The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 3: This week, Eamonn sits in for Carl (who returns from his holidays next Monday). On tonight's programme, we'll listen to Cavan artist Eileen Tackney, from her latest CD; a Goldberg Variation (transcribed for strings by Dmitri Sitkovetsky); recent fare from American sax-player Harry Allen (pictured); a Scott Joplin serenade; acoustic Jethro Tull; low-key Louis Armstrong (see BLUE TUNES, below); guitarist Dominic Miller, throwing a few shapes with Satie; a new release by arranger Michael Gibbs that was recorded over a 3-year period (whenever the NDR Big Band had some spare time on its hands); the slow movement of Grieg's A Minor piano concerto (also new: pianist Javier Perianes); and a Danny Elfman melody interpreted by violinist Zach Brock. 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 17 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 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:06
      Title: Suenero
      Performer(s): Fandermole, Jorge
      Performer(s): Fandermole, Jorge
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:10
      Title: The Mountains Of Pomeroy
      Performer(s): Sigerson, Dr.G
      Performer(s): Sigerson, Dr.G
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:15
      Title: Piano Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      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
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 7:30
    • 22:37
      Title: Sunset On Prince George's County
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Performer(s): Fahey, John
      Duration: 4:31
    • 22:41
      Title: They Can't Take That Away From Me
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George / Ira
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George / Ira
      Duration: 4:28
    • 22:46
      Title: No Bad News
      Composer: Bonnie Prince Billy
      Performer(s): 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
      Performer(s): Hirayasu/ Brozman
      Duration: 4:16
    • 22:55
      Title: The Prayer: Sunset
      Performer(s): Kamen, Michael
      Performer(s): Kamen, Michael
      Duration: 6:02
    • 23:02
      Title: Roses Not Mums
      Performer(s): Hanna, Roland
      Performer(s): Hanna, Roland
      Duration: 7:24
    • 23:10
      Title: How Blue Can You Get?
      Performer(s): Fame, Georgie
      Performer(s): Fame, Georgie
      Duration: 5:08
    • 23:15
      Title: Préludes - La Colombe (The Dove)
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Performer(s): Messiaen, Olivier
      Duration: 2:32
    • 23:18
      Title: The Silence Beneath
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Performer(s): Travis / Fripp
      Duration: 8:50
    • 23:27
      Title: The Things We Throw Away
      Performer(s): Connah, Lyndon
      Performer(s): Connah, Lyndon
      Duration: 4:28
    • 23:32
      Title: Pianto Della Madonna 'Iam Moriar, Mi Fili'
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 10:22
    • 23:49
      Title: Somewhere In Italy
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Performer(s): Atzmon, Gilad
      Duration: 6:54
    • 23:56
      Title: Song In D
      Performer(s): Síle Ní Dhubhghaill
      Performer(s): Síle Ní Dhubhghaill
      Duration: 3:08
    • 23:59
      Title: Old Light
      Performer(s): Cutting Andy
      Performer(s): Cutting Andy
      Duration: 2:07
    • 00:01
      Title: Cover Me
      Performer(s): Bjork
      Performer(s): Bjork
      Duration: 2:21
    • 00:04
      Title: Pastirska Elegija
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Performer(s): Trad Serbian
      Duration: 4:08
    • 00:12
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Performer(s): Jansen, Arne
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:15
      Title: Moonpie
      Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer
      Performer(s): Ballamy / Stronen / Fennesz / Molvaer
      Duration: 4:48
    • 00:21
      Title: Lamentate - Movement V (Pregando)
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:27
      Title: Pieces In D Minor - I: Prelude
      Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried
      Performer(s): Conradi, Johann Gottfried
      Duration: 3:05
    • 00:30
      Title: Sonata In G Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 2:55
    • 00:34
      Title: Birch Song
      Performer(s): Qvenild, Morten
      Performer(s): Qvenild, Morten
      Duration: 8:21
    • 00:42
      Title: Lord Bateman
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Wood
      Duration: 8:15
    • 00:50
      Title: Magnificat Secundi Toni
      Performer(s): Binchois, Gilles
      Performer(s): Binchois, Gilles
      Duration: 8:01

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