The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 8 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Contemporary Slovak composer Vladimír Godár is in the spotlight. Join Carl and Eamonn on the Blue as they play extracts from his Cantata "Mater", film scores and transcriptions.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    The Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:05
      Title: La Mer - Jeux De Vagues (Games Of The Waves)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 7:13
    • 22:12
      Title: Cantus Articus: Swans Migrating (Iii)
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Duration: 7:14
    • 22:20
      Title: Banks Of The Nile
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 8:23
    • 22:29
      Title: All Blues
      Performer(s): Davis
      Performer(s): Davis
      Duration: 11:50
    • 22:43
      Title: String Quartet In F Major (3rd Movement) Tres Lent
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:54
    • 22:52
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In E Minor
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:38
    • 22:55
      Title: Conception
      Performer(s): Shearing, George
      Performer(s): Shearing, George
      Duration: 7:25
    • 23:08
      Title: Not John
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon
      Duration: 4:38
    • 23:16
      Title: It's Raining Today
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott
      Duration: 4:16
    • 23:26
      Title: Etude No.9
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor
      Duration: 5:33
    • 23:32
      Title: Stop This World
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Performer(s): Allison, Mose
      Duration: 3:41
    • 23:36
      Title: The Love Of Beirut
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anouar
      Duration: 7:59
    • 23:45
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In C Minor Op. 18 - Movement Ii - Adagio So
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 11:13
    • 23:57
      Title: January Man
      Performer(s): Goulder, David
      Performer(s): Goulder, David
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:00
      Title: Hollow Point
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Performer(s): Wood, Chris
      Duration: 7:43
    • 00:09
      Title: Uspavanky (Lullabies)
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 8:31
    • 00:19
      Title: Glas
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent
      Duration: 6:39
    • 00:25
      Title: Nana: Duermete, Nino, Duerme
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:31
      Title: Rainbow Two
      Performer(s): Ardley, Neil
      Performer(s): Ardley, Neil
      Duration: 7:49
    • 00:44
      Title: Gnossienne No 1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:25
    • 00:48
      Title: The Garden (Vii)
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:53
      Title: Don't Smoke In Bed
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Performer(s): Robison, Carson
      Duration: 5:47

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