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 27 June 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

This week, we feature the recordings of a blues singer, guitarist and harmonica player who enjoyed much success with Chess Records during the 1950s - the one and only Howlin' Wolf.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Sister Rosetta Goes Before Us

Composer: Phillips, Sam

Performer(s): Alison Krauss (Vocals, Fiddle), T-Bone Burnett (Guitar); Marc Ribot (Banjo, Elec Gtr), Dennis Crouch (Bass), Jay Bellerose(D)

Album: Raising Sand (Recordno: 4759382) / Rounder / 4759382

Duration: 3:25


Title: The Light From One

Composer: Brun / Engine Earz Fexperiment

Performer(s): Ane Brun (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: It All Starts With One (Recordno: DEMCD12) / Balloon Ranger Recordings / DEMCD12

Duration: 5:21


Title: East Of The Sun And West Of The Moon

Composer: Brooks/Bowman

Performer(s): Conte Candoli (Trumpet), Lou Levy (Piano), Leroy Vinnegar (Bass), Shelly Manne (Drums)

Album: Best Of The West Coast Sessions / Verve / 5370842

Duration: 6:20


Title: Fugue No.14 In D Minor

Composer: Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario

Performer(s): Joao Luiz, Douglas Lora (Guitars)

Album: Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Music For Two Guitars: 2 / Naxos / 8.570778

Duration: 2:05


Title: Prehensile Dream

Composer: Anderson, Reid

Performer(s): Ethan Iverson (Piano), Reid Anderson (Bass) David King (Drums)

Album: Suspicious Activity? - The Bad Plus (Recordno: 82876 74188 2) / Columbia / 82876 74188 2

Duration: 8:12


Title: Triste

Composer: Jobim, Antonio Carlos

Performer(s): Earl Klugh (Guitar)

Album: Blue Note Plays Bossa Nova / Blue Note / 50999-215999-2-7

Duration: 2:07


Title: Newry Town

Performer(s): Tim Van Eyken (Vocal), Dr Faustus

Album: The First Cut / Fellside Recordings / FECD177

Duration: 3:53


Title: Crazy Man Michael

Composer: Thompson / Swarbrick

Performer(s): Fairport Convention

Album: Liege & Lief / Island

Duration: 4:41


Title: Improvisation No.2

Composer: Reinhardt, Django

Performer(s): Django Reinhardt (Guitar)

Album: Retrospective 1934-53 - Django Reinhardt (3-CD) / Saga / 038 161-2

Duration: 2:44


Title: The Faithful Night & I

Composer: Faitelson, Dalia

Performer(s): Thommy Anderrson (Bass), Lisbeth Diers (Percussion)

Album: As The World Sleeps - Listen To Me / Digital release only /

Duration: 6:09


Title: I Wished On The Moon

Composer: Rainger\Parker

Performer(s): Russell Garcia's Orchestra

Album: Jazz - Round Midnight / Verve / 3145216562

Duration: 3:56


Title: Skylark (Alternate Version)

Composer: Carmichael / Mercer

Performer(s): Aretha Franklin (Vocals)

Album: The Queen In Waiting / Columbia / Legacy / COL 508621 2

Duration: 4:04


Title: Poor Boy

Composer: Burnett, Chester

Performer(s): Howlin' Wolf (Vocals, Acoustic Guitar), Eric Clapton (Lead Guitar), Steve Winwood (Kybds), Bill Wyman (Bass), Charlie Watts (Drums), Et Al

Album: The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions / Chess / CHBD 9297

Duration: 3:07


Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - Viii: Hostias

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Barry Banks (Tenor), London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir

Album: Berlioz - Grande Messe des morts (2-CD) (Recordno: 2SACD LSO 0729) / L.S.O. Live / 2SACD LSO 0729

Duration: 3:47


Title: V & V For Violin And Taped Voice With String Orchestra

Composer: Kancheli, Giya

Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili (Violin), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Lisa Batiashvili : Echoes of Time / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779299

Duration: 10:58


Title: Rain Forest

Composer: Fahey, John

Performer(s): John Fahey (Guitar)

Album: Rain Forests, Oceans And Other Themes / Rounder / Varrick / CD 019

Duration: 6:47


Title: Kothbiro

Composer: Achieng / Ogada

Performer(s): Ayub Ogada (Vocal)

Album: Music from the Coffee Lands / Putumayo / PUTU 135-2

Duration: 5:32


Title: I Didn't Know What Time It Was

Composer: Rodgers/Hart

Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocal)

Album: Songs For Distingue Lovers / Verve / 539056-2

Duration: 6:07


Title: Blackberry Stone

Composer: Marling, Laura

Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocal)

Album: Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can / Virgin Records / CDV3075

Duration: 3:25


Title: String Trio In A Minor (2nd Movement) Larghetto

Composer: Reger, Max

Performer(s): Jacques Thibaud String Trio

Album: Cras, Reger, Dohnányi, Kodály / Audite / 97.534

Duration: 6:53


Title: Studies In Canon Form For Oboe D'Amore, Cello And Piano (3rd Movement) Andantino

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Anita Leuzinger (Cello), Anton Kernjak (Piano)

Album: Aschenmusik / ECM Records / ECM New Series 2395 481 0957

Duration: 1:44


Title: Jb's Song

Composer: Dobson, Bonnie

Performer(s): Ben Paley (Fiddle)

Album: Take Me For a Walk In the Morning Dew / Hornbeam Recordings / HBR0003

Duration: 3:42


Title: That Damn Volcano

Composer: Mantler, Karen

Performer(s): Doug Wieselman (Guitar, Bass Clarinet), Kato Hideki (Bass)

Album: Business Is Bad / Xtra WATT / ECM / Xtra WATT /14 376 8680

Duration: 5:09


Title: Nocturne No. 4

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): Pascal Roge (Piano)

Album: Piano Dreams: The Erik Satie Collection - Pascal Roge / Decca / 458 105-2

Duration: 3:03


Title: Eleanor Plunkett

Composer: Carolan, Turlough O

Performer(s): Mark Anthony Mcgrath (Guitar)

Album: Mark Anthony McGrath: Champagne & Onions / Mark Anthony McGrath / MA-MCG 4

Duration: 6:50


Title: Evening Star

Composer: Fripp / Eno

Performer(s): Robert Fripp (Guitars) Brian Eno (Keyboards)

Album: A Brief History Of Ambient / Virgin / AMBT1

Duration: 7:29



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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