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 2 August 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

American pianist/producer Thomas Bartlett is best known to us as a key component of The Gloaming. But there's much more too him - find out each night this week.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Abet Abet

Composer: Yirga, Samuel/ Worku, Asnakech

Performer(s): Samuel Yirga (Piano, Organ, Rhodes, Midi Keyboards, Whistling), Studio Musicians

Album: Samuel Yirga: Guzo / Real World Records / CORW190 884108000311

Duration: 5:13


Title: Two Sentimental Romances - I. Andantino In A Major

Composer: Stenhammar, Wilhelm

Performer(s): Tobias Ringborg (Violin), Swedish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Swedish Romantic Violin Concertos / Naxos / 8.554287

Duration: 6:47


Title: Angel, Crying

Composer: Crowley, Morgan

Performer(s): Richie Buckey (Saxophone), Maire Breatnach (Violin)

Album: Time / Self release /

Duration: 3:33


Title: Ay, Que Me Abraso!

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Fahmi Alqhai (Viola Da Gamba), Miguel Ángel Cortés (Flamenco Guitar), Accademia Del Piacere

Album: Las idas y las vueltas - Spanish Baroque Meets Flamenco / Glossa / GCD P33203

Duration: 6:01


Title: Secret

Composer: Bartlett, Thomas

Performer(s): Doveman (Aka Thomas Bartlett (Piano/Vocals), Sam Amidon (Banjo/Acc Guitar); Dougie Bowne (Drums) Shahzad Ismaily (El Guitar); Peter Ecklund (Cornet)

Album: With My Left Hand I Raise the Dead / Brassland / HWY 017

Duration: 6:49


Title: Symphony No.6 In A Minor Tragic - Iii. Andante Moderato

Composer: Mahler, Gustav

Performer(s): Wdr Sinfonieorchester Koln

Album: Great Conductors of the 20th Century - Dimitri Mitropouulos / IMG Artists / 724357547123

Duration: 14:30


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: Runaround

Composer: Cale, J.J.

Performer(s): J.J. Cale (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Shades / Mercury / 800 105-2

Duration: 2:42


Title: Three Tango Movements For Orchestra (2nd Movement) Moderato

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Orquestra De Cambra Teatre Lliure

Album: Astor Piazzolla - Concerto For Bandoneon / Harmonia Mundi / HMG 501595

Duration: 8:30


Title: Midnight Sun

Composer: Mercer, Johnny/Burke, Sonny/Hampton, Lionel

Performer(s): Cleo Laine (Vocal), Gerry Mulligan (Baritone Sax), Mike Renzi (Piano), Jay Leonhart (Bass) Mark Whitfield (Guitar) Et Al

Album: Jazz / RCA Victor / BMG / 60548-2-RC

Duration: 6:42


Title: Time Has Told Me

Composer: Drake, Nick

Performer(s): Nick Drake (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Five Leaves Left / Island / 842 915-2

Duration: 4:27


Title: Suite For Strings - Ii. Andante

Composer: Rautavaara, Einojuhani

Performer(s): Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Northern Highlights - The Unltimate Finnish Orchestral Favourites / ONDINE / ODE9912

Duration: 6:43


Title: The Gardener

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals)

Album: A Quiet Eye / Green Linnet / GLCD 3129

Duration: 5:21


Title: The Queen And Her Soldier

Composer: Vega, Suzanne

Performer(s): Suzanne Vega (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: True Acoustic (3-CD) (Recordno: 530 201-3) / Spectrum / 530 201-3

Duration: 4:51


Title: Sonnet De Pétrarque

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)

Album: Nikolai Lugansky - Liszt / Naive / Ambroisie / AM 205

Duration: 6:50


Title: Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Composer: Arlen, Harold

Performer(s): Ferran Savall (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: Impro / Alia Vox / AVSA9906

Duration: 4:07


Title: A Sinister Decision

Complete Work Name: From A Modern Greek Adaptation Of "Medea" By Giorgos Cheimonas

Composer: Karaindrou, Eleni

Performer(s): Sokratis Sinopoulos (Constantinople Lute And Lyre), Yiorgos Kaloudis (Cello), Andreas Katsigiannis (Santouri), Harris Lambrakis (Ney), Andreas Papas (Bendir), Alexandros Arkadopoulos (Clarinet)

Album: Medea - Eleni Karaindrou / ECM Records / ECM 2376 376 2816

Duration: 3:55


Title: Woodstock

Composer: Mitchell, Joni

Performer(s): Joni Mitchell (Vocal, Wurlitzer)

Album: Hits / Reprise / 9 46326-2

Duration: 5:27


Title: Don't Smoke In Bed

Composer: Robison, Willard

Performer(s): Jack Teagarden (Vocals, Trombone), Don Goldie (Trumpet), Et Al

Album: Think Well of Me / Verve / Folio / 11619

Duration: 3:22


Title: Silence, Night & Dreams

Composer: Preisner, Zbigniew

Performer(s): Tom Cully, Zbigniew Preisner (Piano) Lars Danielsson(Cello)

Album: Silence, Night & Dreams ~~ C945302 / EMI / 094639399925

Duration: 6:59


Title: Without Her

Composer: Nilsson, Harry

Performer(s): Harry Nilsson (Vocals)

Album: Harry Nilsson / RCA / PD89081

Duration: 2:19


Title: Mizu / Water

Composer: Ibrahim, Abdullah

Performer(s): Abdullah Ibrahim (Synthesizer)

Album: Desert Flowers - Abdullah Ibrahim / Enja / ENJ-7011 2

Duration: 4:09


Title: Scarborough Fair/Canticle

Composer: Simon & Garfunkel

Performer(s): Paul Simon (Vocal), Art Garfunkel

Album: Simon and Garfunkel - Greatest Hits / Columbia Records / COL 0690032

Duration: 3:09


Title: Havik, For Viola & Percussion

Composer: Mansurian, Tigran

Performer(s): Kim Kashkashian (Viola), Robyn Schulkowsky (Percussion)

Album: Music of Tigran Mansurian and Komitas / ECM / ECM 1754

Duration: 4:50


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: Peace: An End (Alternate Mix)

Composer: Fripp / Sinfield

Performer(s): Greg Lake (Vocals), King Crimson

Album: In The Wake Of Poseidon - King Crimson 40th Anniversary Series / Panegyric / KCSP2

Duration: 2:06


Title: Away With These Self-Loving Lads

Composer: Dowland, John

Performer(s): La Nef

Album: Dowland in Dublin / ATMA Classique / ACD2 2650

Duration: 1:51


Title: Clair De Lune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Myung Whun Chung (Piano)

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

Duration: 5:44


Title: Fantasia (21)

Composer: Da Milano, Francesco

Performer(s): Paul O'Dette (Lute)

Album: Francesco Da Milano "Il divino" (Recordno: HMU 907557) / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 907557

Duration: 2:56


Title: A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing

Composer: Strayhorn, Billy

Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), Stephen Scott (Piano), Christian Mcbride (Bass), Gregory Hutchinson (Drums)

Album: Lush Life - The Music of Billy Strayhorn / Verve / 511 779-2

Duration: 6:57


Title: Lush Life

Composer: Strayhorn, Billy

Performer(s): John Coltrane (Tenor Saxophone), Johnny Hartman (Vocal)

Album: John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman / Impulse / GRP11072

Duration: 5:29



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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