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 Wednesday 17 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

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.

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

22:06

Title: Suenero

Performer(s): Fandermole, Jorge

Duration: 4:45

22:10

Title: The Mountains Of Pomeroy

Performer(s): Sigerson, Dr.G

Duration: 4:31

22:15

Title: Piano Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 8:15

22:23

Title: String Quartet No.6 In F Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 7:30

22:37

Title: Sunset On Prince George's County

Performer(s): Fahey, John

Duration: 4:31

22:41

Title: They Can't Take That Away From Me

Performer(s): Gershwin, George / Ira

Duration: 4:28

22:46

Title: No Bad News

Composer: Bonnie Prince Billy

Performer(s): Bonnie Prince Billy, Emmett Kelly (Guitar), Dawn Mccarthy (Vocals), Paul Oldham (Bass), Valgeir Sigurdsson (Mixing), Jim White (Drums

Album: The Letting Go - Bonnie Prince Billy / Domino Records / WIGCD182

Duration: 4:45

22:51

Title: Taketomi Sunset

Performer(s): Hirayasu/ Brozman

Duration: 4:16

22:55

Title: The Prayer: Sunset

Performer(s): Kamen, Michael

Duration: 6:02

23:02

Title: Roses Not Mums

Performer(s): Hanna, Roland

Duration: 7:24

23:10

Title: How Blue Can You Get?

Performer(s): Fame, Georgie

Duration: 5:08

23:15

Title: Préludes - La Colombe (The Dove)

Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier

Duration: 2:32

23:18

Title: The Silence Beneath

Performer(s): Travis / Fripp

Duration: 8:50

23:27

Title: The Things We Throw Away

Performer(s): Connah, Lyndon

Duration: 4:28

23:32

Title: Pianto Della Madonna 'Iam Moriar, Mi Fili'

Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio

Duration: 10:22

23:49

Title: Somewhere In Italy

Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad

Duration: 6:54

23:56

Title: Song In D

Performer(s): Síle Ní Dhubhghaill

Duration: 3:08

23:59

Title: Old Light

Performer(s): Cutting Andy

Duration: 2:07

00:01

Title: Cover Me

Performer(s): Bjork

Duration: 2:21

00:04

Title: Pastirska Elegija

Performer(s): Trad Serbian

Duration: 4:08

00:12

Title: Track 07

Performer(s): Jansen, Arne

Duration: 3:45

00:15

Title: Moonpie

Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer

Duration: 4:48

00:21

Title: Lamentate - Movement V (Pregando)

Performer(s): Part, Arvo

Duration: 6:14

00:27

Title: Pieces In D Minor - I: Prelude

Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried

Duration: 3:05

00:30

Title: Sonata In G Major (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von

Duration: 2:55

00:34

Title: Birch Song

Performer(s): Qvenild, Morten

Duration: 8:21

00:42

Title: Lord Bateman

Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood

Duration: 8:15

00:50

Title: Magnificat Secundi Toni

Performer(s): Binchois, Gilles

Duration: 8:01

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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