The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Nightly, 10pm - 1am

    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    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 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    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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