The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Apr 20. Monday's Blue shines the spotlight on Sinikka Langeland, kantele player (see Blue Tunes below);Kiev Chamber Choir sing Valentin Silvestrov; meditation music from  Arvo Part (pictured) - his tintinnabulation masterpiece, Spiegel im Spiegel; London based pianist Lola Perrin; Irish guitarist Redmond O'Toole plays trad; another Irish guitarist Brian O'Farrell plays Spanish; and a Spanish guitarist Paco de Lucia does his own thing; new from Irish singer songwriter Roesy; Dan Berglund's Tonbruket; Mississippi John Hurt sings his Coffee Blues and a Coffee Cantata from Bach; New from I Am Niamh; For these and lots more join Carl for the 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 19 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Bachianas Brasileiras is Heitor Vill-Lobos' most famous work. There's more to this Brazilian and this week on the Blue, we'll spotlight the lesser known too.

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    Sinikka Langeland:  April 20th - 26th

    Sinikka Langeland, a graduate of the University of Oslo, has studied piano, guitar and contemporary folksong. Since 1981, she's been especially interested in the kantele, or table harp. We'll hear original compositions from "The half-finished Heaven", her latest ECM release, all this week on BLUE.

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