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    Oct 23: Thursday's Blue has Billie Holliday with Teddy Wilson; Percussion wizard Marilyn Mazur teams up with saxophonist Jan Garbarek while Bjork is joined by another ace percussionist - Evelyn Glennie; The Bulgarian Voices along with the Moscow Art Trio' Quatuor Talich perform music by Mendelssohn; Danish singer songwriter Agnes Obel(pictured); German pianist Julia Hülsmann and her  Quartet from the ECM release In Full View;; Richard Hawley's distinctive vocals and  more from  Franz Liszt  who is in the Blue Tunes spotlight - see Blue Tunes below; For these and more join Carl at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 11 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 -

    Franz Liszt: Oct 20th - 26th 

    Franz Liszt is remembered as a virtuoso. Much of his self-composed concert repertoire is considered to be the most technically-difficult music written for piano. In the week of the anniversary of his birth, we feature Liszt's late career compositions, including low-key pieces for cello and piano performed by, amongst others, Paul Lewis, Nikolai Lugansky, Pascal Amoyel and Emmanuelle Bertrand.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Bedside Manners Are Extra
      Performer(s): Lawson, Dave/Greenslade, Dave
      Performer(s): Lawson, Dave/Greenslade, Dave
      Duration: 6:39
    • 22:07
      Title: No. 13 In A Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:12
    • 22:09
      Title: Neelin
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Performer(s): Kinsella, Lauren
      Duration: 3:20
    • 22:12
      Title: Ten Pieces Op. 12 - No. 7 Prelude
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Album: Debussy: Clair De Lune Musique Romantique Pour Harpe - Naoko Yoshino, Philips, 446 064-2
      Duration: 2:40
    • 22:15
      Title: Szeroka Woda
      Performer(s): Gorecki, Henryk
      Performer(s): Gorecki, Henryk
      Duration: 4:16
    • 22:19
      Title: No 2 In C Minor
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 10:21
    • 22:31
      Title: I Like Your Eyes
      Performer(s): Cooder, Ry
      Performer(s): Cooder, Ry
      Duration: 2:39
    • 22:34
      Title: Sonata K208
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 5:45
    • 22:42
      Title: The Fable Of Mr Low
      Performer(s): Zanisi, Enrico
      Performer(s): Zanisi, Enrico
      Duration: 6:58
    • 22:57
      Title: Winter Wish
      Performer(s): Mazur / Garbarek
      Performer(s): Mazur / Garbarek
      Duration: 4:27
    • 23:02
      Title: Madrigal
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon/Wakeman, Rick
      Performer(s): Anderson, Jon/Wakeman, Rick
      Duration: 2:42
    • 23:05
      Title: Sonata In E Flat Major, K.380 (2) Andante Con Moto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 8:06
    • 23:13
      Title: The Salley Gardens
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:09
    • 23:25
      Title: Mama, You Been On My Mind
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 3:41
    • 23:28
      Title: Violin Concerto In C Major (2nd Movement) - Adagio
      Performer(s): Lolli, Antonio
      Performer(s): Lolli, Antonio
      Duration: 5:46
    • 23:34
      Title: Travelling West (Air/ Reels)
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:24
    • 23:39
      Title: Sé Lest
      Performer(s): Sigur Ros
      Performer(s): Sigur Ros
      Duration: 8:27
    • 23:49
      Title: Ecce Puer
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 6:34
    • 23:56
      Title: Hypnotized
      Performer(s): Difranco
      Performer(s): Difranco
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:02
      Title: Bron-Yr-Aur
      Performer(s): Page, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Page, Jimmy
      Duration: 2:21
    • 00:04
      Title: Distant Green Valley
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Performer(s): J Zhao/L Zhao
      Duration: 7:20
    • 00:11
      Title: Blue
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Performer(s): Mitchell
      Duration: 3:20
    • 00:20
      Title: Bird Alone
      Performer(s): Lincoln, A.
      Performer(s): Lincoln, A.
      Duration: 8:49
    • 00:29
      Title: String Quartet Op 130 In B Flat Major - Movement Iii - Andante C
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:09
    • 00:36
      Title: Burma Shave
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Performer(s): Waits, Tom
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:44
      Title: Sonata Prima
      Performer(s): Fontana, Giovanni Batista
      Performer(s): Fontana, Giovanni Batista
      Duration: 4:13
    • 00:47
      Title: Etudes-Tableaux - Lento Assai In A Minor, No.2
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 7:16
    • 00:55
      Title: With Wand'ring Steps (Recorder Version)
      Performer(s): Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Performer(s): Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:58
      Title: Puncture Repair
      Performer(s): Elbow
      Performer(s): Elbow
      Album: Leaders of the Free World, V2 Music, VVR1032552
      Duration: 1:48

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