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 26 December 2015

The Blue of the Night with Eamonn Lenihan

We unwrap a feast of festive recordings, new choral works recorded with the Pro-Cathedral Girls' Choir by contemporary composers, including Linda Buckley and Colin Mawby.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Quartet In Eb Major For Piano, Violin, Viola And Cello (3rd Movement) Andante Cantabile

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Paul Neubauer (Viola), David Finckel (Cello), Wu Han (Piano)

Album: Brahms Schumann Mahler - Piano Quartets / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 4609

Duration: 6:37


Title: Mohair

Composer: Carthy, Eliza

Performer(s): Eliza Carthy (Vocals, Fiddle), The Ratcatchers

Album: Rough Music / Topic / TSCD554

Duration: 3:01


Title: Woodhenge

Composer: Oldfield, Mike

Performer(s): Mike Oldfield

Album: Platinum (Deluxe Edition) / EMI / Virgin / 00946 3 54936 2 7

Duration: 4:09


Title: Jesus Christ

Composer: Guthrie, Woody

Performer(s): Woody Guthrie (Vocals, Guitar)

Album: Hard Travellin' / Prism Leisure / PLATCD 906

Duration: 2:39


Title: Toot Toot Tootie Toot (Dance Of The Reed Pipes)

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Lew Tabackin (Tenor Sax), Lew Soloff (Trumpet), George Cables (Piano), Bill Easley (Clarinet), Harmonie Ensemble / New York

Album: The Nutcracker Suites / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 907493

Duration: 2:31


Title: Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Laurence Hobgood (Piano, Electric Piano)

Album: Christmas - Laurence Hobgood / Circumstantial / CP004

Duration: 5:05


Title: Miss Chatelaine

Composer: Lang/Mink

Performer(s): K.D.Lang

Album: K.D.lang Recollection / Nonesuch / 755979798-9

Duration: 3:49


Title: Immersia Iii

Composer: Buckley, Linda

Performer(s): Linda Buckley (Electronics/ Programming)

Album: Immersia (Recordno: ER2/ Digital) / Ergodos / ER2/ Digital

Duration: 2:20


Title: Jesus Gave Love Away For Free

Composer: Stills, Stephen

Performer(s): Stephen Stills (Vocal, Guitar, Piano), Chris Hillman, Al Perkins (Guitars); Paul Harris, Jerry Aiello (Kybds); Calvin Samuels, Bill Wyman (Bass); Et Al

Album: Manassas / Atlantic / 7567-82808-2

Duration: 3:00


Title: Warp Dream

Composer: Scholly, Norbert

Performer(s): Rainer Bohm (Piano), Norbert Scholly (Acoustic Guitar)

Album: Juvenile / Pirouet Records / PIT3082

Duration: 7:17


Title: Somebody Buy Me A Drink

Composer: Brown, Oscar

Performer(s): Oscar Brown Jnr (Vocals)

Album: Sin & Soul - Oscar Brown Jnr / Columbia / Legacy / CK 64994

Duration: 3:07


Title: Sehnsucht (Longing)

Composer: Beckmann, Richard

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

Album: Fundstucke / ES-DUR / ES 2047

Duration: 3:53


Title: Noel

Composer: Martin, Philip

Performer(s): Robbie Carroll (Piano), St. Mary's Pro-Cathedral Choir

Album: RTE lyric fm Recording / RTE Recording / RTÉ Recording

Duration: 3:25


Title: Soon After Christmas

Composer: Nordenstam, Stina

Performer(s): Stina Nordenstam (Vocal And Piano)

Album: Cool Christmas

Duration: 6:49


Title: The Second Law

Composer: Hedges, Michael

Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)

Album: Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges / Windham Hill / 01934 11612 2

Duration: 3:09


Title: Our Lady Of The Shooting Stars

Composer: Gauthier, Mary

Performer(s): Mary Gauthier (Vocal)

Album: That's Proper Folk / Proper / PROPERFOLK06

Duration: 3:29


Title: Joy

Composer: Thorn, Tracey Anne

Performer(s): Tracey Thorn (Vocals)

Album: Joy - Single / Buzzin Fly

Duration: 3:59


Title: Humming Fields

Composer: Schott, Cecile

Performer(s): Colleen (Vocal And Instruments)

Album: The Weighing of the Heart / Second Language / SL023

Duration: 3:28


Title: Blue Daughter Tattoo

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: The Apparent Chaos Of Blue

Composer: Travis / Fripp

Performer(s): Theo Travis (Alto Flute), Robert Fripp (Guitar)

Album: Thread / Panegyric / gyrcd001

Duration: 8:50


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: Trivium

Composer: Eespere, Rene

Performer(s): Camerata Tallinn

Album: Northern Lights / Finlandia Records / 11421-2

Duration: 3:29


Title: La Marseillaise

Composer: Public Domain

Performer(s): Jacky Terrasson (Piano), Rémi Vignolo (Bass), Terreon Gully (Drums)

Album: A Paris - Jacky Terrasson / Blue Note / 7243 5 27637 2 6

Duration: 3:15


Title: Play It Sam - Play As Time Goes By

Composer: Hupfeld, Herman

Performer(s): Dooley Wilson (Piano), Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart (Dialogue), Studio Orchestra

Album: Casablanca - OST / Turner / 724382350224

Duration: 4:58


Title: Second Love Song

Composer: Werner / Moreno

Performer(s): Joyce Moreno (Vocals), Kenny Werner (Piano)

Album: Poesia / Pirouet Records / PIT3087

Duration: 4:45


Title: Show

Composer: Gibbons / Webb

Performer(s): Beth Gibbons (Vocal), Rustin Man (Mixing), Paul Webb

Album: Out of Season - Beth Gibbons / Rustin Man / Go Beat Records / 066574-2

Duration: 4:26


Title: To Whom It May Concern

Composer: Joy Williams / John Paul White

Performer(s): The Civil Wars

Album: Barton Hollow / Sensibility Records / 88691941852

Duration: 3:26


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: A Íosa Mhilis / Precious Jesus

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): John O'Shea (Guitar)

Album: Irish Guitar / / KRYMT001

Duration: 2:14


Title: You Compare Her To A Rose

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: 4:55


Title: Bernie

Composer: Hank Roberts

Performer(s): Hank Roberts (Cello), Marc Ducret (Guitar); Jim Black (Drums)

Album: Green / Winter And Winter / 910 141-2

Duration: 1:04


Title: Variations On A Theme By Mozart

Composer: Sor, Fernando

Performer(s): Tilman Hoppstock (Guitar)

Album: Alhambra - Spanish Guitar Music / Christophorus Records / CHE 0194-2

Duration: 7:37


Title: Kismet

Composer: Ffrench, Alexis

Performer(s): Alexis Ffrench (Piano), Gagliano Strings

Album: Stolen Lullabies (Recordno: 2NX002) / 2nx / 2NX002

Duration: 1:51



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Presenters: Eamonn Lenihan (Fri-Sun)

Producer: Ian McGlynn

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