The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on  Monday's programme...

    Nov 25; On Tuesday's Blue we continue with our look at Teddy Wilson recordings (see Blue Tunes below); A Sonata for Violin and Piano by Mozart; Principal harpist with RTE NSO Andreja Malir (pictured) plays music by Alfonse Hasselmans; Irish harpist Jean Kelly is part of London based folk group Ranagri; Cassandra Wilson sings a tribute to Nat King Cole; 3MA - a "trans-African project for various strings and string pluckers"; Guitarist Pat Metheny with longtime keyboard partner Lyle Mays;  Palestian music mixed with jazz from Reem Kelani, a Manchester born singer who traces her Palestinian roots; a Cello Concerto from Haydn; Jazz piano from Jan Johansson;  Irish fiddle player Caoimhin O Raghallagh;  .... Join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 24 November 2014

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    This week marks the anniversary of the birth of Teddy Wilson. We hear the pianist through five decades: alone, and in the company of Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, et al.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Teddy Wilson; Nov 24th - 30th

    From the 1930s until the 1980s, Teddy Wilson provided accompaniment for Louis Armstrong, Benny Carter, Benny Goodman, Lester Young et al. He was Billie Holiday's musical director and made a number of fine albums under his own name. This polished pianist is featured each night this week on Blue..

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:04
      Title: Familia
      Composer: Sergio Assad/Clarice Assad
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Sergio Assad (Guitar) Odair Assad (Guitar) Angelina Assad (Vocal) Badi Assad (Vocal) Carolina Assad (Vocal), Clarice Assad ( Vocal) Rodrigo Assad (Vocal)
      Album: Songs of Joy and Peace (Recordno: 88697344802) ~~ Not Available, Sony Classical, 88697344802
      Duration: 3:57
    • 22:05
      Title: Sonata In G Minor Op. 1 No. 10 ‘Didone Abbandonata’ (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Tartini, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Rodolfo Richter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Rodolfo Richter (Violin), Susanne Heinrich (Viola Da Gamba), Silas Standage (Harpsichord), William Carter (Achlute, Baroque Guitar), Palladians
      Album: Palladians: The Devils Trill, Linn, CKD 292
      Duration: 4:09
    • 22:14
      Title: Glistening Glyndebourne
      Composer: John Martyn
      Performer(s): John Martyn
      Performer(s): John Martyn
      Album: Bless the Weather, ISLAND, IMCD 135
      Duration: 6:29
    • 22:26
      Title: Gospel
      Composer: Hedges, Michael
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Michael Hedges (Guitar)
      Album: Beyond Boundaries Guitar Solos - Michael Hedges, Windham Hill, 01934 11612 2
      Duration: 3:39
    • 22:31
      Title: Amsterdam
      Composer: Brel, Jacques
      Performer(s): Caroline Moreau (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Caroline Moreau (Vocals), Ariel Hernandez (Guitar/Vocals); Dermot Dunne (Accord); Malachy Robinson (Dbl Bass); Sean Carpio (Drums)
      Album: Amour Toujours etc, Caroline Moreau, CARO2013
      Duration: 3:41
    • 22:34
      Title: Le Bon Dieu
      Composer: Brel, Jacques
      Performer(s): Mark Anthony Mcgrath (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Mark Anthony Mcgrath (Guitar)
      Album: Aged Pages - Mark Anthony McGrath, Mcgrath
      Duration: 4:29
    • 22:39
      Title: Ne Me Quitte Pas -- Not Available
      Composer: Brel, Jacques
      Performer(s): Jacky Terrasson (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jacky Terrasson (Piano), Ugonna Okegwo (Bass), Leon Parker (Percussion) Gregoire Maret (Harmonica)
      Album: A Paris... (Recordno: 5315952) ~~ E245707, Blue Note, 5315952
      Duration: 4:43
    • 22:47
      Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano (2nd Movement) Cavatine
      Composer: Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Anne Gastinel (Cello)
      Performer(s): Anne Gastinel (Cello), Claire Désert (Piano)
      Album: Franck, Debussy, Poulenc - Anne Gastinel, Claire Désert, Naive, V 5259
      Duration: 6:25
    • 22:53
      Title: L'Amero, Saro Costante
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Academy Of Ancient Music
      Album: The Pure Voice Of Emma Kirkby (Recordno: 460582-2), Decca, 460582-2
      Duration: 6:03
    • 23:01
      Title: Savoy
      Composer: Doggett/Millinder
      Performer(s): Teddy Wilson (Piano)
      Performer(s): Teddy Wilson (Piano), Jo Jones (Drums) Gene Ramey (Bass)
      Album: Teddy Wilson And His Piano - I Got Rhythm, Verve, POCJ2586
      Duration: 4:12
    • 23:04
      Title: Nice Work If You Can Get It -- Nice Work If You Can Get It
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Billie Holiday (Vocal)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 5230032bs), Verve, 5230032bs
