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    Sept 2: Midweek Blue this Wednesday continues to shine the spotlight on Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); another Blues artist (on his way to Monaghan) Selwyn Birchwood; Irish jazz chanteuse Stella Bass sings about a Nightingale; Bach played by sisters Guher and Suher Pekinel; a Haydn String Quartet; The Sixteen sing Handel; recent John Metcalfe release; Percussionist legend Tommy Hayes and Friends….; Shemekia Copland(pictured) sings JB Lenoir; more from the recent ECM release by Italian jazz legend Enrico Rava; movie music by Michael Nyman; sean-nos singer Roisin Elsafty sings and so too does singer songwriter Katie Kim; choral from Rachmaninov;  Bob Dylan from Blood on the Tracks; For these and lots more join Carl at 10….

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 18 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: Dark Cloud
      Performer(s): Sims, Zoot
      Performer(s): Sims, Zoot
      Duration: 4:39
    • 22:05
      Title: Piano Concerto No.4 In G Minor (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 6:33
    • 22:14
      Title: Elvis Presley Blues
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings
      Duration: 5:08
    • 22:19
      Title: The Dream
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Performer(s): Portman, Tom
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:25
      Title: That's All Right
      Performer(s): Crudup, Arthur
      Performer(s): Crudup, Arthur
      Duration: 2:36
    • 22:29
      Title: String Quartet No.1 (2nd Movement) Andante Pensiero
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:40
      Title: Just As You Are
      Performer(s): Benge / Wyatt
      Performer(s): Benge / Wyatt
      Duration: 4:37
    • 22:44
      Title: Reverof/Lusignac
      Performer(s): Tweed/Wood
      Performer(s): Tweed/Wood
      Duration: 4:38
    • 22:49
      Title: People Get Ready
      Performer(s): Mayfield, Curtis
      Performer(s): Mayfield, Curtis
      Duration: 3:44
    • 22:53
      Title: The Seventh Son
      Performer(s): Dixon, Willie
      Performer(s): Dixon, Willie
      Duration: 2:54
    • 22:56
      Title: If The Sea Was Whiskey
      Performer(s): Dixon / Caston
      Performer(s): Dixon / Caston
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:00
      Title: Ricercare A 6
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 6:58
    • 23:06
      Title: Virgo Flagellatur
      Performer(s): Anon. (School Of Perotinus)
      Performer(s): Anon. (School Of Perotinus)
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:14
      Title: That Ole Devil Called Love
      Performer(s): Roberts / Fisher
      Performer(s): Roberts / Fisher
      Duration: 3:10
    • 23:17
      Title: Getting Some Fun Out Of Life
      Performer(s): Burke/Leslie
      Performer(s): Burke/Leslie
      Duration: 3:30
    • 23:20
      Title: The Beggar
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Duration: 6:39
    • 23:27
      Title: Love Theme From Cinema Paradiso
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:31
      Title: Roll 'N' Jelly
      Performer(s): Emerson, Keith
      Performer(s): Emerson, Keith
      Duration: 1:29
    • 23:33
      Title: I'Ll Never Leave You
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry
      Duration: 4:31
    • 23:37
      Title: Homage To Greene
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind
      Duration: 5:45
    • 23:43
      Title: Last Rites For The Promised Land (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Mcfarland, Gary
      Performer(s): Mcfarland, Gary
      Duration: 4:56
    • 23:48
      Title: A Moment Alone
      Performer(s): Mcfarland, Gary
      Performer(s): Mcfarland, Gary
      Duration: 6:30
    • 23:55
      Title: Madame Butterfly - Humming Chorus
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 3:26
    • 23:58
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 2 In F Major Op. 99 - Movement Ii - Adagio Affe
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:48
    • 00:05
      Title: Strange Fruit
      Performer(s): Allen, Lewis
      Performer(s): Allen, Lewis
      Duration: 3:23
    • 00:08
      Title: Fisherman's Woman
      Performer(s): Torrini/White
      Performer(s): Torrini/White
      Duration: 2:06
    • 00:11
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Duration: 6:14
    • 00:17
      Title: Melencolia I - 1
      Performer(s): Birtwistle, Harrison
      Performer(s): Birtwistle, Harrison
      Duration: 3:37
    • 00:20
      Title: I Better Be Quiet Now
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Performer(s): Smith, Elliott
      Duration: 3:59
    • 00:25
      Title: Stepping Stones
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn
      Duration: 2:58
    • 00:27
      Title: Crazy Clown
      Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa
      Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa
      Duration: 3:17
    • 00:30
      Title: Afraid
      Performer(s): Nico
      Performer(s): Nico
      Duration: 3:46
    • 00:35
      Title: Fantasia (21)
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:38
      Title: Oremus
      Performer(s): Sisask, Urmas
      Performer(s): Sisask, Urmas
      Duration: 8:25
    • 00:46
      Title: Everything Happens To Me
      Performer(s): Dennis / Adair
      Performer(s): Dennis / Adair
      Duration: 11:00

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