The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    June 1. Eamonn sits in for Carl for the Bank Holiday and links a number of artists, composers and recordings that we've featured on the programme during the first half of 2015: Billie Holiday (pictured) and Ewan MacColl - both in their centenary years; Leo Brouwer, Brian Eno, Fazil Say, Enrique Granados, Joan Baez, Anouar Brahem, The Unthanks, Bob Dylan and the RTÉ lyric fm label, to name but a few.

    And we'll also hear a serenade for strings and a choral work by this week's featured composer, Edward Elgar (see BLUE TUNES, below). 10pm start...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 9 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 -

    Edward Elgar: June 1st - 7th

    Edward Elgar is widely regarded as quintessentially English. He was born June 2nd 1857 in a small West Midlands village. His father, a music teacher had a music shop and tuned pianos. So Elgar had a great advantage of growing up in a thoroughly musical atmosphere. Most famous for his marches, we salute him this week, however, with some chamber music, song settings and selected orchestral works…  

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:59
      Title: Glory Of Love
      Performer(s): Hill, Robin
      Performer(s): Hill, Robin
      Duration: 2:56
    • 22:03
      Title: Moto Perpetuo
      Performer(s): March, Andrew
      Performer(s): March, Andrew
      Duration: 2:56
    • 22:05
      Title: Untold Stories
      Performer(s): Darling, David
      Performer(s): Darling, David
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:11
      Title: I Can't Get Started
      Performer(s): Duke / Gershwin
      Performer(s): Duke / Gershwin
      Duration: 11:14
    • 22:23
      Title: Alleluia And Fugue For String Orchestra
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Duration: 3:27
    • 22:34
      Title: Andean
      Performer(s): Brook, Michael
      Performer(s): Brook, Michael
      Duration: 3:47
    • 22:38
      Title: Is This Desire
      Performer(s): Harvey, P J
      Performer(s): Harvey, P J
      Duration: 3:21
    • 22:57
      Title: The Grey Funnel Line
      Performer(s): Tawney, Cyril
      Performer(s): Tawney, Cyril
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:06
      Title: Leaving The Woods
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Performer(s): Leppin / Pirog
      Duration: 5:54
    • 23:13
      Title: Nocturne 'Cats On The Roof' Andante
      Performer(s): Dohnanyi, Erno
      Performer(s): Dohnanyi, Erno
      Duration: 4:13
    • 23:17
      Title: Little Symphony (1st Movement) Lentissimo, Molto Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Performer(s): Goehr, Alexander
      Duration: 1:45
    • 23:18
      Title: Lost Child - Sq And P
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Duration: 5:16
    • 23:24
      Title: Venus De Milo
      Performer(s): Mulligan, Gerry
      Performer(s): Mulligan, Gerry
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:29
      Title: The Touch Of Your Lips
      Performer(s): Noble, Ray
      Performer(s): Noble, Ray
      Duration: 2:57
    • 23:33
      Title: 8
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Performer(s): Metcalfe, John
      Duration: 4:30
    • 23:37
      Title: The Wind And The Leaves
      Performer(s): Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Performer(s): Berglund, Dan & Tonbruket
      Duration: 3:17
    • 23:40
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:43
      Title: Quintet In A Major - Andante
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 7:07
    • 23:50
      Title: Scottish Fantasy: Andante Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 6:09
    • 23:57
      Title: Amhran Na Leabhar
      Performer(s): Tomas Rua O Suilleabhain
      Performer(s): Tomas Rua O Suilleabhain
      Duration: 5:33
    • 00:02
      Title: Cottage For Sale
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Performer(s): Conley / Robison
      Duration: 3:43
    • 00:06
      Title: Vokuró
      Performer(s): Sigurdardottir/Vidar
      Performer(s): Sigurdardottir/Vidar
      Duration: 3:29
    • 00:09
      Title: Benedicamus Domino - Humane Prolis
      Performer(s): Anon. St Martial
      Performer(s): Anon. St Martial
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:13
      Title: Little Suite In A Minor - Praludium
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 3:49
    • 00:17
      Title: Lamentate - Movement X - Fragile E Conciliate
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 7:11
    • 00:36
      Title: Do It Again
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:00
    • 00:37
      Title: Not A Job
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Duration: 6:03
    • 00:43
      Title: Puncture Repair
      Performer(s): Elbow
      Performer(s): Elbow
      Duration: 2:03
    • 00:45
      Title: Sonatine (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mortensen, Finn
      Performer(s): Mortensen, Finn
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:48
      Title: Nocturnal - Ix. Slow And Quiet
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:11
    • 00:52
      Title: Bedtime Story
      Performer(s): Figarova, Amina
      Performer(s): Figarova, Amina
      Duration: 7:09

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