The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 4 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

    • 22:07
      Title: Ballad In Db
      Performer(s): Beach, Amy
      Performer(s): Beach, Amy
      Duration: 7:50
    • 22:17
      Title: I Was Looking At The Ceiling And Then I Saw The Sky - Alone...Ag
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 4:37
    • 22:19
      Title: Stars And Stripes Forever
      Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip
      Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:24
      Title: Concertoin G For 2 Mandolins (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:14
    • 22:28
      Title: Sinner Man
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Frederiksen
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Frederiksen
      Duration: 4:23
    • 22:34
      Title: Photo Album
      Performer(s): Figarova, Amina
      Performer(s): Figarova, Amina
      Duration: 8:48
    • 22:42
      Title: Solitude
      Performer(s): Ellington / De Lange
      Performer(s): Ellington / De Lange
      Duration: 2:24
    • 22:45
      Title: The Green Mountains
      Performer(s): Swallow, Steve
      Performer(s): Swallow, Steve
      Duration: 3:56
    • 22:49
      Title: Stormy Monday (Live)
      Performer(s): Walker, T-Bone
      Performer(s): Walker, T-Bone
      Duration: 6:04
    • 23:10
      Title: Shepherd
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Duration: 5:48
    • 23:16
      Title: I'M So Lonesome I Could Cry
      Performer(s): Williams, Hank
      Performer(s): Williams, Hank
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:24
      Title: Blue In Green
      Performer(s): Davis
      Performer(s): Davis
      Duration: 5:52
    • 23:30
      Title: Somewhere (From West Side Story)
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Performer(s): Bernstein / Sondheim
      Duration: 4:08
    • 23:45
      Title: She's Leaving The Bank
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Duration: 6:17
    • 23:51
      Title: Goodnight Irene
      Performer(s): Hurt, John 'Mississipi'
      Performer(s): Hurt, John 'Mississipi'
      Duration: 2:41
    • 23:53
      Title: O Magnum Mysterium
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Duration: 6:55
    • 00:00
      Title: Oh Shenandoah
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Album: Time Portal
      Duration: 4:04
    • 00:06
      Title: Avril 14th
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 2:18
    • 00:08
      Title: A Hudson Cycle
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:35
    • 00:14
      Title: Clarinet Concerto (1st Movement) Slowly And Expressively
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 6:16
    • 00:24
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Young/Washington
      Performer(s): Young/Washington
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:31
      Title: The Grammy Song
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:34
      Title: Now, O Now, I Needs Must Part
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 2:53
    • 00:39
      Title: New York Counterpoint
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 11:25
    • 00:50
      Title: Still Crazy After All These Years
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:47
    • 00:55
      Title: Waltz For A Lonely Farmhouse
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Performer(s): Heitzeg, Steve
      Duration: 3:13

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