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 12 July 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Blue Bossa. In the week leading up to Sunday's World Cup Final in Brazil, we feature vocal and instrumental "bossa nova" recordings by Getz, Gilberto, Jobim et al.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Cristo Redentor

Composer: Pearson, Duke

Performer(s): Donald Byrd

Album: A Bronx Tale (Music from the Motion Picture) / Blue Note / 50999-215999-2-7

Duration: 5:42


Title: Summer Painter

Performer(s): Bill Callahan

Album: Dream River / Drag City

Duration: 6:45


Title: Ride Along

Composer: Knapp, Lisa

Performer(s): Lisa Knapp (Vocal)

Album: Made in England: Tradition with a twist / Songlines/Arts Council England / Promo CD

Duration: 4:48


Title: Muqqam

Composer: Youssef Dhafer

Performer(s): Nguyen Le (Guitars, Programming), Paolo Fresu (Trumpet, Flugel, Electronics), Dhafer Youssef (Oud, Vocals, Electronics)

Album: Homescape / ACT / 9444-2 ACT

Duration: 2:43


Title: F.E.W. Blues

Composer: Weston, Randy

Performer(s): Billy Harper (Tenor Sax), Benny Powell (Trombone), Alex Blake (Bass), Billy Higgins (Drums), Neil Clarke (Percussion)

Album: Saga - Randy Weston African Rhythms / Verve / 529 237-2

Duration: 6:45


Title: Intermezzo For String Trio

Composer: Kodály, Zoltán

Performer(s): Jacques Thibaud String Trio

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

Duration: 5:11


Title: Quintet In E Flat Major (2nd Movement) Andante Cantabile

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Radu Lupu (Piano), Hans De Vries (Oboe), George Pieterson (Clarinet), Vicente Zarzo (French Horn), Brian Pollard (Bassoon)

Album: Brahms Piano Concerto No.1 Beethoven Quintet / Decca / 4782925

Duration: 7:32


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: Corcovado

Composer: Lees / Jobim

Performer(s): Grant Green (Guitar)

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

Duration: 5:56


Title: Love Comes To Me

Composer: Bonnie Prince Billy

Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy (Vocals), Emmett Kelly (Guitar), Daim Mccarthy (Vocals), Paul Oldham (Bass), Valgeir Sigurdsson (Mixing), Jim White (Drums

Album: The Letting Go - Bonnie Prince Billy / Domino Records / WIGCD182

Duration: 4:31


Title: Symphony No.1 In B Minor (2nd Movement) Andante Sostenuto

Composer: Lyapunov, Sergei

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano), Bbc Philharmonic

Album: Lyapunov - Symphony No.1 / Piano Concerto No.2 / Chandos / CHAN 9808

Duration: 10:28


Title: Crosslands

Composer: Gunnar Hoff, Jan

Performer(s): Borge Petersen Ovelier (Guitar)

Album: Crosslands / Curling Legs / CLPCD44

Duration: 7:20


Title: Prince Henri

Composer: Brinkmann, Jorg

Performer(s): Eric Vloeimans (Trumpet), Tuur Florizoone (Accordion), Jorg Brinkmann (Cello)

Album: Eric Vloeiman's Oliver's Cinema / Buzz / Challenge Records / ZZ 76111

Duration: 4:44


Title: No Provenance

Composer: Joanna Newsom

Performer(s): Joanna Newsom (Vocals/Harp)

Album: Have One On Me ~~ Not Available / Drag City / DC390CD

Duration: 6:25


Title: The Second Law

Composer: Hedges, Michael

Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)

Album: Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges / Windham Hill / 01934 11612 2

Duration: 3:09


Title: Empty Spaces

Composer: Gauthier / Keys

Performer(s): Mary Gauthier (Vocal), Gurf Morlix (Bass), Rick Richards (Drums), Rich Brotherton (Acoustic Guitar), Brian Standefer (Cello)

Album: Mercy Now / Lost Highway / B0003570-02

Duration: 3:44


Title: La Lugubre Gondola (Third Elegy)

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Pascal Amoyel (Piano)

Album: Alkan Sonata for cello and piano; Liszt Works for cello and piano / Harmonia Mundi / HMA 1951758

Duration: 9:40


Title: San Jacinto

Composer: Gabriel, Peter

Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals), New Blood Orchestra

Album: New Blood - Peter Gabriel (Recordno: 099967 915620) / Real World / 099967 915620

Duration: 6:58


Title: Floating

Composer: Hersch, Fred

Performer(s): John Hébert (Bass), Eric Mcpherson (Drums)

Album: Floating - Fred Hersch Trio / Palmetto Records / PM2171

Duration: 5:48


Title: String Quartet No.1 - Largo Funebre

Composer: Egge, Klaus

Performer(s): Oslo String Quartet

Album: Norwegian 20th Century String Quartets / Naxos / 8.554384

Duration: 5:40


Title: Miserere Mei Deus - Prima Pars

Composer: Desprez, Josquin

Performer(s): Ensemble Officium

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

Duration: 5:51


Title: Insensatez (How Insensitive)

Composer: Jobim / de Moraes

Performer(s): Stan Getz (Tenor Saxophone), Maria Toledo (Vocal)

Album: Stan Getz Bossa Nova (Recordno: 529904-2) / Verve / 529904-2

Duration: 3:23



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

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