The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Dec 23. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the the remainder of this - and next -week. Eamonn sits in again on Tuesday's BLUE to link seasonal fare from Waterson:Carthy; violinist-cum-ECM signing Michael Galasso; choral music by Edward Elgar; a choir called Sospiri re-invent a Wilfred Owen poem; we'll also hear an original song from the debut recording by Allegra Levy (pictured); Paul Buchanan, on The Blue Nile's "Hats", and guesting with Craig Armstrong; low-key Liszt; the late Frank Harte, and a song of Irish labour; 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below); the voice of Ferran Savall; the delta blues guitar of Kelly Joe Phelps; and Cyrille Aimée, delivering a sprightly "Let It Snow!" 10:05pm...

     

    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 -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    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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