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 15 August 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Bill Evans, an influential pianist influenced by both Debussy and Bud Powell, was born 85 years ago. This week, Eamonn presents some of Evans' finest solo, duo and trio recordings.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Trio For Piano, Cello And Violin

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): Gil Shaham (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano), Brinton Smith ('Cello)

Album: The Fauré Album / Canary Classics/ Artemis Classics LLC / ATM-CD-1239

Duration: 6:05


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: Spike Driver Blues

Composer: Hurt, John 'Mississipi'

Performer(s): Mississippi John Hurt (Vocal/ Guitar)

Album: Mississippi John Hurt: The Complete Studio Recordings / Vanguard Masters / 3VCD181

Duration: 3:28


Title: Olga Und Ich

Composer: Dopp, Andreas

Performer(s): Andreas Dopp (Electric Guitar, Zither, Glockenspiel)

Album: Taiga Taxi / Blacklisted Records / BCD 080801-16

Duration: 3:42


Title: For The Sake Of The Song

Composer: Van Zandt, Townes

Performer(s): Townes Van Zandt (Guitar)

Album: Legend: The Very Best of Townes van Zandt (Recordno: SNAP 294 CD) / Licensemusic / SNAP 294 CD

Duration: 5:14


Title: Armellodie

Composer: Gonzales

Performer(s): Gonzales (Piano)

Album: Gonzales: Solo Piano / No Format / 9820795

Duration: 3:13


Title: Sehnsucht (Longing)

Composer: Beckmann, Richard

Performer(s): Johannes Ernst (Saxophone), Christoph Israel (Piano)

Album: Fundstucke / ES-DUR / ES 2047

Duration: 3:53


Title: Gabriel's Oboe

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar), The Tippett Quartet

Album: Craig Ogden Summertime / Universal / CFMD20

Duration: 3:19


Title: The Forest

Composer: Jukka Linkola

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Northern Lights / Finlandia Records / 11421-2

Duration: 2:12


Title: Partita For Double String Orchestra - I. Prelude

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Vaughan Williams / EMI Records / 724357478229

Duration: 3:54


Title: String Qrt No 2 (Intimate Letters) (Ii) Adagio

Composer: Janacek, Leos

Performer(s): Attacca Quartet

Album: The Attacca Quartet; Janacek-Mendelssohn / Attacca Qrt

Duration: 6:35


Title: Les Trois Cloches

Composer: Villard

Performer(s): Edith Piaf (Soprano), Studio Orchestra

Album: Eternelle / EMI / 07243592370-2

Duration: 4:10


Title: Drunk On The Moon

Composer: Waits

Performer(s): Tom Waits

Album: The Heart of Saturday Night / Elektra/asylum / 960 597-2

Duration: 5:01


Title: Song To A Seagull

Composer: Mitchell

Performer(s): Joni Mitchell (Vocals), Stephen Stills,Bass;Lee Keefer,Banshee

Album: Joni Mitchell / Reprise

Duration: 3:51


Title: Time Remembered

Composer: Evans, Bill

Performer(s): Chuck Israels (Bass), Larry Bunker Or Grady Tate (Drums), Studio Orchestra

Album: Bill Evans Trio with Symphony Orchestra / Verve / 821 983-2

Duration: 4:10


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: Petite Suite - Menuet

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Claire Désert, Emmanuel Strosser (Piano)

Album: L'enfance - Fauré, Bizet, Debussy, Ravel / Mirare / MIR 190

Duration: 2:59


Title: Violin Sonata No 3 - Movement Iii - Lento - Con Moto

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): Susanne Stanzeleit (Violin), Gustav Fenyo (Piano)

Album: Delius Violin Sonatas (Complete) - Susanne Stanzeleit (violin) / NAXOS / 8572261

Duration: 7:26


Title: Maré (Tide)

