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 5 July 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Born on July 4, Stephen Foster is under the Blue spotlight. This week we honour the "father of American music "with a variety of artists and interpretations.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Just Because

Composer: Detor, Krista

Performer(s): Krista Detor (Vocals And Piano)

Album: Flat Earth Diary

Duration: 4:35


Title: Blue Daughter Tattoo

Composer: Phelps, Kelly Joe

Performer(s): Kelly Joe Phelps (Guitars)

Album: Western Bell - Kelly Joe Phelps / Black Hen Music / BHMCD-0053

Duration: 4:47


Title: Jewelled Eyes

Composer: Simonds, Clodagh

Performer(s): Kate Ellis (Cello)

Album: Fovea Hex: Here is Where We Used to Sing / Janet Records / JRDS004A

Duration: 1:59


Title: For The Uncommon Man

Composer: Langley, Noel

Performer(s): Ruth Hall (Harp), Keith Fairbairn (Vibraphone, Marimba), Alcyona Mick (Piano)

Album: Edentide / Suntara Records / SUN7422002

Duration: 8:45


Title: Death Letter

Composer: House, Eddie James 'Son'

Performer(s): Son House (Guitar, Vocals)

Album: Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues - Son House / Columbia / Legacy / COL 512574 2

Duration: 4:21


Title: Avenue

Composer: Obel, Agnes

Performer(s): Agnes Obel (Voice/Piano), Anne Muller (Cello)

Album: Philharmonics (Recordno: PIASR 195CD) / Play It Again Sam / PIASR 195CD

Duration: 4:06


Title: Tre Canti - Ii: Quasi Grave E Commosso

Composer: Pizzetti, Ildebrando

Performer(s): Arnon Erez (Piano)

Album: Pizzetti & Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Violin Sonatas / Hyperion / CDA67869

Duration: 3:49


Title: Lamentationes Hieremiae Prophetae - Lectio 1

Composer: Ycart, Bernhard

Performer(s): Ensemble Officium

Album: Miserere mei Deus - Music For Passiontide around 1500 / Christophorus Records / CHE 0194-2

Duration: 6:57


Title: Beautiful Dreamer

Composer: Foster, Stephen

Performer(s): Jacqueline Schwab (Piano)

Album: Mark Twain's America: A Portrait in Music / Dorian / 90299

Duration: 4:05


Title: Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair

Composer: Foster, Stephen

Performer(s): Leila Josefowicz (Violin), John Novacek (Piano)

Album: Americana / Philips / 462948-2

Duration: 3:09


Title: Come Rain Or Come Shine

Composer: Arlen / Mercer

Performer(s): Live Maria Roggen (Vocals, Violin), Erlend Skomsvoll (Keyboards, Percussion), Sondre Meisfjord (Bass, Guitar), Hakon Mjaset Johansen (Drums)

Album: Red And Gold / Jazzland / 377 425-8

Duration: 4:55


Title: The Chase (Variations On Mussorgsky's Old Castle From Pictures At An Exhibition)

Composer: Amos, Tori

Performer(s): Tori Amos (Piano/Vocal), Apollon Musagete Quartet, Laura Lucas (Flute), Nigel Shore (Oboe), Andreas Ortensamer (Clarinet)

Album: Night of Hunters / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 9791

Duration: 3:03


Title: The Very Thought Of You

Composer: Noble, Ray

Performer(s): Nancy Wilson (Vocals)

Album: Yesterday's Love Songs, Today's Blues / Capitol Jazz / CDP 7 9365 2

Duration: 2:53


Title: Variations On A Theme By Mozart

Composer: Sor, Fernando

Performer(s): Tilman Hoppstock (Guitar)

Album: Alhambra - Spanish Guitar Music / Christophorus Records / CHE 0194-2

Duration: 7:37


Title: Pater Noster

Composer: di Lasso, Orlando

Performer(s): Concerto Palatino, Currende

Album: Orlando di Lasso - Motets / Christophorus Records / CHE 0192-2

Duration: 3:30


Title: One Dove

Composer: Hegarty/Reynolds

Performer(s): Antony And The Johnsons

Album: The Crying Light / Rough Trade / RTRADCD443

Duration: 5:34


Title: Pianos Of The 9th Ward

Composer: Sickafoose, Todd

Performer(s): Todd Sickafoose (Bass, Piano, Wurlitzer, Various Perc, Accordian Through A Leslie), Ani Difranco (Voice, Telephone Mic, Electric Ukele)

Album: Todd Sickafoose: Tiny Resistors / Cryptogramophone / CG138

Duration: 6:06


Title: Deep Space

Composer: Jones, Rickie Lee

Performer(s): Rickie Lee Jones (Vocal)

Album: The Magazine / Warner / 7599-25117-2

Duration: 3:13


Title: Turtle Soup

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: 6:01


Title: Ben Somewhen

Composer: Skempton, Howard

Performer(s): Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Album: Ben Somewhen - Howard Skempton: Choral & Chamber Music / NMC / NMC D135

Duration: 12:16


Title: When The World Was Young

Composer: Gerard/Mercer

Performer(s): Stan Getz (Saxophone), Gary Burton (Vibraphone)

Album: Too Marvelous For Words / Verve / 5571402

Duration: 5:54


Title: The Half-Finished Heaven

Composer: Sandstrom, Sven-David

Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble

Album: Forvarskvall - One Early Spring Evening / Convivium Records / CR017

Duration: 5:19


Title: The Astounding Eyes Of Rita

Composer: Brahem, Anouar

Performer(s): Anouar Brahem (Oud), Klaus Gesing (Bass Clarinet), Bjorn Meyer (Bass), Khaled Yassine (Darbouka, Bendir)

Album: Anouar Brahem: The Astounding Eyes of Rita / ECM / 1798628

Duration: 8:41


Title: Suite No.2 In D Minor - Courante

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Hopkinson Smith (Theorbo)

Album: Bach Suites Nos. 1,2,3 (Recordno: E 8937) / Naive / E 8937

Duration: 2:48


Title: Music For A While

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Garth Knox (Viola D'Amore), Agnes Vesterman (Cello)

Album: Saltarello - Garth Knox / ECM / ECM New Series 2157 476 4501

Duration: 3:29


Title: Nocturnal - Ix. Slow And Quiet

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Stefano Grondona (Guitar)

Album: Nocturnal - Stefano Grondona (Recordno: STR33954) / Stradivarius / STR33954

Duration: 2:56


Title: Firefly

Composer: Hiromi

Performer(s): Anthony Jackson (Bass), Simon Phillips (Drums)

Album: Alive / Telarc / TEL-35307-02

Duration: 7:31


Title: Lorraine

Composer: Strom/ Tweed

Performer(s): Karen Tweed (Accordion)

Album: Essentially Invisible to the Eye / May Monday Adventures / MMA 6327002

Duration: 5:29


Title: Still Learning

Composer: Jansen, Arne

Performer(s): Arne Jansen (Guitars), Andreas Edelmann (Bass), Eric Schaefer (Drums), Friedrich Paravicini (Keyboards, Vibes), Stephan Braun (Cello)

Album: The Sleep Of Reason - Ode To Goya (Recordno: 9539-2) / Act Music / 9539-2

Duration: 6:07



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

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