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....

 

Vocalist Christine Tobin's settings of poems by W.B. Yeats won her awards and critical acclaim. Her latest release, Pelt, features settings of poems and lyrics by Paul Muldoon.  Although a continuation of Tobin's alchemy with fine words and music and her exploration of the chemistry between the two, Pelt marks a new direction and a new musical landscape. Carl shares it all this week as his CD of the week.

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.

Something to smile about....

"There is An Island" is the latest Ergodos Musicians' project featuring songs by composers Garret Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly and the pure voice of Michele O'Rourke. They joined Carl for a Blue Room Session in advance of their contribution to the Santa Rita Concert Series at the Little Museum of Dublin. 

Carl with Benedict, Michelle and Garrett in Studio 8

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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