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 Thursday 18 July 2013

This Week on Blue....

Carl is joined this Wednesday by pianist Francesco Turrisi and vocalist Michelle O'Rourke for a Blue of the Night session. Both have previously been featured on Blue individually but the two musicians will collaborate and perform their imaginative and thoughtful interpretations of music from the early 17th century in advance of their performance at the final Kaleidoscope of the season next week June. Francesco is guest curator for this final Kaleidoscope and will tell us a little about the lineup for this popular monthly music event at the Bello Bar in Dublin

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Last Week on Blue....

Pianist Ivan Ilic is a regular visitor to Ireland. He paid Carl a visit for a Blue of the Night Session recently and you can listen to the entire interview and session below, and watch exclusive video footage. 

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

22:00

Title: Dark Cloud

Performer(s): Sims, Zoot

Duration: 4:39

22:05

Title: Piano Concerto No.4 In G Minor (2nd Movement) Largo

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 6:33

22:14

Title: Elvis Presley Blues

Performer(s): Welch / Rawlings

Duration: 5:08

22:19

Title: The Dream

Performer(s): Portman, Tom

Duration: 3:45

22:25

Title: That's All Right

Performer(s): Crudup, Arthur

Duration: 2:36

22:29

Title: String Quartet No.1 (2nd Movement) Andante Pensiero

Performer(s): Enescu, George

Duration: 3:45

22:40

Title: Just As You Are

Performer(s): Benge / Wyatt

Duration: 4:37

22:44

Title: Reverof/Lusignac

Performer(s): Tweed/Wood

Duration: 4:38

22:49

Title: People Get Ready

Performer(s): Mayfield, Curtis

Duration: 3:44

22:53

Title: The Seventh Son

Performer(s): Dixon, Willie

Duration: 2:54

22:56

Title: If The Sea Was Whiskey

Performer(s): Dixon / Caston

Duration: 3:19

23:00

Title: Ricercare A 6

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 6:58

23:06

Title: Virgo Flagellatur

Performer(s): Anon. (School Of Perotinus)

Duration: 3:45

23:14

Title: That Ole Devil Called Love

Performer(s): Roberts / Fisher

Duration: 3:10

23:17

Title: Getting Some Fun Out Of Life

Performer(s): Burke/Leslie

Duration: 3:30

23:20

Title: The Beggar

Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo

Duration: 6:39

23:27

Title: Love Theme From Cinema Paradiso

Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio

Duration: 3:03

23:31

Title: Roll 'N' Jelly

Performer(s): Emerson, Keith

Duration: 1:29

23:33

Title: I'Ll Never Leave You

Performer(s): Nilsson, Harry

Duration: 4:31

23:37

Title: Homage To Greene

Performer(s): Aarset, Eivind

Duration: 5:45

23:43

Title: Last Rites For The Promised Land (5th Movement)

Performer(s): Mcfarland, Gary

Duration: 4:56

23:48

Title: A Moment Alone

Performer(s): Mcfarland, Gary

Duration: 6:30

23:55

Title: Madame Butterfly - Humming Chorus

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

Duration: 6:48

00:05

Title: Strange Fruit

Performer(s): Allen, Lewis

Duration: 3:23

00:08

Title: Fisherman's Woman

Performer(s): Torrini/White

Duration: 2:06

00:11

Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra

Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso

Duration: 6:14

00:17

Title: Melencolia I - 1

Performer(s): Birtwistle, Harrison

Duration: 3:37

00:20

Title: I Better Be Quiet Now

Performer(s): Smith, Elliott

Duration: 3:59

00:25

Title: Stepping Stones

Performer(s): Jansch / Renbourn

Duration: 2:58

00:27

Title: Crazy Clown

Performer(s): O'Neill, Lisa

Duration: 3:17

00:30

Title: Afraid

Performer(s): Nico

Duration: 3:46

00:35

Title: Fantasia (21)

Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco

Duration: 3:45

00:38

Title: Oremus

Performer(s): Sisask, Urmas

Duration: 8:25

00:46

Title: Everything Happens To Me

Performer(s): Dennis / Adair

Duration: 11:00

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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