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 21 June 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

We sample the wide-ranging creativity of Micheál Ó Súilleabháin, pianist, composer, musicologist and Professor of Music at the University of Limerick all this week on Blue

Music Played on the Show


Title: The Entertainer

Composer: Joplin, Scott

Performer(s): Marvin Hamlisch (Piano)

Album: The Sting - OST / MCA / MCLD 19027

Duration: 2:36


Title: Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Chaconne: Body Through

Composer: Adams, John

Performer(s): Chloe Hanslip (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Adams: Violin Concerto / Naxos / 8.559302

Duration: 10:49


Title: La Danse De Mardi Gras

Composer: Balfa, Dewey

Performer(s): Dewey Balfa, The Balfa Brothers

Album: The Balfa Brothers Play Traditional Cajun Music Vols 1 & 2 / Swallow Records / Ace / CDCHD 955

Duration: 2:22


Title: Jean De Florette - Theme

Complete Work Name: Jean De Florette

Composer: Petit, Jean-Claude

Performer(s): Toots Thielemans (Harmonica), Orchestra Of Paris

Album: Classical Chill out 2 CD 2 / Circa Records / 724356208728

Duration: 2:32


Title: Cut You Loose

Composer: London

Performer(s): Buddy Guy (Guitar/ Vocals), Junior Wells (Harmonica/ Vocals)

Album: Buddy Guy & Junior Wells: Alone and Acoustic (Recordno: ALCD 4802) / Alligator Records / ALCD 4802

Duration: 4:03


Title: You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me -- Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You?

Composer: Warren / Dubin

Performer(s): Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet), Ben Webster (Tenor Sax), Oscar Peterson (Piano), Barney Kessell (Guitar), Ray Brown (Bass), Alvin Stoller (Drums)

Album: The Soul Of Ben Webster (2-CD) / Verve / 527 475-2

Duration: 6:53


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 (2nd Movement) - Adagio

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Choir

Album: Alfred Brendel - A Birthday Tribute ~~ CDH09490 / Decca Records / 478 2604

Duration: 14:09


Title: Chapeau Bas

Composer: Barbara

Performer(s): Barbara

Album: Master série : Barbara, vol. 1 & 2 / Le Chant Du Monde / 274 1729

Duration: 2:40


Title: Hymn To A Great City

Composer: Part, Arvo

Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: A Place Between - Louth Contemporary Music Society / Louth Contemporary Music Society / LCMS901

Duration: 3:13


Title: The Red Violin

Composer: Corigliano, John

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: The Red Violin: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Recordno: Sk30101) / Sony / Sk30101

Duration: 1:33


Title: Ah, Sweet Dancer

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Performer(s): Micheal O Suilleabhain (Piano), Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Oilean / Venture / Cdve40

Duration: 6:45


Title: Django

Composer: Lewis, John

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: 6:50


Title: Oblivion

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Unexpected Songs / Julian Lloyd Webber / EMI / 094635948820

Duration: 3:46


Title: Mantra 1

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: 6:15


Title: Little Boxes

Composer: Reynolds, Malvina

Performer(s): Pete Seeger

Album: Headlines & Footnotes: A Collection of Topical Songs

Duration: 1:53


Title: Lansiranta

Composer: Lepisto, Markku

Performer(s): Markku Lepisto (2- & 5-Row Accordions), Pekka Lehti (Double Bass)

Album: Helsinki - Lepisto & Lehti / Aito Records / AICD 012

Duration: 4:07


Title: Across The Wide Ocean

Composer: Traditional / Barker, Les

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: 11:49


Title: Alone At Night

Composer: Nordenstam, Stina

Performer(s): Stina Nordenstam (Vocal), Johan Ekelund (Keyboards); Per Hammarstrom (Violin); Ronnie Sjokvist (Violin); Anna Harju (Viola)

Album: Memories of a Color / EastWest / 4509-90767-2

Duration: 5:49


Title: The Way Of The World

Composer: Allison / Henry

Performer(s): Mose Allison (Vocals, Piano), Greg Leisz (Guitars), Walter Smith Iii (Tenor Saxophone), Et Al

Album: The Way Of The World (Recordno: 7059-2 / Anti- / 7059-2

Duration: 2:50


Title: Cathedrals

Composer: J.Clifford

Performer(s): Heidi Talbot (Vocals), Boo Hewerdine (Guitar), Roy Dodds (Percussion),John Mccusker (Fiddle), John Doyle (Guitar)

Album: In Love and Light / Navigator Records / Navigator 6

Duration: 3:18


Title: Railroad Man

Composer: Sakamoto, Ryuichi

Performer(s): Ryuichi Sakamoto (Piano)

Album: Ryuichi Sakamoto: Moto.Tronic / Sony Classical / SK 93044

Duration: 4:42


Title: Last Leaves Of Autumn

Composer: Orton, Beth

Performer(s): Beth Orton (Vocals/ Guitar), Rob Burger (All Keys), Brian Blade (Drums, Perc), Sebastian Steinberg (Bass)

Album: Sugaring Season / Anti / 7118-2

Duration: 4:00


Title: Limits

Composer: Coughlan / Hastings / Sinclair / Sinclair

Performer(s): Pye Hastings (Vocal / Guitar), Jimmy Hastings (Flute)

Album: If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You / Decca / 8829682

Duration: 1:35



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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