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 2 May 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

International Jazz Day Apr 30 this is part sponsored by the Thelonius Monk Institute - so our Blue Tunes spotlight shines on Monk all this week- be prepared for the unorthodox.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Como A Cada Manana

Composer: Ferrer

Performer(s): Rene Ferrer (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Café Cubano / Putumayo / PUT278-2

Duration: 3:45


Title: Dance Me To The End Of Love

Composer: Cohen, Leonard

Performer(s): Christine Tobin (Vocals), Phil Robson (Guitar), Nick Smart (Trumpet), Dave Whitford (Bass)

Album: A Thousand Kisses Deep / Trail Belle Records / TBR03

Duration: 5:53


Title: Vil Du Som Jeg

Composer: Blum/Haugaard

Performer(s): Helene Blum (Vocal)

Album: Folk & Roots from Denmark 2009 / Danish Folk Council / Promo CD

Duration: 3:20


Title: Like Organza

Composer: Eno / Wobble

Performer(s): Brian Eno (Synths / Treaments), Jah Wobble (Bass)

Album: Spinner / All Saints Records / HNCD 1495

Duration: 2:45


Title: Bruder Des Schattens

Composer: Fricke, Florian

Performer(s): Florian Fricke (Keyboards), Daniel Fichelscher (Guitars), Alois Gromer (Sitar), Bob Eliscu (Oboe), Ted De Jong (Tanboura)

Album: Nosferatu (Werner Herzog) OST / SPV Recordings / SPV 085-70192

Duration: 5:43


Title: Carey

Composer: Mitchell

Performer(s): Joni Mitchell (Vocal), Stephen Stills (Guitar & Bass); Russ Kunkel (Drums)

Album: Blue / Reprise / 7599-27199-2

Duration: 3:03


Title: Bluesology

Composer: Jackson, Milt

Performer(s): Jim Hart (Vibes), Barry Green (Piano), Matt Ridley (Dbl Bass), Steve Brown (Drums)

Album: MJQ Celebration / King's Gambit Records / KGR 001

Duration: 6:27


Title: What What What

Composer: Caoimhin O' Raghallaigh

Performer(s): This Is How We Fly

Album: This Is How We Fly / Playing With Music / Pwm14

Duration: 3:52


Title: Psyclepath

Composer: Caffrey, Greg

Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)

Album: Ogden/Caffrey: First Construction in Nylon / Cactus Records / RD12:09CD2

Duration: 2:25


Title: Hard Times Come Again No More

Composer: Foster, Stephen

Performer(s): James Taylor (Guitar & Vocal), Mark O'Connor (Violin); Yo-Yo Ma (Cello); Edgar Meyer (Bass)

Album: Appalachian Journey / Sony / Sk66782

Duration: 3:43


Title: Prelude No. 7 In E Flat Major Bwv852

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Bach -The Well Tempered Clavier - Angela Hewitt / Hyperion / CDS44291

Duration: 3:34


Title: Don't Want To Know

Composer: Martyn, John

Performer(s): John Martyn (Vocal, Guitar), John Bundrick (Keyboards), Dave Mattacks (Drums), Dave Pegg (Bass), Danny Thompson (Dbl Bass)

Album: Solid Air / Island / IMCD 274548147-2

Duration: 3:04


Title: The Forfar Sodger

Composer: Traditional Scottish

Performer(s): Aileen Carr (Vocals)

Album: Folk Songs Of North East Scotland (Recordno: CDTRAX 5003) / Greentrax Recordings / CDTRAX 5003

Duration: 3:03


Title: Willow Weep For Me

Composer: Ronnell, Ann

Performer(s): Thelonious Monk (Piano), Milt Jackson (Vibes), Al Mckibbon (Bass), Art Blakey (Drums)

Album: Thelonious Monk Vol.2 - Let's Cool One (Recordno: 8.120673) / Naxos / 8.120673

Duration: 3:02


Title: Women Of Britain: Warren. To My Dearly Beloved Boy / It's A Beautiful August Monring / Your First Factory / You Set Out For A Training Camp

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Samuel West (Narrator), Hallé

Album: Britten To America - Music For Radio And Theatre / NMC Recordings / NMC D190

Duration: 6:53


Title: Corpus Christi Carol

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Matthew Barley (Cello)

Album: Matthew Barley: The Silver Swan / Black Box / BBM1068

Duration: 3:02


Title: Across The Universe

Composer: Lennon / McCartney

Performer(s): John Lennon (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: The Beatles Anthology 2 / Apple / 7243 8 34448 2 3

Duration: 3:28


Title: She's That Kind Of Mystery

Composer: Morrissey, Bill

Performer(s): Bill Morrissey (Vocals, Guitar), Robin Batteau (Violin), Richard Gates (Bass), Shawn Colvin (Vocal)

Album: The Singer Songwriter Collection / Rounder Heritage / 1166-11591-2

Duration: 3:26


Title: The Henrysons

Composer: Muthspiel, Wolfgang

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: 7:04


Title: Duo For Cello And Piano Op. 59 - Movement I - Andantino

Composer: Raff, Joachim

Performer(s): Daniel Muller-Schott (Cello), Robert Kulek (Piano), Bamberger Symphoniker

Album: Raff: Cello Concertos - Muller-Schott ~~ CDH7819 / Tudor / Tudor 7121

Duration: 6:51


Title: Here's That Rainy Day

Composer: Van Heusen / Burke

Performer(s): Paul Desmond (Alto Sax), Jim Hall (Guitar), Percy Heath (Bass), Connie Kay (Drums)

Album: Feeling Blue / Camden / 74321 400552

Duration: 5:43


Title: Know

Composer: Drake

Performer(s): Nick Drake (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Pink Moon / Island / IMCD71

Duration: 2:22


Title: Sisters Of Mercy

Composer: Cohen, Leonard

Performer(s): Leonard Cohen (Vocal)

Album: Songs of Leonard Cohen ~~ B496705 / Columbia / 4686002

Duration: 3:34


Title: Mike's Fancy

Composer: Durack, Austin

Performer(s): Austin Durack (Guitar)

Album: Fingerpicker / Austin Durack / AMD006

Duration: 2:06


Title: The Blue Bird Variations Theme

Complete Work Name: Theme

Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s): Conventus, Andrew West (Piano) Janet Coxwell (Soprano), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Blue In Blue / Black Box / Bbm1081

Duration: 5:28


Title: Humility

Composer: Sosa, Omar

Performer(s): Omar Sosa (Piano)

Album: Senses / Otá / OTA 1026

Duration: 2:57



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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