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    Sept 2: Midweek Blue this Wednesday continues to shine the spotlight on Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); another Blues artist (on his way to Monaghan) Selwyn Birchwood; Irish jazz chanteuse Stella Bass sings about a Nightingale; Bach played by sisters Guher and Suher Pekinel; a Haydn String Quartet; The Sixteen sing Handel; recent John Metcalfe release; Percussionist legend Tommy Hayes and Friends….; Shemekia Copland(pictured) sings JB Lenoir; more from the recent ECM release by Italian jazz legend Enrico Rava; movie music by Michael Nyman; sean-nos singer Roisin Elsafty sings and so too does singer songwriter Katie Kim; choral from Rachmaninov;  Bob Dylan from Blood on the Tracks; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 3 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    All this week Carl and Eamonn are featuring recordings by the Grammy-winning American singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III (including "The Grammy Song"!).

    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

    • 21:59
      Title: 44 Duos For Two Violins Sz98 - New Year's Song 2 - Tempo Giusto
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 0:58
    • 22:00
      Title: The Flat
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Performer(s): Johannsson, Johann
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:05
      Title: Distant Green Valley
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Duration: 7:20
    • 22:12
      Title: Ashkaroumes Akh Tshim Kashi
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:17
      Title: Our Es Mayr Im
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 4:32
    • 22:23
      Title: If At All
      Performer(s): Ross, Florian
      Performer(s): Ross, Florian
      Duration: 4:04
    • 22:34
      Title: Pace Non Trovo
      Performer(s): Marcello, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Marcello, Alessandro
      Duration: 4:12
    • 22:38
      Title: Cantata 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze - Blithe Bells
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:24
    • 22:43
      Title: Missa Pro Defunctis - Tract: Absolve, Domine
      Performer(s): Guerrero, Francisco
      Performer(s): Guerrero, Francisco
      Duration: 4:27
    • 22:48
      Title: If It Be Your Will
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Performer(s): Cohen, Leonard
      Duration: 5:37
    • 22:53
      Title: Gardermoen
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Performer(s): Kent, Julia
      Duration: 4:25
    • 22:58
      Title: A Pale Yellow Sky - Movement Iii - Sycamore Seeds
      Performer(s): Mckay, Deirdre
      Performer(s): Mckay, Deirdre
      Duration: 2:01
    • 23:00
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 2:56
    • 23:03
      Title: Spencer The Rover
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:06
    • 23:08
      Title: Elegy And Capriccio (1st Movement) Elegy
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 7:02
    • 23:17
      Title: Tapestry
      Performer(s): King, Carole
      Performer(s): King, Carole
      Duration: 4:55
    • 23:21
      Title: Over There
      Performer(s): Hodge, Derrick
      Performer(s): Hodge, Derrick
      Duration: 8:00
    • 23:38
      Title: Asturiana
      Performer(s): De Falla, Manuel
      Performer(s): De Falla, Manuel
      Duration: 3:07
    • 23:41
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In A Minor, Rv 500 (2nd Movement) - Largo
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:41
    • 23:44
      Title: Treacherous
      Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne
      Performer(s): Long, Vyvienne
      Duration: 5:20
    • 23:50
      Title: Brushwork
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Performer(s): Coniglio, Enrico
      Duration: 4:26
    • 23:55
      Title: Believe, Beleft, Below
      Performer(s): Svensson
      Performer(s): Svensson
      Duration: 5:06
    • 00:00
      Title: Shall I Compare Thee
      Performer(s): Shakespeare, William/Byrne, Brian
      Performer(s): Shakespeare, William/Byrne, Brian
      Duration: 4:17
    • 00:04
      Title: Little Bird
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Performer(s): Hannigan, Lisa
      Duration: 4:15
    • 00:08
      Title: Your Mother And I
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Duration: 2:49
    • 00:12
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Duration: 6:59
    • 00:19
      Title: Piano Sonata In D Major, Hob Xvi:33 - Movement Ii - Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 5:27
    • 00:25
      Title: Here
      Performer(s): Kouyate, Lansine
      Performer(s): Kouyate, Lansine
      Duration: 3:04
    • 00:28
      Title: Once I Loved
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 7:37
    • 00:35
      Title: The Cries Of Sualtaim's Head
      Performer(s): Deep End Of The Ford
      Performer(s): Deep End Of The Ford
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:41
      Title: Sylph And Salamander
      Performer(s): Baines, Francesca
      Performer(s): Baines, Francesca
      Duration: 4:47
    • 00:49
      Title: Sincerity
      Performer(s): Colarossi, Julien
      Performer(s): Colarossi, Julien
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:56
      Title: You Can Close Your Eyes
      Performer(s): Taylor, James
      Performer(s): Taylor, James
      Duration: 3:04

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