toure-Raichel Collective / Cumbancha / CMB-CD-22

Duration: 5:59


Title: Study X

Complete Work Name: Twelve Studies For Guitar

Composer: Dwyer, Benjamin

Performer(s): Benjamin Dwyer (Guitar)

Album: Irish Guitar Works / El Cortijo / El Cortijo 00010

Duration: 2:34


Title: A Pastoral Symphony - Ii. Lento Moderato

Complete Work Name: A Pastoral Symphony

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Nigel Black (Horn), Alan Stringer (Trumpet), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

Album: Vaughan Williams - A Pastoral Symphony... / EMI / 7243 5 75310 2 3

Duration: 8:25


Title: Father Time

Composer: Towner, Ralph

Performer(s): Ralph Towner (Classical & 12-String Guitars), Wolfgang Muthspiel (Electric Guitar), Slava Grigoryan (Classical & Baritone Guitars)

Album: Travel Guide (Recordno: ECM 2310 372 9508) / ECM Records / ECM 2310 372 9508

Duration: 4:37


Title: Sonatina For Violin & Cello (2nd Movement) Modere

Complete Work Name: Sonatina For Violin & Cello Op.324

Composer: Milhaud, Darius

Performer(s): Duo Chagall

Album: Duo Chagall: Duos for Violin and Cello / Duo Chagall / DUOCD001

Duration: 2:58


Title: The Ninth Gate Ost - Opening Titles

Complete Work Name: The Ninth Gate Ost

Composer: Wojciech Kilar

Performer(s): Sumi Jo, City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, City Of Prague Chorus

Album: Roman Polanski's 'The Ninth Gate' - Original Soundtrack / Silva Screen Records / FILMCD321

Duration: 3:31


Title: Gaspard De La Nuit - Le Gibet

Complete Work Name: Gaspard De La Nuit

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Louis Schwizgebel (Piano)

Album: Poems - Louis Schwizgebel (Recordno: AP067) / Aparté / AP067

Duration: 5:43


Title: Phaedra (Extract)

Composer: Franke / Baumann / Froese

Performer(s): Tangerine Dream

Album: A Brief History Of Ambient (Recordno: AMBT1) / Virgin Records / AMBT1

Duration: 7:00


Title: Prince Henri

Composer: Brinkmann, Jorg

Performer(s): Eric Vloeimans (Trumpet), Tuur Florizoone (Accordion), Jorg Brinkmann (Cello)

Album: Eric Vloeiman's Oliver's Cinema / Buzz / Challenge Records / ZZ 76111

Duration: 4:44


Title: Ballad No 2

Composer: Dobai, Peter

Performer(s): Kavorka; (Peter Dobai - Sax), Peter Erdei (Electric Bass); Shane O'Donovan (Drums); Leopoldo Osio (Piano)

Album: Culture Shock / Peter Dobai

Duration: 7:20


Title: Aquarius -- The Zodiac Variations

Complete Work Name: The Zodiac Variations

Composer: Dankworth, Johnny

Performer(s): Cleo Laine, Johnny Dankworth

Album: Let's Slip Away - Film And TV 1960 - 1973 / Universal / 0-06007-5317621-4

Duration: 2:55


Title: Piano Concerto (3rd Movement) Adagio - Excerpt

Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto

Composer: Goss, Stephen

Performer(s): Emmanuel Despax (Piano), Orpheus Sinfonia

Album: Emmanuel Despax - Saint-Saens, Stephen Goss, César Franck (Recordno: SIGCD349) / Signum Classics / SIGCD349

Duration: 8:13


Title: Symphony No.3 (3rd Movement, Extract)

Composer: Elgar and Payne

Performer(s): Robert Gibbs (Violin), David Owen Norris (Piano), Bbc Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Sketches For Symphony No.3 (Recordno: NMC D052) / NMC / NMC D052

Duration: 3:12


Title: The May Morning Dew

Composer: Trad Arr S Keane

Performer(s): Sean Keane

Album: Portrait Best Of Sean Kea / Grapevine / GRACD299

Duration: 4:16


Title: Humility

Composer: Sosa, Omar

Performer(s): Omar Sosa (Piano)

Album: Senses / Otá / OTA 1026

Duration: 2:57


Title: Woman Of Aran

Composer: Hamilton / British Sea Power

Performer(s): British Sea Power

Album: Man Of Aran - British Sea Power / Rough Trade / RTRADCD 499

Duration: 4:34


Title: Nuud Hingvad Inimesed (Now Rest Beneath Night's Shadow)

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Eve Kopli (Soprano), Heinavanker

Album: Songs Of Olden Times - Estonian Folk Hymns And Runic Songs (Recordno: HMU 907488) / Harmonia Mundi USA / HMU 907488

Duration: 4:42


Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra -- Recuerdos De La Alhambra

Complete Work Name: Recuerdos De La Alhambra

Composer: Tarrega, Franciso

Performer(s): Narciso Yepes (Guitar)

Album: Tárrega - Recuerdos De La Alhambra ~~ D046409 / Deutsche Grammophon / 410655

Duration: 3:02


Title: O Grande Amor

Composer: Jobim / de Moraes

Performer(s): Paula Morelenbaum (Vocals); Jacques Morelenbaum (Cello), Ryuichi Sakamoto (Piano); Luiz Brasil (Guitar); Zeca Assumpcao (Bass); Marcos Suzano (Percussion)

Album: Ryuichi Sakamoto moto:tronic / sONY / Sk93044

Duration: 4:30


Title: Don't Lose Your Faith In Me

Composer: Chamberlain / Stapleton

Performer(s): Freddie White (Vocals, Guitars), Trish Hickey (Backing Vocals), Brett Hirst (Bass), Pat Crowley (Piano)

Album: Here With You (Recordno: LDCD120) / Little Don Records / LDCD120

Duration: 4:28


Title: Cry Me A River

Complete Work Name: Cry Me A River

Composer: Hamilton, Arthur

Performer(s): Julie London (Vocal), Barney Kessel (Guitar)

Album: 100 Essential Tracks Easy Listening / Sony Music / 88697607522

Duration: 2:59



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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