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 9 August 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

The award-winning Sofia Vokalensemble recorded an album of Nordic a capella choral music earlier this year. Hear selections from "Forvarskvall" each night this week on Blue.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Flying (In Crimson Skies)

Composer: Marconi Union

Performer(s): Marconi Union (All Instruments)

Album: Different Colours / Just Music / TAO048

Duration: 7:32


Title: Deep Within The Corners Of My Mind

Composer: Gardot

Performer(s): Melody Gardot

Album: My One and Only Thrill (Bonus Track Version) / Verve / 1790851

Duration: 3:17


Title: Rollin' Stone

Composer: Waters, Muddy

Performer(s): Muddy Waters (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Simply Blues (4-CD) (Recordno: SIMPLYCD018-1) / Union Square / SIMPLYCD018-1

Duration: 3:08


Title: Cries And Whispers

Composer: Sylvian / Jansen / Karn / Barbieri

Performer(s): David Sylvian (Vocals), Steve Jansen, Mick Karn, Richard Barbieri

Album: Everything And Nothing / Virgin Records / CDVD2897 7243 8 50017 2 7

Duration: 2:33


Title: Symphony No.2 In D (2nd Movement) Larghetto

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Album: Beethoven : Symphonies 1, 2, 3, & 8 / EMI / 5099921763526

Duration: 11:31


Title: A Cock-Eyed Optimist

Composer: Rodgers/Hammerstein

Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano)

Album: Fred Hersch Plays Rodgers & Hammerstein / Nonesuch / 4559794142

Duration: 5:22


Title: It Might As Well Be Spring

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Park Stickney (Harp)

Album: Action Harp Play Set ~~ PDCC / Overdressed Late Guy Productions / OLGP -04

Duration: 5:08


Title: La Valse Des Jonglemonts (The Pensive Waltz)

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Michael Doucet (Fiddle), Beau Soleil

Album: The Best Of Beau Soleil / Arhoolie / CD 458

Duration: 2:35


Title: Partita No. 3 In E Major For Solo Violin (Prelude)

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Dana Lyn (Fiddle); Rob Moose (Tenor Gtr/Mandolin)

Album: In Double / Rob Moose Records / PROMO CD

Duration: 3:22


Title: Criss Cross

Composer: Haas, Brittany/Trueman, Dan

Performer(s): Brittany Haas (5 Str Fiddle) And Dan Trueman (Hardanger Fiddle), Natalie Haas (Cell); Jordan Tice (Guitar); Corey Dimario (Bass)

Album: Criss Cross / brittanddanband / 84501 64722

Duration: 4:02


Title: Quintet For Horn, Violin, 2 Violas And Cello In E Flat K407 (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): David Pyatt (Horn), Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola), Stephen Tees (Viola), Stephen Orton (Cello)

Album: Mozart Horn Concertos - David Pyatt / Neville Marriner / Warner Music / 0630-17074-2

Duration: 6:09


Title: The Ghosts Of A Saturday Night

Composer: Waits, Tom

Performer(s): Tom Waits (Vocal)

Album: Tom Waits - Asylum Years / Asylum Records / 7559-60494-2

Duration: 3:14


Title: 1952 Vincent Black Lightning

Composer: Thompson, Richard

Performer(s): Richard Thompson (Guitar/Vocals)

Album: Acoustic Classics / Beeswing Records / Beeswing Records

Duration: 5:14


Title: Light Echoes I

Composer: Moore, Steve

Performer(s): Steve Moore (All Instruments)

Album: Light Echoes (Recordno: Rune 343) / Cuneiform / Rune 343

Duration: 6:38


Title: Piano Sonata No. 1 In F Sharp Minor Op. 24/1 (3rd Movement) Andante Molto Espressivo

Complete Work Name: Piano Sonata No. 1 In F Sharp Minor Op. 24/1

Composer: Enescu, George

Performer(s): Luiza Borac (Piano)

Album: Enescu: Piano Music Volume 2 - Luiza Borac - Disk 2 / Avie / AV25081

Duration: 9:11


Title: Black Coffee

Composer: Burke / Webster

Performer(s): Peggy Lee (Vocal), Pete Candoli (Trumpet)