      Duration: 3:50
    • 23:08
      Title: As Time Goes By -- As Time Goes By
      Composer: Hupfeld
      Performer(s): Teddy Wilson (Piano)
      Performer(s): Teddy Wilson (Piano), Jo Jones (Drums) Gene Ramey (Bass)
      Album: Teddy Wilson And His Piano - I Got Rhythm, Verve, POCJ2586
      Duration: 3:10
    • 23:14
      Title: How I Live Now
      Composer: Hopkins, Jon
      Performer(s): Jon Hopkins (Piano, Keyboards, Electronics), Leo Abrahams (Guitar, Laptop, Guitare), Jez Wiles (Percussion)
      Performer(s): Jon Hopkins (Piano, Keyboards, Electronics), Leo Abrahams (Guitar, Laptop, Guitare), Jez Wiles (Percussion)
      Album: How I Live Now (Soundtrack 2013)
      Duration: 4:34
    • 23:18
      Title: Happed In Mist
      Composer: Marra, Michael
      Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals)
      Performer(s): June Tabor (Vocals), Huw Warren (Piano)
      Album: Angel Tiger, Cooking Vinyl, Cook CD049
      Duration: 4:18
    • 23:22
      Title: Basse Breton Rhapsody
      Composer: Stevenson
      Performer(s): Savourna Stevenson (Harps)
      Performer(s): Savourna Stevenson (Harps), Aine Ní Dhubhghaill (Harp), Danny Thompson (Bass), Jim Sutherland (Percussion)
      Album: Cutting the Chord, Eclectic, Eclcd9308
      Duration: 5:52
    • 23:29
      Title: Through The Looking Glass
      Composer: Carroll, Lewis / Wheeler, Kenny
      Performer(s): Norma Winstone (Vocals), Kenny Wheeler (Flugelhorn)
      Performer(s): Norma Winstone (Vocals), Kenny Wheeler (Flugelhorn), Nikki Iles (Piano), Mark Lockheart (Saxophone), Steve Watts (Bass), James Maddren (Drums), London Vocal Project
      Album: Mirrors (Recordno: EDN 1038), Edition Records, EDN 1038
      Duration: 8:59
    • 23:42
      Title: Raggle Taggle Gypsy Blues
      Composer: Mingus, Eric/ Sikora, Catherine
      Performer(s): Eric Mingus (Bass, Vocals), Catherine Sikora (Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Eric Mingus (Bass, Vocals), Catherine Sikora (Saxophone)
      Album: Clockwork Mercury
      Duration: 4:55
    • 23:47
      Title: 2nd Mvt
      Composer: Alakotila, Timo
      Performer(s): Johanna Juhola (Accordion)
      Performer(s): Johanna Juhola (Accordion), Vox Artis Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Timo Alakotila; Concerto for Free Bass Accordion and Chamber Orchestra, Impala, IMPALA 1000
      Duration: 9:26
    • 23:57
      Title: Triple Concerto In A Minor Bwv 1044 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano), Alison Mitchell (Flute), Richard Tognetti (Violin), Australian Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Bach: The Keyboard Concertos 1 - Angela Hewitt - Australian Chamber Orchestra, Hyperion, CDA67307
      Duration: 8:35
    • 00:07
      Title: Austin
      Composer: Wasilewski, Marcin
      Performer(s): Marcin Wasilewski Trio
      Performer(s): Joakim Milder (Tenor Saxophone), Marcin Wasilewski (Piano), Slawomir Kurkiewicz (Dbl Bass), Michal Miskiewicz (Drums)
      Album: Spark of Life, ECM Records, ECM 2400 379 2957
      Duration: 7:07
    • 00:19
      Title: The Silence Beneath
      Composer: Travis / Fripp
      Performer(s): Theo Travis (Flute, Soprano Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Theo Travis (Flute, Soprano Saxophone), Robert Fripp (Guitar)
      Album: Thread, Panegyric, gyrcd001
      Duration: 8:35
    • 00:29
      Title: Starless
      Composer: Cross/Fripp/Wetton/Palmer-James
      Performer(s): The Unthanks
      Performer(s): The Unthanks
      Album: Last, Emi, 0955942
      Duration: 5:56
    • 00:34
      Title: Lush Life -- Not Available
      Composer: Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Robert Wyatt (Voice, Trumpet, Voices)
      Performer(s): Robert Wyatt (Voice, Trumpet, Voices), Gilad Atzmon (Alto Sax), Richard Pryce (Bass), Sigamos String Quartet
      Album: For The Ghosts Within - Wyatt/ Atzmon/ Stephen, Domino, WIGCD263
      Duration: 6:46
    • 00:41
      Title: Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
      Composer: Ellington, Duke/Strayhorn, Billy/Gaines, Lee
      Performer(s): Ben Webster (Tenor Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Ben Webster (Tenor Saxophone), Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
      Album: Highlights From The Duke Ellington Centennial Edition (Recordno: 5174632), Columbia/Legacy, 5174632
      Duration: 3:36
    • 00:45
      Title: G & T Blues
      Composer: Giltrap, Gordon
      Performer(s): Gordon Giltrap & Martin Taylor (Guitars)
      Performer(s): Gordon Giltrap & Martin Taylor (Guitars)
      Album: A Matter of Time, Prestige Records, Prestige CDSGP007
      Duration: 4:46
    • 00:54
      Title: Carriages
      Composer: Fullbrook, Hollie
      Performer(s): Tiny Ruins
      Performer(s): Tiny Ruins
      Album: Brightly Painted One
      Duration: 4:23

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