The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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

This Week on Blue....

Tigran Hamasyan is a contemporary jazz pianist and composer rooted equally in American jazz and in his native Armenian folk. He is no stranger to Irish shores. In the past he has played here in different settings - last time with an Armenian folk choir and before that with his jazz trio. Next week he's back in Dublin performing at Christ Church Cathedral - but this time solo. His latest CD on Nonesuch Records, An Ancient Observer is under the Blue spotlight this week - Tigran on piano, vocals and effects ... a Blue of the Night recommendation.

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.

LOUIS REMEMBERED

It's been a sad year for the music world with the loss of many iconic figures. One of our own legends, jazz guitarist Louis Stewart left us earlier this year. Louis' musical legacy is recognised and lauded in the international jazz world. At home in Ireland, where he chose to base himself even at the peak of his international fame, he became a friend and mentor to many in a burgeoning jazz community. His loss is immense. In March 2014, Louis was the featured artist on The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran. This special programme features many of Louis' wonderful performances and his chat with Carl, recalling his early days and the highlights of his international career.

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Music Played on the Show

22:05

Title: La Mer - Jeux De Vagues (Games Of The Waves)

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 7:13

22:12

Title: Cantus Articus: Swans Migrating (Iii)

Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani

Duration: 7:14

22:20

Title: Banks Of The Nile

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 8:23

22:29

Title: All Blues

Performer(s): Davis

Duration: 11:50

22:43

Title: String Quartet In F Major (3rd Movement) Tres Lent

Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice

Duration: 8:54

22:52

Title: Prelude And Fugue In E Minor

Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri

Duration: 7:38

22:55

Title: Conception

Performer(s): Shearing, George

Duration: 7:25

23:08

Title: Not John

Performer(s): Wainwright, Loudon

Duration: 4:38

23:16

Title: It's Raining Today

Performer(s): Engel, Noel Scott

Duration: 4:16

23:26

Title: Etude No.9

Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heitor

Duration: 5:33

23:32

Title: Stop This World

Performer(s): Allison, Mose

Duration: 3:41

23:36

Title: The Love Of Beirut

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

Duration: 11:13

23:57

Title: January Man

Performer(s): Goulder, David

Duration: 4:41

00:00

Title: Hollow Point

Performer(s): Wood, Chris

Duration: 7:43

00:09

Title: Uspavanky (Lullabies)

Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir

Duration: 8:31

00:19

Title: Glas

Performer(s): Schmitt, Florent

Duration: 6:39

00:25

Title: Nana: Duermete, Nino, Duerme

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 4:44

00:31

Title: Rainbow Two

Performer(s): Ardley, Neil

Duration: 7:49

00:44

Title: Gnossienne No 1

Performer(s): Satie, Erik

Duration: 3:25

00:48

Title: The Garden (Vii)

Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir

Duration: 3:45

00:53

Title: Don't Smoke In Bed

Performer(s): Robison, Carson

Duration: 5:47

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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