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 29 August 2014

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

Leonard Bernstein was rated as "one of the most prodigiously talented and successful musicians in American history". This week he's under the Blue spotlight.

Music Played on the Show


Title: I Wish I Was In Belfast Town

Composer: Trad Arr Andy Irvine

Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm

Album: Parachilna / Andy Irvine / AK4

Duration: 5:24


Title: String Quartet No.2 (1st Movement) -- String Quartet No.2 "Company" (1983)

Composer: Glass, Philip

Performer(s): Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming (Violins), Eoin Schmidt Martin (Viola), Emma Denton (Cello)

Album: Philip Glass String Quartets Nos. 1-4 - Carducci Quartet / Naxos / 8.559636

Duration: 2:27


Title: String Quartet 3 Mishima

Composer: Glass, Philip

Performer(s): Dublin Guitar Quartet

Album: The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass -- No Number-Promotional / Orange Mountain / No Number-Promotional

Duration: 4:20


Title: Easy Healing

Composer: Bollani, Stefano

Performer(s): Mark Turner (Tenor Sax), Jesper Bodilsen (Dbl Bass), Morten Lund (Drums)

Album: Joy In Spite of Everything / ECM Records / ECM 2360 378 4459

Duration: 9:25


Title: The Book Of Sounds - Part 7

Composer: Otte, Hans

Performer(s): Hans Otte (Piano)

Album: Keys Of Life - Various / Celestial Harmonies / CEL 017

Duration: 8:45


Title: Quartet No.2 In G Major (3rd Movement) Andante

Composer: Thuille, Ludwig

Performer(s): Ofer Falk, Rafael Todes (Violins), Dorothea Vogel (Viola), Vanessa Lucas-Smith (Cello)

Album: Ludwig Thuille: The String Quartets / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD077

Duration: 7:25


Title: Chorale On A Theme Of Hans Leo Hassler

Composer: Strong, George Templeton

Performer(s): Alexander Avramenko (Violin), Moscow Symphony Orchestra

Album: American Classics / George Templeton Strong / Naxos / 8.559078

Duration: 7:06


Title: A Lotus On Irish Streams

Composer: McLaughlin, John

Performer(s): John Mclaughlin (Guitar), Jerry Goodman (Violin), Jan Hammer (Piano), Rick Laird (Bass), Billy Cobham (Drums), The Mahavishnu Orchestra

Album: The Mahavishnu Orchestra: The Inner Mounting Flame / Sony Columbia / CK 65523

Duration: 5:41


Title: Who Will Sing Me Lullabies

Composer: Rusby, Kate Anna

Performer(s): Kate Rusby Feat Philip Selway And Richard Thompson

Album: 20 / EMI TV

Duration: 4:19


Title: Symphony No.2 - Part One: Prologue

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Jean Louis Steurman, Florida Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Bernstein - Symphony No.2... / Naxos / 8.559099

Duration: 2:44


Title: Somewhere

Composer: Bernstein / Sondheim

Performer(s): Live Maria Roggen (Vocals, Violin), Erlend Skomsvoll (Keyboards, Percussion), Sondre Meisfjord (Bass, Guitar), Hakon Mjaset Johansen (Drums)

Album: Red And Gold / Jazzland / 377 425-8

Duration: 3:43


Title: Antartica

Composer: Coldrick, Pat

Performer(s): Pat Coldrick (Guitar)

Album: City Jam

Duration: 6:10


Title: Density 21,5

Composer: Varese, Edgard

Performer(s): Philippe Bernold (Flute)

Album: America: A Land Of Refuge (2-CD) / Harmonia Mundi / HMX2908540

Duration: 4:00


Title: Nocturne In D Flat Major: Lento Sostenuto

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano)

Album: In The Night / Hyperion / CDA67996

Duration: 5:17


Title: Wastin' Time

Composer: Sexsmith, Ron

Performer(s): Ron Sexsmith (Vocal, Guitar)

Album: True Acoustic (3-CD) / Spectrum / 530 201-4

Duration: 2:48


Title: Bells For Her

Composer: Amos, Tori

Performer(s): Tori Amos (Vocal, Piano)

Album: Under the Pink / Eastwest / 7567-82567-2

Duration: 5:22


Title: Come Sunday

Composer: Ellington, Duke

Performer(s): Geri Allen (Piano), Robert Hurst (Dbl Bass), Eric Harland (Drums(

Album: Jumping the Creek / ECM Records / ECM 1911 882 4130

Duration: 5:52


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: John Ball

Composer: Wood, Charles

Performer(s): Chris Wood (Vocals), Karine Polwart (Vocals)

Album: Albion - An Anthology / RUF / RUFCD11

Duration: 7:29


Title: Iv - Les Entretiens De La Belle Et De La Bete

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Pascal Rogé (Piano), Ami Rogé (Piano)

Album: Debussy... Ravel... Pascal & Ami Rogé / Onyx Classics / ONYX 4117

Duration: 3:51


Title: String Trio In A Minor (2nd Movement) Larghetto

Composer: Reger, Max

Performer(s): Jacques Thibaud String Trio

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

Duration: 6:53


Title: White House Blues

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): John Renbourn (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Best Of British Folk / Castle Communications / CCSCD222

Duration: 3:34


Title: Drop Down Mama

Composer: Estes / Nixon

Performer(s): Sleepy John Estes (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: A Portrait Of Vintage Blues (2-cd) / Gallerie / GALE 436

Duration: 3:09


Title: Jamerson's Lullaby

Composer: Whitaker, Rodney

Performer(s): Antonio Hart (Saxophones), Gregory Hutchinson (Drums)

Album: When We Find Ourselves Alone / Mack Avenue Records / MAC1088

Duration: 7:03


Title: Five Impromptus - Movement Iii - Elegiaco

Composer: Bennett, Richard Rodney

Performer(s): Graham Anthony Devine (Guitar)

Album: British Guitar Music - Graham Anthony Devine / Naxos / 8.557040

Duration: 2:04


Title: Impresiones Intimas Viii "Secreto"

Composer: Mompou, Federico

Performer(s): Anja Lechner (Cello), Francois Couturier (Piano)

Album: Moderato cantabile / ECM Records / ECM 2367 481 0992

Duration: 5:04


Title: Chant From A Holy Book

Composer: Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch

Performer(s): The Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble

Album: Music of Georges I. Gurdjieff / ECM Records / ECM 2236 277 1913

Duration: 5:10


Title: Silent Partner

Composer: Barber, Patricia

Performer(s): Patricia Barber (Vocal, Piano), John Mclean (Gtr), Dave Douglas (Trumpet), Michael Arnopol (Bass), Mark Walker (Drums)

Album: Modern Cool - Patricia Barber / Blue Note / Premonition / 7243 5 21811 2 4

Duration: 5:08



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn


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