The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's BLUE...

    April 17. Carl returns after his break on Tuesday and tonight Eamonn links Anouer Brahem's "Sur Le Fleuve"; part of Mussorgsky's "Pictures At An Exhibition"; Finnish folk courtesy of kantele-player Timo Vaananen; John Dankworth's "Thieving Boy"; Saint-Saens' String Quartet No.1; flamenco guitarist José Luis Montón; sublime saxophone-playing by Art Pepper (pictured); Irish guitarist Mark Anthony McGrath; and more from the recently-issued "Fixin To Die" by Jackson C. Frank (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 -

    Jackson C. Frank: April 14th - 20th

    The American singer/songwriter Jackson C. Frank was seriously injured as a child, in a school fire that claimed the lives of most of his classmates. He is best known for writing "Blues Run The Game", a song that's been covered by Simon & Garfunkel, Bert Jansch, Eddi Reader, John Renbourn and Frank's one-time girlfriend, Sandy Denny. He, himself, recorded just one album in his lifetime, the eponymous "Jackson C. Frank", produced by Frank's friend Paul Simon, in London. This week, we feature rarities from the newly-issued “Fixin’ To Die”: home and reel-to-reel recordings made during the 1960s and 1970s. Join Ellen and Eamonn to hear a selection each night this week, from 10pm...

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:00 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet No. 3: (v) Blood Oath
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 0:03:03
    • 10:03 p.m.
      Title: A New Ground
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 0:03:17
    • 10:07 p.m.
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto no.4 in G (2nd movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:03:48
    • 10:10 p.m.
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto no.4 in G (3rd movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:04:38
    • 10:16 p.m.
      Title: Planes
      Performer(s): Cranitch, Ellen/Fannin, Hilary
      Performer(s): Cranitch, Ellen/Fannin, Hilary
      Duration: 0:02:40
    • 10:18 p.m.
      Title: An Leannán
      Performer(s): Ni Uallachain, Padraigin
      Performer(s): Ni Uallachain, Padraigin
      Duration: 0:05:48
    • 10:25 p.m.
      Title: Three Piano Pieces after the Flower - Night Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Mitsukuri, Shukichi
      Performer(s): Mitsukuri, Shukichi
      Duration: 0:05:37
    • 10:30 p.m.
      Title: Water Necklace
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Performer(s): Hiraoka, Toshiyuki
      Duration: 0:03:36
    • 10:35 p.m.
      Title: Nunc Dimittis
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 0:07:10
    • 10:42 p.m.
      Title: Felicidade
      Performer(s): de Moraes, Vincius/Jobim AC
      Performer(s): de Moraes, Vincius/Jobim AC
      Duration: 0:04:25
    • 10:47 p.m.
      Title: How Insensitive
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Performer(s): Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Duration: 0:06:44
    • 10:54 p.m.
      Title: Albala (Danger)
      Performer(s): Toure, Samba
      Performer(s): Toure, Samba
      Duration: 0:03:26
    • 10:58 p.m.
      Title: Mali Denhou
      Performer(s): Traore, Boubacar
      Performer(s): Traore, Boubacar
      Duration: 0:05:09
    • 11:04 p.m.
      Title: Sally Mae
      Performer(s): Hooker/Besman
      Performer(s): Hooker/Besman
      Duration: 0:02:45
    • 11:06 p.m.
      Title: What A Little Moonlight Can Do
      Performer(s): Kent/Stewart
      Performer(s): Kent/Stewart
      Duration: 0:06:36
    • 11:15 p.m.
      Title: Jeux d'eau
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:06:09
    • 11:31 p.m.
      Title: Spinning Centers
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Chelsea
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Chelsea
      Duration: 0:03:24
    • 11:38 p.m.
      Title: Wash
      Performer(s): Vernon, Justin
      Performer(s): Vernon, Justin
      Duration: 0:05:13
    • 11:45 p.m.
      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: 0:02:40
    • 11:48 p.m.
      Title: Lon Dobh/Maidrin Rua
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 11:53 p.m.
      Title: Dónal Óg
      Performer(s): Trad Ni Bheaglaoich/Lunny
      Performer(s): Trad Ni Bheaglaoich/Lunny
      Duration: 0:05:36
    • 11:59 p.m.
      Title: O beata infantia (alio modo)
      Performer(s): Hildegard of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Performer(s): Hildegard of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 12:03 a.m.
      Title: Codex
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Album: The King of Limbs
      Duration: 0:05:01
    • 12:08 a.m.
      Title: Road
      Performer(s): Shiel, Maria
      Performer(s): Shiel, Maria
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:12 a.m.
      Title: Laudate Dominum
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • 12:16 a.m.
      Title: Pno Concerto No.25 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:07:45
    • 12:25 a.m.
      Title: thinly, roundly (excerpt)
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Performer(s): Miller, Chris
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 12:29 a.m.
      Title: Luces de Lorca
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 0:03:41
    • 12:33 a.m.
      Title: Snow
      Composer: turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 0:04:44
    • 12:37 a.m.
      Title: Among The Wicklow Hills
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 0:02:49
    • 12:41 a.m.
      Title: Venezia e Napoli (1st movement) - Gondoliera
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 0:05:30
    • 12:46 a.m.
      Title: The Girl from Murania
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Duration: 0:05:23
    • 12:53 a.m.
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 0:03:45

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