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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 28 May 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Noel Scott Engel was one of The Walker Brothers. His 1969 solo project "Scott Walker 3" initially sold well. Hear selections from the cult CD re-issue each night this week.

    Peter Delaney

    Peter Delaney is that rare breed; an Irish ukulele player inspired, in equal measure, by early archive recordings of Mississippi Delta Blues and Hawaiian Luau music. His songs are gentle parables formed from slightly skewed everyday observations sustained only by voice and instrument. The result is music which is both simple and beguiling.

     

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    August 31th - Sept 6: Memphis Slim

    Peter “Memphis Slim” Chatman was a blues pianist and singer who wrote enduring standards like “Everyday I Have The Blues”. He lived in France for the last 25 years of his life. In the week of the centenary of his birth, we’ll hear recordings made before and after he emigrated to Europe in 1963. He's our Blue Tunes feature

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:55
      Title: Prelude: First Snow
      Performer(s): Michael Gettel
      Performer(s): Michael Gettel
      Album: Best of Narada New Age
      Duration: 3:19
    • 21:59
      Title: Violin Concerto - I
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 7:11
    • 22:07
      Title: Desert Crossing
      Performer(s): Ponty, Jean Luc
      Performer(s): Ponty, Jean Luc
      Duration: 3:18
    • 22:10
      Title: No.11 In G Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:39
    • 22:13
      Title: Sonata In D Major (4th Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:03
    • 22:20
      Title: Boll Weevil Holler
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:19
    • 22:22
      Title: Kaleidoscopic Vision
      Performer(s): Krog / Surman
      Performer(s): Krog / Surman
      Duration: 4:48
    • 22:28
      Title: Spark
      Performer(s): Hauschka
      Performer(s): Hauschka
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:32
      Title: Was
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 3:43
    • 22:37
      Title: Violin Concerto In C Major (2nd Movement) - Largo
      Performer(s): Dall'oglio, Domenico
      Performer(s): Dall'oglio, Domenico
      Duration: 6:40
    • 22:44
      Title: Nocturne No 4 Op 36 In E Flat Major - Andante Molto Moderato
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 7:00
    • 22:51
      Title: I Will Put My Ship In Order
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:05
    • 22:55
      Title: Rosemary
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:58
      Title: Speckled Water
      Performer(s): Vallely
      Performer(s): Vallely
      Duration: 4:45
    • 23:09
      Title: Missa Pro Defunctis - Introit: Requiem Aeternam
      Performer(s): Guerrero, Francisco
      Performer(s): Guerrero, Francisco
      Duration: 4:55
    • 23:21
      Title: My Lagan Love
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:42
    • 23:27
      Title: None The Wiser
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:32
      Title: Eleanor Plunkett
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 7:05
    • 23:40
      Title: Valse Impromptu
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:46
      Title: Cello Concerto In E Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:36
    • 23:53
      Title: Swinging Tripes And Trillibubkins
      Performer(s): Barry, Gerald
      Performer(s): Barry, Gerald
      Duration: 2:01
    • 23:54
      Title: Here
      Performer(s): Kouyate, Lansine
      Performer(s): Kouyate, Lansine
      Duration: 3:04
    • 23:57
      Title: Dies Irae
      Performer(s): Giannelli, Jean-Michel
      Performer(s): Giannelli, Jean-Michel
      Duration: 5:30
    • 00:05
      Title: Oblivion
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:02
    • 00:09
      Title: On Staddon Heights
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Performer(s): Surman, John
      Duration: 7:49
    • 00:23
      Title: Hallelujah
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 7:54
    • 00:30
      Title: Cello Suite In G Minor - Iv: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:04
    • 00:33
      Title: Aurilla Mia
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Duration: 3:32
    • 00:37
      Title: Pulse, Pause, Repeat
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Duration: 4:30
    • 00:41
      Title: In Vitro
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Performer(s): Balke, Jon
      Duration: 4:27
    • 00:46
      Title: Nocturne In C Sharp Minor
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:50
      Title: Downside Up
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Performer(s): Gabriel, Peter
      Duration: 4:07

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