Album: Humph's Choice / Universal Jazz / 2CD 560 389-2

Duration: 3:08


Title: Forvarskvall

Composer: Wikander, David

Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble

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

Duration: 4:22


Title: String Quartet No. 15 In E Flat Minor Op. 144 - Movement I - Elegy: Adagio

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Alla Aranovskaya (Vl), Ilya Teplyakov (Vl), Jonstantin Kats (Vla), Leond Shukaev (Vlc)

Album: Shostakovich: String Quartets / Hyperion / CDA67157

Duration: 10:54


Title: Once I Loved (O Amor N Paz)

Composer: Jobim, Antonio Carlos

Performer(s): Antonio Carlos Jobim (Guitar), Claus Ogerman And His Orch

Album: Quiet Now / Verve / 559733-2

Duration: 3:35


Title: Everybody Cryin' Mercy

Composer: Allison, Mose

Performer(s): Mose Allison (Vocals, Piano), Red Mitchell (Bass), Bill Goodwin (Drums)

Album: Allison Wonderland - The Mose Allison Anthology (2-CD) / Rhino / Atlantic Jazz / R2 71689

Duration: 2:43


Title: Autumn Lullaby

Composer: Merchant, Natalie

Performer(s): Natalie Merchant (Vocals), Ina Zdorovetchi (Harp), Bruce Creditor(Clarinet), Jessica Lizak (Flute)

Album: Leave Your Sleep / Nonesuch / 522304-2

Duration: 3:22


Title: The House Of Memories

Composer: Dupont, Gabriel

Performer(s): Marie-Catherine Girod (Piano)

Album: Gabriel Dupont - Poeme, Les Heures Dolentes, Journée De Printemps / Mirare / MIR 238

Duration: 2:48


Title: Parasite

Composer: Drake, Nick

Performer(s): Robyn Hitchcock (Vocals)

Album: Way To Blue - The Songs Of Nick Drake / Navigator Records / NAVIGATOR080P

Duration: 5:44


Title: Sur Le Fleuve

Composer: Brahem, Anour

Performer(s): Anouar Brahem (Oud), Francois Couturier (Piano); Jean-Louis Matinier (Accordian)

Album: Le Voyage de Sahar / ECM / 987 4651

Duration: 6:33


Title: Oremus

Composer: Sisask, Urmas

Performer(s): The Chamber Choir Eesti Projekt

Album: Northern Lights / Finlandia Records / 11421-2

Duration: 8:10


Title: Nel Mezzo

Composer: Turrisi, Francesco

Performer(s): Francesco Turrisi (Piano), Fulvio Sigurta (Trumpet/Flugelhorn); Joao Lobo (Drums)

Album: Songs of Experience / Taquin Records / TAQCD003

Duration: 6:17


Title: The Beauty Of Decay

Composer: Aarset / Bang / Honoré

Performer(s): Eivind Aarset (Guitars, Loops), Jan Bang (Samples, Programming)

Album: Dream Logic / ECM Records / ECM 2301 371 3657

Duration: 7:06


Title: Little Black Spider

Performer(s): James Tormé (Vocals)

Album: Love For Sale / Independent / Advance Copy

Duration: 3:27


Title: Die Stimme Des Kindes

Composer: Mantyjarvi, Jaakko

Performer(s): Sofia Vokalensemble

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

Duration: 4:27


Title: Five Melodies - V. Andante Non Troppo

Composer: Prokofiev, Serge

Performer(s): Steven Osborne (Piano)

Album: Prokofiev - Violin Sonatas, Five Melodies / Hyperion / CDA67514

Duration: 3:16


Title: St Louis Gal

Composer: Robinson, J.R.

Performer(s): Aaron Diehl (Piano), James Chirillo (Guitar, Banjo), Rodney Whitaker (Dbl Bass), Herlin Riley (Drums)

Album: Woman Child / Mack Avenue / MAC 1072

Duration: 2:58


Title: When I Look In Your Eyes

Composer: L Bricusse

Performer(s): Helen Merrill (Vocal), Gordon Beck (Keyboards)

Album: No Tears, No Goodbyes / Owl / OWL038CD

Duration: 6:48



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

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