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 22 June 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

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

Music Played on the Show


Title: The West Coast Of Clare

Composer: Irvine, Andy

Performer(s): Andy Irvine (Vocals), Planxty

Album: The Definitive Irish Folk Collection / Sony Music / Folk CD1

Duration: 5:34


Title: Out Towards The Sea

Composer: Braein, Edvard

Performer(s): Iceland Symphony Orchestra

Album: Norwegian Classical Fovourites 2 / Naxos / 8.557018

Duration: 3:11


Title: Fred's Worried Life Blues

Composer: McDowell, Edward Alexander

Performer(s): Fred Mcdowell (Guitar, Vocal)

Album: The Rough Guide to Bottleneck Blues / World Music Network / RGNET1151CD

Duration: 2:42


Title: Moving Mountains

Composer: Wesseltoft / Sriram / Nehme / Saleh / Kheir

Performer(s): Bugge Wesseltoft (Piano), Josemi Carmona (Guitar), Maryam Seth, Georges Nehme (Vocals), Shrikant Sriram (Bass, Flute), Vivek Rajagopalan, Khaled Yassine, Amade Cossa (Percussion)

Album: OK World / Jazzland Recordings / 376 365-5

Duration: 8:13


Title: Woodbrook

Complete Work Name: Woodbrook

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

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

Album: The Most Relaxing Classical Album In The World... Ever Vol 2 ~~ G326017 / Virgin/Emi / 724384763824

Duration: 3:32


Title: An Cailin Deas Chruite Na Mbo - The Pretty Milkmaid

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Performer(s): Micheal O'Suilleabhain, Colm Murphy (Bodhran), Mel Mercies (Bones)

Album: The Dolphin's Way (Recordno: CDVE 1) / Virgin Records / CDVE 1

Duration: 2:07


Title: String Quartet No. 5 (V)

Composer: Glass, Philip

Performer(s): Dublin Guitar Quartet

Album: The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass / Orange Mountain Music/Music Network / OMM/Music Network Promo

Duration: 7:40


Title: Billy Don't You Weep For Me

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Nic Jones (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Unearthed / Mollie Music / MMCD 02/03

Duration: 4:53


Title: Somewhere In Time (Theme)

Composer: Barry, John

Performer(s): John Barry & His Orchestra

Album: The Very Best of John Barry (Recordno: 88697 07222 2) / Sony BMG / 88697 07222 2

Duration: 9:02


Title: Part Iv - Aka Come Sunday

Composer: Ellington, Duke

Performer(s): Mahalia Jackson (Vocal), Duke Ellington Orchestra

Album: Black, Brown & Beige / Columbia/Legacy / CK 65566

Duration: 7:58


Title: Violin Sonata No 3 - Movement Iii - Lento - Con Moto

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): Susanne Stanzeleit (Violin), Gustav Fenyo (Piano)

Album: Delius Violin Sonatas (Complete) - Susanne Stanzeleit (violin) / NAXOS / 8572261

Duration: 7:26


Title: Symphony No.2 - Part One: Prologue

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Jean Louis Steurman, Florida Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Bernstein - Symphony No.2... / Naxos / 8.559099

Duration: 2:44


Title: Burning Man

Composer: Thompson, Richard

Performer(s): Richard Thompson (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Dream Attic (2-CD) / Proper Records / PRPCDX064

Duration: 4:23


Title: From Where I Lie / Sheepcounting

Composer: John Tams

Performer(s): John Tams (Vocal / Guitar), Barry Coope (Vocal)

Album: The Acoustic Folk Box (4-CD) (Recordno: TSCD4001-4) / Topic Records / TSCD4001-4

Duration: 5:43


Title: Two Widows

Composer: Wood, Chris

Performer(s): Chris Wood (Guitar/Vocals), Andy Gangadeen(Drums); Robert Jarvis (Trombone); Barney Morse Brown(Cello)

Album: Handmade Life / English Accoustic Collective / RUFCD012

Duration: 6:04


Title: I Could Bring You Jewels - Had I A Mind To

Composer: Dickinson, Emily/Foster, Josephine

Performer(s): Josephine Foster (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Graphic as a Star / Fire / FIRE 136

Duration: 2:14


Title: Into The Dark Again

Composer: Doyle, Roger

Performer(s): Roger Doyle (Programming)

Album: The Room in The Tower / Artist Private Collection

Duration: 5:16


Title: 3.25

Composer: Sosa, Omar

Performer(s): Omar Sosa (Piano)

Album: Senses / Otá / OTA 1026

Duration: 3:29


Title: Neptune, The Mystic

Composer: Holst, Gustav

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra, London Voices

Album: Discover the Classics: Myths and Legends / IMP / Pcds6

Duration: 7:15


Title: Valse Lente

Composer: Tailleferre, Germaine

Performer(s): Aldo Ciccolini (Piano)

Album: Aldo Ciccolini - 13 Waltzes (Recordno: LDV 13) / La dolce volta / LDV 13

Duration: 2:15


Title: Jerusalem Revisited

Composer: Boyes, Jim

Performer(s): Jim Boyes (Vocals), Barry Coope & Lester Simpson (Vocals), Ensemble Name - Coope, Boyes & Simpson

Album: The Acoustic Folk Box (4-CD) (Recordno: TSCD4001-4) / Topic Records / TSCD4001-4

Duration: 4:57


Title: Silent Partner

Composer: Barber, Patricia

Performer(s): Patricia Barber (Vocal, Piano), John Mclean (Gtr), Dave Douglas (Trumpet), Michael Arnopol (Bass), Mark Walker (Drums)

Album: Modern Cool - Patricia Barber / Blue Note / Premonition / 7243 5 21811 2 4

Duration: 5:08



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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