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 Sunday 25 May 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Each night this week, we're airing selections from "A Thousand Kisses Deep", a brilliant 2014 re-working of eleven Leonard Cohen songs by the acclaimed Irish singer Christine Tobin

Music Played on the Show


Title: Roma

Composer: Keane, Eamon

Performer(s): Eamon Keane

Album: Hang The Moon / EKMCD 001

Duration: 5:18


Title: Everybody Knows

Composer: Cohen / Robinson

Performer(s): Christine Tobin (Vocals), Phil Robson (Guitar), Huw Warren (Accordion), Dave Whitford (Bass), Adriano Adewale (Percussion)

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

Duration: 6:55


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: Blackbird

Composer: Lennon / McCartney

Performer(s): Tommy Halferty (Guitar), Mike Nielsen (Guitar)

Album: In Two (Recordno: Imcd1011) / Imc / Imcd1011

Duration: 3:47


Title: '56

Composer: Toure, Ali Farka

Performer(s): Ali Farka Toure (Guitar), Toumani Diabate (Kora)

Album: Ali and Toumani / World Circuit / WCD083

Duration: 6:57


Title: Berceuse

Composer: Jarnfelt, Armas

Performer(s): Maarit Kirvessalo (Violin), Turku Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Finnish Orchestral Favourites / Naxos / 8/555773

Duration: 3:07


Title: Guirlandes, Opus 73 No.1

Composer: Scriabin, Alexander

Performer(s): Ivan Ilic

Album: The Transcendentalist / Hersey Records / Heresy 015

Duration: 4:17


Title: Bol's Song

Composer: Irgens-Jensen, Ludvig

Performer(s): Iceland Symphony Orchestra

Album: Norwegian Classical Favourites / Naxos / 8.557018

Duration: 2:45


Title: Lex

Composer: Vloeimans, Eric

Performer(s): Eric Vloeimans (Trumpet), Florian Weber (Piano)

Album: Eric Vloeimans, Florian Weber - Live At The Concertgebouw (Recordno: CHR70165) / Challenge Records / CHR70165

Duration: 3:58


Title: Mike's Fancy

Composer: Durack, Austin

Performer(s): Austin Durack (Guitar)

Album: Fingerpicker / Austin Durack / AMD006

Duration: 2:06


Title: Closing Time

Composer: Waits, Tom

Performer(s): Tom Waits (Vocals)

Album: Closing Time (Recordno: 7559-60836-2) / Elektra / 7559-60836-2

Duration: 4:20


Title: Akh Im Champen

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Gevorg Dabagian (Duduk)

Album: The Music Of Armenia ~~ R410508 / Celestial Harmonies / 13111-2

Duration: 3:48


Title: (I Wonder) Where Our Love Has Gone

Composer: Johnson, Buddy

Performer(s): Zoot Sims (Tenor Sax), Jimmy Rowles (Piano), George Mraz (Bass), Mousie Alexander (Drums)

Album: If I'm Lucky / Pablo / Original Jazz Classics / OJCCD-683-2

Duration: 4:54


Title: The Peacocks

Composer: Rowles, Jimmy

Performer(s): Stan Getz (Tenor Saxophone), Jimmy Rowles (Piano), Elvin Jones (Drums), Buster Williams (Bass)

Album: The Best Of The 50s And The 60s - Disc 1 / Columbia Jazz / C4K 91247

Duration: 5:42


Title: Miss Misery (Early Version)

Composer: Smith, Elliott

Performer(s): Elliott Smith (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: An Introduction to Elliott Smith / Domino / WIGCD265P

Duration: 2:52


Title: Harveys Last Day

Composer: Elfman

Performer(s): Danny Elfman

Album: Milk - Original Soundtrack / Decca / B0012309-02

Duration: 3:07


Title: Finale From Fahrenheit 451

Composer: Herrmann, Bernard

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Bernard Herrmann Film Scores (Recordno: 72138 35643-2) / Milan Records / 72138 35643-2

Duration: 4:38


Title: Die Blaue Stunde

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: 5:19


Title: Finisterre

Composer: Telfer, Ian

Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals), Tim Harries (Double Bass), Andy Cutting (Accordion), Huw Warren (Piano), Mark Emerson (Viola, Violin)

Album: Ashore / Topic Records / TSCD577

Duration: 6:22


Title: Transfigured Night (4th Movement) Sehr Breit Und Langsam

Composer: Schoenberg, Arnold

Performer(s): Thomas Kakuska (Viola), Valentin Erben (Cello), Arditti String Sextet

Album: Schoenberg - La Nuit Transfigurée (Recordno: NC 4002) / Naive / NC 4002

Duration: 9:12


Title: Vladimir's Blues

Composer: Richter, Max

Performer(s): Max Richter (Piano), Louisa Fuller/Natalia Bonner (Violin) John Metcalf (Viola) Philip Sheppard/Chris Worsey (Cello)

Album: Max Richter The Blue Notebooks / Max Richter / CD1304

Duration: 1:18


Title: The Lambeg Drummer

Composer: McConnell, Mickey

Performer(s): Frank Harte (Vocal), Donal Lunny (Guitar)

Album: Masters Of Tradition / RTÉ lyric fm / CD117

Duration: 4:04


Title: Nightporter

Composer: Sylvian, David

Performer(s): David Sylvian (Vocal, Piano)

Album: Gentlemen Take Polaroids - Japan / Virgin / CDV2180

Duration: 6:57



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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