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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


    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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