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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 Monday 15 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    On the anniversary of Billie Holiday's death, Carl and Eamonn remember some of Lady Day's finest recordings: Billie with Lester Young, Teddy Wilson; and with string sections.

    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

    • 22:00
      Title: Now You're Gone
      Performer(s): Uddin, Jasmin
      Performer(s): Uddin, Jasmin
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:03
      Title: String Quartet In F Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:54
    • 22:13
      Title: Sonata A 4 In G Minor - La Sampiera
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Duration: 3:52
    • 22:22
      Title: La Bassinette Noir
      Performer(s): Murphy, Kevin / Haugh, Thomas
      Performer(s): Murphy, Kevin / Haugh, Thomas
      Duration: 3:40
    • 22:24
      Title: Down Along The Dixie Line
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Duration: 5:04
    • 22:30
      Title: Albala (Danger)
      Performer(s): Toure, Samba
      Performer(s): Toure, Samba
      Duration: 3:26
    • 22:33
      Title: Toure
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Performer(s): Vieux Farka Toure/ Idan Raichel
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:38
      Title: Sarabande
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:00
    • 22:43
      Title: String Quartet No.12 In F Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 7:28
    • 23:02
      Title: Dark Was The Night
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Performer(s): Rooder, Ry & Dickinson, Jim
      Duration: 3:07
    • 23:10
      Title: Truskmore
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Performer(s): Mac Erlaine, Sean
      Duration: 4:30
    • 23:16
      Title: Happy Ever After
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:20
      Title: O Sapientia (I )
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:23
      Title: String Quartet In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 7:38
    • 23:30
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Duration: 6:59
    • 23:40
      Title: Comme Ci, Comme Ca
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Performer(s): Coquatrix, Dudan & Goell
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:46
      Title: Moon At The Window
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Duration: 5:33
    • 23:53
      Title: Prelude In C Major Bwv 846i
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:00
    • 23:56
      Title: Ich Ruf Zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Simon
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Simon
      Duration: 6:58
    • 00:04
      Title: Deep Dead Blue
      Performer(s): Costello/Frisell
      Performer(s): Costello/Frisell
      Duration: 3:15
    • 00:07
      Title: Snow
      Composer: Turner
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Performer(s): Turner, Pierce
      Duration: 4:44
    • 00:13
      Title: Riverside
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Performer(s): Obel, Agnes
      Duration: 3:40
    • 00:16
      Title: We're Not Programs, Gerty, We're People
      Performer(s): Clint Mansell
      Performer(s): Clint Mansell
      Duration: 5:25
    • 00:23
      Title: Piano Sonata In A Flat (1st Movement) Moderato
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:30
      Title: Orfeo, Tu Dormi (Singing The Part Of Euridice)
      Performer(s): Sartorio, Antonio
      Performer(s): Sartorio, Antonio
      Duration: 5:32
    • 00:36
      Title: Epic Part One
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Performer(s): Mitchell, Anais
      Duration: 2:37
    • 00:39
      Title: Joyful Spring
      Performer(s): Levy, Howard
      Performer(s): Levy, Howard
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:41
      Title: Kit'stune/When A Knight Won His Spurs
      Performer(s): Trad/Simpson, Martin
      Performer(s): Trad/Simpson, Martin
      Duration: 5:36
    • 00:48
      Title: Ril Zoe
      Performer(s): O'Riada, Peadar
      Performer(s): O'Riada, Peadar
      Duration: 3:51
    • 00:53
      Title: You've Been Flirting Again
      Performer(s): Bjork
      Performer(s): Bjork
      Duration: 2:44
    • 00:56
      Title: At Home
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Performer(s): Alperin, Mischa
      Duration: 2:59

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