The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 26 June 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Brazilian inspired music on The Blue of the Night with the spotlight on Antonio Carlos Jobim's music; bossa-nova sounds to inspire Summer sunshine.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: String Quartet No. 3: (V) Blood Oath
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:03
      Title: A New Ground
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:07
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:48
    • 22:10
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G (3rd Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:38
    • 22:16
      Title: Planes
      Performer(s): Cranitch, Ellen/Fannin, Hilary
      Performer(s): Cranitch, Ellen/Fannin, Hilary
      Duration: 2:40
    • 22:18
      Title: An Leannán
      Performer(s): Ni Uallachain, Padraigin
      Performer(s): Ni Uallachain, Padraigin
      Duration: 5:48
    • 22:25
      Title: Three Piano Pieces After The Flower - Night Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Mitsukuri, Shukichi
      Performer(s): Mitsukuri, Shukichi
      Duration: 5:37
    • 22:30
      Title: Water Necklace
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Duration: 3:36
    • 22:35
      Title: Nunc Dimittis
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 7:10
    • 22:42
      Title: Felicidade
      Performer(s): De Moraes, Vincius/Jobim Ac
      Performer(s): De Moraes, Vincius/Jobim Ac
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:47
      Title: How Insensitive
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Duration: 6:44
    • 22:54
      Title: Albala (Danger)
      Performer(s): Toure, Samba
      Performer(s): Toure, Samba
      Duration: 3:26
    • 22:58
      Title: Mali Denhou
      Performer(s): Traore, Boubacar
      Performer(s): Traore, Boubacar
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:04
      Title: Sally Mae
      Performer(s): Hooker/Besman
      Performer(s): Hooker/Besman
      Duration: 2:45
    • 23:06
      Title: What A Little Moonlight Can Do
      Performer(s): Kent/Stewart
      Performer(s): Kent/Stewart
      Duration: 6:36
    • 23:15
      Title: Jeux D'Eau
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:09
    • 23:31
      Title: Spinning Centers
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Chelsea
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Chelsea
      Duration: 3:24
    • 23:38
      Title: Wash
      Performer(s): Vernon, Justin
      Performer(s): Vernon, Justin
      Duration: 5:13
    • 23:45
      Title: Ten Pieces Op. 12 - No. 7 Prelude
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Album: Debussy: Clair De Lune Musique Romantique Pour Harpe - Naoko Yoshino, Philips, 446 064-2
      Duration: 2:40
    • 23:48
      Title: Lon Dobh/Maidrin Rua
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:23
    • 23:53
      Title: Dónal Óg
      Performer(s): Trad Ni Bheaglaoich/Lunny
      Performer(s): Trad Ni Bheaglaoich/Lunny
      Duration: 5:36
    • 23:59
      Title: O Beata Infantia (Alio Modo)
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:03
      Title: Codex
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Album: The King of Limbs
      Duration: 5:01
    • 00:08
      Title: Road
      Performer(s): Shiel, Maria
      Performer(s): Shiel, Maria
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:12
      Title: Laudate Dominum
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:45
    • 00:16
      Title: Pno Concerto No.25 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:45
    • 00:25
      Title: Thinly, Roundly (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:29
      Title: Luces De Lorca
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:33
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:37
      Title: Among The Wicklow Hills
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:41
      Title: Venezia E Napoli (1st Movement) - Gondoliera
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 5:30
    • 00:46
      Title: The Girl From Murania
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Duration: 5:23
    • 00:53
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 3:45

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