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 13 July 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Blue Bossa. In the week leading up to the 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: Oculi Omnium

Composer: di Lasso, Orlando

Performer(s): Concerto Palatino, Currende

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

Duration: 4:23


Title: Just Friends

Composer: Klenner / Lewis

Performer(s): Charlie Parker (Alto Sax), Ray Brown (Bass), Buddy Rich (Drums), + Strings

Album: Charlie Parker With Strings - The Master Takes / Verve / 523 984-2

Duration: 3:33


Title: Takeda (Homesick Blues)

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Lionel Loueke (Guitar), Curtis Fowlkes (Trombone), Ben Allison (Bass), Nasheet Waits (Driums)

Album: Gathering Light / Motema / 233033

Duration: 4:51


Title: We Don't Care

Composer: Koité, Habib/Bibb, Eric

Performer(s): Habib Koité, Eric Bibb (Vocals, Acoustic Guitars)

Album: Brothers In Bamako / Contre-Jour / CJ 028

Duration: 4:00


Title: The Wind

Composer: Fogarty, Seamus

Performer(s): Seamus Fogarty (All Instruments/Programming)

Album: God Damn You Mountain ~~ PDCC / Fence Records / FNC 908

Duration: 5:34


Title: Astrid's Vals

Composer: Johansson, Olov

Performer(s): Olov Johansson (Nyckelharpa), Catriona Mckay (Harp)

Album: Olov Johansson & Catriona McKay: Foogy / Olov Johansson Musik / OJM009

Duration: 3:25


Title: Pensiero

Composer: Bridge, Frank

Performer(s): Dame Avril Piston (Viola), Shamonia Harpa (Piano)

Album: Heartache An Anthology of English Viola Music / Guild / GMCD7275

Duration: 4:23


Title: Jordens Oro Viker

Composer: Norman, Ludvig

Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble

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

Duration: 5:43


Title: Trivium

Composer: Eespere, Rene

Performer(s): Camerata Tallinn

Album: Northern Lights / Finlandia Records / 11421-2

Duration: 3:29


Title: Seneca

Composer: Smith, Patti

Performer(s): Patti Smith (Vocals)

Album: Banga / Columbia / 88697222175

Duration: 5:40


Title: Rio

Composer: Shorter, Wayne

Performer(s): Lee Morgan (Trumpet)

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

Duration: 6:10


Title: Monkey Dung Man

Composer: Lowe, Jez

Performer(s): The Unthanks

Album: Songs from the Shipyards - Diversions, Vol. 3 / Rabble Rouser Music / RRM011

Duration: 2:06


Title: Romance Oubliée

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: 3:48


Title: En Reve (Nocturne)

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Paul Lewis (Piano)

Album: Liszt - Sonata in B Minor, Piano Works / Harmonia Mundi / HMA1951845

Duration: 2:34


Title: Glass

Composer: Fitkin, Graham

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

Album: Edentide / Suntara Records / SUN7422002

Duration: 7:33


Title: The Cascades

Composer: Pecknold

Performer(s): Fleet Foxes

Album: Helplessness Blues / Bella Union / BELLACD283

Duration: 2:07


Title: Goldberg Variations - Aria

Composer: Bach, J.S.

Performer(s): Benoit Dunoyer De Segonzac (Bass), André Arpino (Drums)

Album: My Personal Favorites: The Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Bach / Telarc / TEL-35319-02

Duration: 2:28


Title: I Wonder What Is Keeping My True Love Tonight

Composer: Kennedy, MacColl

Performer(s): Brian Kennedy

Album: Voice / BKCD001

Duration: 4:40


Title: Sonata For Violin And Piano - Ii: Intermezzo

Composer: GEMA

Performer(s): Raffaella Gazzana (Piano)

Album: Duo Gazzana / ECM New Series / 2356 481 0894

Duration: 6:22


Title: Slow Down

Composer: JB Lenoir

Performer(s): Cassandra Wilson (Vocals), Kevin Brett, Marvin Sewall (Guitar)

Album: Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues; The Soul of Man / Columbia/ Legacy / 512570 2

Duration: 2:21


Title: And The Willow Tree Smiled

Composer: Van Schothorst, Anne

Performer(s): Anne Van Schothorst (Harp), Saskia Laroo (Trumpet)

Album: Ek is Eik: Anne Vanschothorst Harp + Bass + Percussion + Trumpet + Viola da Gamba / Big Round Records / BR893Z

Duration: 4:57


Title: Don't Explain

Composer: Herzog/Holiday

Performer(s): Herbie Hancock Featuring Lisa Hannigan And Damien Rice, Tomo: Drums; Vyvienne Long: Cello; Shane Fitzsimons: Bass

Album: Possibilities / WEA International / US3R80503006

Duration: 4:51


Title: In A Landscape

Composer: Cage, John

Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)

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

Duration: 10:10


Title: O Que Tinha Que Ser

Composer: Jobim / de Moraes

Performer(s): Cristina Braga (Vocals, Harp), Ricardo Medeiros (Bass), Joca Moraes (Drums)

Album: Harpa Bossa / Enja / ENJ-9547-2

Duration: 3:50


Title: Dawn

Composer: Stevenson

Performer(s): Savourna Stevenson

Album: Acoustic Music Unwired From Around The World / World Music Network / RGNET 1023 CD

Duration: 3:12


Title: Breathing Out

Composer: Bartlett, Thomas

Performer(s): Thomas Bartlett Aka Doveman (Vocals, Piano Et Al), Aaron Dessner(Guitar); Glen Hansard (B/Vocals)

Album: The Conformist / Brassland / HWY 023

Duration: 3:21


Title: Bell Metal Lane

Composer: Arguelles, Julian

Performer(s): Julian Arguelles (Saxes), S Sulzmann (Flutes), H Lowther (Tpt & Flugelhorn), Et Al, Trinity College Of Music String Ensemble

Album: As Above So Below / Provocateur / PVC 1033

Duration: 5:41


Title: Zoo

Composer: DiFranco, Ani

Performer(s): Ani Difranco (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Which Side Are You On? / Righteous Babe Records / PRO20731

Duration: 3:08


Title: Pueblo: Part I - Labrador

Composer: Saluzzi, José M.

Performer(s): Dino Saluzzi Group

Album: El Valle de la Infancia / ECM Records / ECM 2370 377 0032

Duration: 2:31


Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel

Composer: Part, Arvo

Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Simon Mulligan (Piano)

Album: Relax More (Recordno: Cfmcd032) / Classic FM / Cfmcd032

Duration: 8:48


Title: Tango

Composer: Albéniz, Isaac

Performer(s): Tilman Hoppstock (Guitar)

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

Duration: 2:53


Title: Triste

Composer: Jobim, Antonio Carlos

Performer(s): Dianne Reeves (Vocal)

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

Duration: 4:41


Title: Don't Cry For Me Argentina

Composer: Lloyd Webber / Rice

Performer(s): Milt Holland (Percussion), Bob Magnusson (Bass)

Album: Brazilian Soul / Concord Jazz / CCD 4150

Duration: 3:32


Title: Nostalghia

Composer: Couturier, Francois

Performer(s): Francois Couturier (Piano), Anja Lechner (Cello), Jean-Marc Larche (Soprano Sax), Jean-Louis Matinier (Accordion)

Album: Nostalghia - Song for Tarkovsky / ECM Records / ECM 1979 987 7379

Duration: 8:27


Title: Tota Pulchra Es Maria

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Ensemble Organum

Album: Corsican Chant / Harmonia Mundi / HMA1951495

Duration: 2:42



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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