The Lyric Feature

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    The Lyric Feature Friday 14 June 2013

    The Lyric Feature Friday 14th June 2013

    Bespoke

    The first of three programmes celebrating poetry.

    “Voice helps to carry words farther and deeper than eye.” Seamus Heaney

    A miscellany of poetry and music including archive gems from the RTE Spoken Word Vinyl Archive and beyond. From Shakespeare to Laurie Anderson, Kipling to Leonard Cohen and Roger Moore to Paula Meehan.

    Presented and produced  by Eithne Hand

    BESPOKE ONE – Words and Music Played

    When in Disgrace... Shakespeare (Published by RADA) Rufus Wainwright From the CD When Love Speaks EMI label

    Last Stand Dennis O'Driscoll (From RTE Radio Archive) Recorded 2011 From Dear Life ( Anvil Press Poetry 2011)

    Dear John Julie Feeney From CD Clocks Mitten Music

    Recuerdo From A Few Figs for Thistles - Edna StVincentMillay Library of Congress Recordings On POETRY ON RECORD CD Shout Label

    The Waking Theodore Roethke - Kurt Elling From CD Nightmoves (Concord)

    Night Feed Eavan Boland From RTE Radio Archive, From Collected Poems. Carcanet Press. April 1994

    Those Dancing days are gone. W.B.Yeats -Carla Bruni, From CD No Promises

    Epic Patrick Kavanagh Collected Poems 2004 Claddagh Records - From CD Almost Everything

    Neansin Bhán Joe Heaney - Roisin Chambers-RTE CD 10 Years of Ceili House

    High Summer Seamus Heaney RTE Lannan Collection CD From Collected Poems Faber

    Take this Waltz Cohen/Lorca Leonard Cohen Greatest Hits

    Because I could not stop for Death - Emily Dickinson - Juliet Stevenson From Catching Life byThroat.Virago Press/Hachette CD

    On coming from a broken home - Gil Scott Heron- CD I’m New Here. 2010 XL Label

    Sailing to Byzantium - W.B.Yeats- Victor C Clinton Baddeley-Vinyl: Jupiter Records

    The Lark in the Clear Air - Trad Air - Cathy Jordon / CD.All the Way Home.Blix St.

    Danny Deever - Rudyard Kipling - Roger Moore - From Catching Life by the Throat- Virago Press/Hachette CD

    Villanelle – Berlioz - Veronique Gens - CD Berlioz. Virgin Classics

    as freedom is a breakfast food.. - e.e.cummings - Library of Congress US 1958 - From POETRY ON RECORD - Shout Records

    My Love is like a red red Rose - Robert Burns - Andreas Scholl - On CD Wayfaring Stranger

    Embers - Samuel Beckett - Jack McGowran - Claddagh Records CCT03CC



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    MUSIC PLAYED ON THE SHOW

    FRIDAY 29th JANUARY - THE SOUNDS OF GRIEF

    Title: THE IRIS GARDEN

    Composer: GLEN AUSTIN

    Performer: CONTEMPO QUARTET

    AlbumTHE MOUNTAIN ASH IN CONNEMARA

    Record LabelJOAN MCBREEN

    Record Number: JMCB 1402

    Title: CAOINEADH

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: SARAH GREALISH

    Title: LAMENT FROM BANGLADESH

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: LATIFA

    Title: FUNERARY SUNG-WEEPING BY HANE

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: HANE

    Album: BOSAVI: RAINFOREST MUSIC FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA

    Record Label: SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS

    Record Number: SFW40487

    Title: LAMENT FOR DEAD MOTHER/BOCET

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: UNKNOWN

    Album: FOLK MUSIC OF RUMANIA

    Record Label: FOLKWAYS RECORDS

    Record Number: FW04419

    Title: KEEN FOR A DEAD CHILD

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: KITTY GALLAGHER/CITINI GHALLCHOIR

    Album: WORD LIBRARY OF FOLK AND PRIMITIVE MUSIC: IRELAND

    Record Label: ROUNDER RECORDS

    Record Number: CD 1742

    Title: KEEN FOR ART O'LEARY 1

    Composer: TRAD/EIBHLIN DUBH NI CHONAILL

    Performer: BREANDAN O MADAGAIN

    Album: CAOINTE AGUS SEANCHEOLTA EILE KEENING AND OTHER OLD IRISH MUSICS

    Record Label: MOC MUSIC

    Record Number: LC 04986

    Title: CAOINEADH NA MARBH/CAOINE FOR THE DEAD

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: ARAN FEMALE SINGER/BRIDGET MULLIN

    Album: SONGS OF ARAN

    Record Label: FOLKWAYS RECORDS

    Record Number: FW04002

    Title: GOL NA DTRI MUIRE/THE WEEPING OF THE THREE MARYS

    Composer: TRAD/ARR NOIRIN NI RIAIN

    Performer: NOIRIN NI RIAIN/MONKS OF GLENSTAL ABBEY

    Album: CAOINEADH NA MAIGHDINE

    Record Label: GAEL-LINN

    Record Number: CEFCD 084

    Title: I AM STRETCHED ON YOUR GRAVE

    Composer: TRAD/KING/ARR. O'CONNOR

    Performer: SINEAD O'CONNOR

    Album: I DO NOT WANT WHAT I HAVEN'T GOT

    Record Label: CHRYSALIS RECORDS

    Record Number: CCD1759

    Title: DIRGE ON THE MOTHER'S GRAVE/KUOLINITKU AIDIN HAUDALLA

    Composer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVAIN HAUDALLA

    Performer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVAIN HAUDALLA

    Album: ITKUJA KARJALASTA, INKERISTA, SUOMESTA: LAMENTS FROM KARELIA, INGRIA, FINLAND

    Record Label: SKS

    Record Number: 6420614440018

    Title: LAMENT IN FINNISH

    Composer: JIM WILCE

    Performer: JIM WILCE

    Album: N/A

    Title: GRAIH MO CHREE

    Composer: TRAD

    Performer: CAIT BRANIGAN

    Title: GRIEF

    Composer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN/DONAL O'CONNOR

    Performer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN/DONAL O'CONNOR/GILLES LE BIGOT

    Album: BILINGUA

    Record Label: GAEL-LINN

    Record Number: CEFCD206

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