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 17 May 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Each night this week, we featuring recordings by the innovative Kronos Quartet, a string quartet that has made more than 50 albums in a 40 year career.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Django

Composer: Lewis, John

Performer(s): Gunther Schuller (Flugelhorn), Eli "Lucky" Thompson (Tenor Sax), J.J. Johnson (Trombone), Aaron Sachs (Clarinet), Janet Putnam (Harp), Et Al

Album: European Windows / American Jazz Classics / 99004

Duration: 8:09


Title: Cry Of A Lady

Composer: Riley, Terry

Performer(s): Kronos Quartet, La Mystère Des Voix Bulgares

Album: A Thousand Thoughts / Nonesuch 536952 / 536952

Duration: 5:13


Title: Piano Sonata No.1 In D Minor (2nd Movement) Lento

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)

Album: Nikolai Lugansky - Rachmaninov Piano Sonatas 1 & 2 / Naive / Ambroisie / AM 208

Duration: 8:32


Title: Riverside

Performer(s): Agnes Obel

Album: Philharmonics

Duration: 3:38


Title: Here Comes The Blues

Composer: Harris, Wynonie

Performer(s): Wynonie Harris (Vocals)

Album: A Portrait Of Vintage Blues (2-CD) / Gallerie / GALE 436

Duration: 2:55


Title: I'M Going Home

Composer: Guthrie, Arlo

Performer(s): Arlo Guthrie (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Alice's Restaurant / Reprise / 244 045

Duration: 3:18


Title: Gnossienne # 1

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): Tony Mcmanus (Guitar)

Album: Mysterious Boundaries / Greentrax Recordings / CDTRAX 376

Duration: 4:00


Title: Theme From Summer Of '42

Composer: Legrand

Performer(s): George Benson

Album: Best of George Benson / Global / RADCD111

Duration: 5:07


Title: Cucurrucucu Paloma

Composer: Winstone / Mendez

Performer(s): Norma Winstone (Vocals), Klaus Gesing (Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone), Glauco Venier (Piano)

Album: Dance Without Answer / ECM Records / ECM 2333 374 3047

Duration: 4:08


Title: Beautiful Friend

Composer: O'Connor, Gerry

Performer(s): Gerry O'Connor (Tenor Guitar), Brendan O'Regan (Keys)

Album: High Up - Low Down / Myriad Media / MMCD003

Duration: 3:29


Title: Willie's Lady (Child 6)

Composer: Trad adapted Sir Francis James Child

Performer(s): Anais Mitchell (Vocals, Guitars), Jefferson Hamer (Vocals, Guitar); Viktor Krauss (Bass); Tim Lauer (Accordion); Brittany Haas (Fiddle)

Album: Child Ballads / Wilderland Records / Wilder002

Duration: 6:18


Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No. 24 In C Minor K. 491 (2nd Movement) Larghetto

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano), Vienna Philharmonic

Album: Mozart: Piano Concertos K. 414 and 491 - Wiener Philharmoniker: Maurizio Pollini / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 7167

Duration: 8:12


Title: Our Love Is Easy

Composer: Gardot / Harris

Performer(s): Melody Gardot (Vocals), Ken Charlie, Vinnie Paulino, Ben Ron,

Album: My One and Only Thrill - Melody Gardot ~~ CDB28777 / UCJ / 1790851

Duration: 5:29


Title: Sunken Treasure

Composer: Evans, Gil

Performer(s): Johnny Coles (Trumpet), The Gil Evans Orchestra

Album: Out Of The Cool (Recordno: IMP 11862) / Impulse / MCA / IMP 11862

Duration: 4:19


Title: Days Like These

Composer: Woods, Richard

Performer(s): Elbow Jane

Album: 3 Side Island / Fellside Recordings / FECD223

Duration: 4:49


Title: Fotheringay

Composer: Denny, Sandy

Performer(s): Sandy Denny (Vocal)

Album: The Music Weaver (2-CD) / Universal / Island / 530 725-9

Duration: 3:06


Title: Symphony No. 1 In G Minor Op. 13 ‘Winter Daydreams’ - Movement Ii - Adagio Cantabile Ma Non Tanto

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'Yich

Performer(s): New Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky: Symphonies Complete - Disk 1 / Brilliant Classics / 99792

Duration: 11:00


Title: Park Avenue Petite

Composer: Golson, Benny

Performer(s): Richard "Blue" Mitchell (Trumpet), Wynton Kelly (Piano), Sam Jones (Bass), Philly Joe Jones (Drums)

Album: Blue Soul / Riverside / Original Jazz Classics / OJCCD-765-2

Duration: 3:58


Title: Make Someone Happy

Composer: Comdon/Green/Styne

Performer(s): Tony Bennett (Vocal), Bill Evans (Piano)

Album: Tony Bennett and Bill Evans: Together Again / Concord / CCD-2198-2

Duration: 3:53


Title: Mysterious Mountain: Andante Espressivo

Composer: Hovhaness, Alan

Performer(s): Seattle Symphony

Album: Not Available (Recordno: De3157) / Delos / De3157

Duration: 5:27



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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