Composer: Maranhao, Rodrigo

Performer(s): Antonio Zambujo (Vocals), José Miguel Conde (Clarinet), Carlos Manuel Proenca (Acoustic Guitar), André Conde (Trombone)

Album: Quinto - Antonio Zambujo / World Village / WVF 479069

Duration: 2:40


Title: Float Your Blues Away

Composer: Portman, Tom

Performer(s): Tom Portman (Guitar/Dobro/Vocals)

Album: Float Your Blues Away / Tom Portman / Tom Portman 2013

Duration: 3:18


Title: John O Dreams

Composer: Caddick, Bill

Performer(s): Christy Moore (Vocals)

Album: Listen / Columbia / 88697480002

Duration: 2:58


Title: Charlie's Lullaby

Composer: Blunnie, Ailie

Performer(s): Ailie Blunnie (Vocals/Keyboards), Dan Bodwell (Bass); Dave Mccune (Drums); Roisin Blunnie/Cliodhna Ni Fhatharta (B'Vocals)

Album: On Love..and other murder mysteries / Happy Out Records / HOR001

Duration: 3:16


Title: Duende

Composer: Towner, Ralph

Performer(s): Ralph Towner (Classical & 12-String Guitars), Wolfgang Muthspiel (Electric Guitar), Slava Grigoryan (Classical & Baritone Guitars)

Album: Travel Guide / ECM Records / ECM 2310 372 9508

Duration: 4:28


Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano No.3 (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Onslow, George

Performer(s): Maude Gratton (Piano)

Album: George Onslow - Sonatas For Cello And Piano / Mirare / MIR 192

Duration: 2:58


Title: Sonata No.31 In A Flat Major - Iii. Adagio Ma No Troppo

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano)

Album: Beethoven - The Piano Sonatas Volume VIII / ECM New Series / 1949 476 6192

Duration: 9:39


Title: Jano Mori

Composer: Traditional Macedonian

Performer(s): Amira (Vocals), Bojan Z (Piano), Nend Vasilic (Bass), Bachar Khalife (Percussion)

Album: Amulette - Amira / World Village / 450018

Duration: 7:40


Title: Marietta

Composer: Detor, Krista

Performer(s): Krista Detor (Vocals And Piano)

Album: Flat Earth Diary

Duration: 5:21


Title: The Jenny Spin

Composer: Phelps, Kelly Joe

Performer(s): Kelly Joe Phelps (Guitars)

Album: Western Bell - Kelly Joe Phelps / Black Hen Music / BHMCD-0053

Duration: 4:47


Title: Poetic Tone-Pictures (4th Movement) Andante Con Sentimento

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)

Album: Grieg: Piano Sonata / Lyric Pieces / Virgin Classics / 0777 7 59300 2 3

Duration: 3:39


Title: Sonata For Arpeggione & Piano In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Anne Gastinel (Cello), Claire Désert (Piano)

Album: Schubert - Sonate Arpeggione / Naive / NC 40021

Duration: 4:29


Title: Cinema Paradiso: Love Theme

Composer: Andrea Morricone

Performer(s): Pat Metheny (Guitar)

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

Duration: 3:36


Title: Peace Piece

Composer: Evans, Bill

Performer(s): Bill Evans (Piano)

Album: Everybody Digs Bill Evans / Riverside / RCD-1129-2

Duration: 6:44


Title: Prelude To A Kiss

Composer: Ellington, Duke

Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocals), Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet), Benny Carter (Alto Sax), Jimmy Rowles (Piano), Barney Kessel (Guitar), John Simmons (Bass), Larry Bunker (Drums)

Album: Music For Torching / Velvet Mood / Poll Winners Records / PWR 27317

Duration: 5:33


Title: The Shrine

Composer: Micus, Stephan

Performer(s): Stephan Micus (6 Raj Nplaim, 15 Voices)

Album: Bold As Light / ECM Records / ECM 2173 274 3086

Duration: 4:50



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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