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    July 24. Thursday's Blue  includes Paul Brady and Andy Irvine; more from Claudia Schwab's cd Amber Sand; a Bach Violin Concerto and an Italian Baroque gem from soprano Agnes Mellon;  once again we shine the spotlight on the Talich Quartet  (see Blue Tunes  below); Saxophonist Paul Desmond teams up with guitar legend Jim Hall; Keith Jarrett is Somewhere Over The Rainbow in La Scala; Mali singer Rokia Traore; Irish jazz singer Stella Bass(pictured); Kate Bush sings an Irish song; Sitar music from Ravi Shankar; For these and many more join Carl for the 10pm start...

    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 -

    Talich Quartet; July 21st - July 27th

     

    Václav Talich was music director of the Czech Philharmonic from 1919 to 1939.His nephew, Jan Talich Snr, founded the Talich Quartet in 1964. Three decades later, his son, Jan Talich Jnr, took the first violin chair in the quartet. In this, its 50th anniversary, we feature a number of Talich releases, including recent recordings of works by Mendelssohn, Brahms and Kalliwoda. Join us for Talich Quartet, each night this week on Blue. (Picture © courtesy Bernard Martinez La Dolce Volta)

    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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