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 18 July 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Julian Bream fell in love with the guitar aged nine on hearing Django Reinhardt; he's 81 this week - we honour him on Blue with selections from his varied catalogue.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Piece From The Year 1981

Composer: Sumera, Lepo

Performer(s): Lauri Vainmaa (Piano)

Album: Northern Lights - Music Of Contemplation For A New Age / Finlandia Records / 11421-2

Duration: 7:05


Title: Just The Motion

Composer: Thompson, R & L

Performer(s): Simon Nicol (Guitar), David Mattacks (Drums), Et Al

Album: Shoot Out the Lights / Hannibal / 1779769

Duration: 6:19


Title: Where To Go From Here

Composer: Thompson, Teddy

Performer(s): Marius De Vries (Keyboards, Percussion)

Album: A Piece of What You Need / Verve / 1779769

Duration: 3:12


Title: Bigger Than Home

Composer: Delago, Manu

Performer(s): Manu Delago (Hang, Drums, Keyboards)

Album: Bigger Than Home / / SWR 52/13

Duration: 4:46


Title: The Beauty Of It All

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: 6:17


Title: Serenade In C Major For String Trio (2nd Movement) Romanza: Adagio Non Troppo

Composer: Dohnányi, Ernst

Performer(s): Jacques Thibaud String Trio

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

Duration: 3:49


Title: Impromptu In G Flat Major

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Myung Whun Chung (Piano)

Album: Piano / ECM Records / ECM New Series 2342 481 0765

Duration: 7:38


Title: Bamba

Composer: Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel

Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure (Guitar), Idan Raichel (Piano), Yossi Fine (Bass), Souleymane Kane (Calabash)

Album: The Toure-Raichel Collective / Cumbancha / CMB-CD-22

Duration: 5:59


Title: Toccata

Composer: Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo

Performer(s): Rolf Lislevand (Guitar), Arianna Savall (Triple Harp) Pedro Estevan (Percussion), Rolf Lislevand Ensemble

Album: Nuove Musiche / ECM / 476 3049

Duration: 5:31


Title: Minuet In A, With Variations

Composer: McGibbon, William

Performer(s): Shona Mooney (Fiddle), Andy Watt (Guitar, Mandolin)

Album: Northumbrian Exchanges / sfz Music / SFZM0114

Duration: 3:25


Title: My Love Came To Dublin

Composer: Galvin, Patrick

Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals), Andy Cutting, Mark Emerson, Tim Harries

Album: Apples / Topic / TSCD0568

Duration: 4:36


Title: River Man

Composer: Nick Drake

Performer(s): Nick Drake

Album: Five Leaves Left (Remastered) / Island / IMCD8

Duration: 4:31


Title: Un Grand Sommeil Noir

Composer: Varese, Edgarde

Performer(s): Mirelle Delunsch (Soprano), Francois Kerdoncuff (Piano), Asko Ensemble

Album: Varese - The Complete Works (2-CD) / Decca / 460 208-2

Duration: 2:50


Title: Nos Qui Sumus In Hoc Mundo

Composer: di Lasso, Orlando

Performer(s): Concerto Palatino, Currende

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

Duration: 2:04


Title: The Sun Went Down

Composer: Lewis, Boyd

Performer(s): T-Bone Walker (Vocals, Guitar), Eddie Davis (Tenor Saxophone), Eddie Hutcherson (Trumpet), Et Al

Album: T-Bone Walker - The Complete Imperial Recordings 1950-1954 / EMI Blues Series / EMI CDP-7-96737-2

Duration: 2:20


Title: The Morning After

Composer: Jones, Sean

Performer(s): Orrin Evans (Piano), Luques Curtis (Bass), Obed Calvaire (Drums)

Album: Improvise - Never Before Seen / Mac Avenue / MAC 1080

Duration: 7:14


Title: Courante -- Suite, S.996 In E Minor

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)

Album: Baroque Guitar Julian Bream / RCA VIctor Red Seal / 60494-2-RV

Duration: 3:46


Title: The Moon Song

Composer: Mandel, Johnny

Performer(s): Charlie Haden (Double Bass), Pat Metheny (Guitar)

Album: Beyond the Missouri Sky ~~ E248409 / Verve / 537130-2

Duration: 6:58


Title: Untold Stories

Composer: Darling, David

Performer(s): David Darling (Cello And Ambient Sounds)

Album: Prayer for Compassion / Wind Over The Earth / WE2340

Duration: 4:49


Title: Forvarskvall

Composer: Wikander, David

Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble

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

Duration: 4:22


Title: Die Zelle In Nonnewerth

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: 5:54


Title: Li'l Darlin'

Composer: Hefti / Salvador

Performer(s): Monty Alexander (Piano), Bucky Pizzarelli (Guitar), Martin Pizzarelli (Acoustic Bass)

Album: Romantica / Motema / 233851

Duration: 4:39


Title: Where Can I Go

Composer: Marling, Laura

Performer(s): Laura Marling (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Once I Was An Eagle / Virgin Records Ltd

Duration: 3:40


Title: The Fair Haired Child

Composer: Taylor, Martin

Performer(s): Martin Taylor (Guitar)

Album: The Colonel & the Governor / Mesa / Blue Moon / 2307

Duration: 4:44


Title: Irish Boy

Composer: Griffin, Patty

Performer(s): Patty Griffin (Vocals, Piano)

Album: American Kid / New West Records

Duration: 2:41


Title: Irish Coffee

Composer: Alakotila, Timo

Performer(s): Jpp, Timo Alakotila (Harmonium); Arto Jarvela (Fiddle) Et Al

Album: History / Northside Records / NSD 6026

Duration: 5:43


Title: Boots Of Spanish Leather

Composer: Dylan, Bob

Performer(s): Bob Dylan (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: The Witmark Demos: 1962 - 1964 (2-CD) / Columbia / Legacy / 88897 76179 2

Duration: 5:49


Title: I Hear A Rhapsody

Composer: Fargos / Baker / Gasparre

Performer(s): Zoot Sims (Tenor Sax), Bob Brookmeyer (Valve Trombone), Hank Jones (Piano) Et Al

Album: Tonite's Music Today / Poll Winners Records / PWR 27233

Duration: 2:32


Title: Tango Espanol

Composer: Pujol, Emilio

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)

Album: Spanish Guitar Recital ~~ D361713 / BMG / 74321680162

Duration: 3:48


Title: Salve Regina

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Ensemble Organum

Album: Corsican Chant / Harmonia Mundi / HMA1951495

Duration: 4:51


Title: If Ever I Would Leave You

Composer: Lerner / Loewe

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

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

Duration: 6:11



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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