The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 31: Monday’s Blue has a touch of da blues courtesy of Memphis Slim (see Blue Tunes below); a softer sound from Judy Collins; Montserrat Figueras sings a Berber lullaby; her son Ferran Savall sings his own; Pierre Bensusan(pictured) plays guitar; Tom Portman does too; Piano Concerto No 2 from Shostakovich; Anna Netrebko sings Dvorak; David Sylvian from Everything and Nothing; more from avant garde Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger; Mike Vass and his In The Wake of Neil Gunn; new from trad accordionist Martin Tourish; recent Mendelssohn Chamber recording by Mandelring Quartet; kora maestro Toumani Diabate; Savina Yannatou from recent ECM release; Seamus Begley sings an Irish song and Swiss jazz singer Rea Dubach re-invents an Irish tune; These and more with Carl starting at 10…

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 22 July 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Once strings collaborators for Sigur Ros, Amiina, a sextet from Iceland are under the Blue Tunes spotlight including their latest release The Lighthouse Project

    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: Sexfaldur
      Performer(s): Amina
      Performer(s): Amina
      Duration: 5:02
    • 22:06
      Title: Piece From The Year 1981
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Performer(s): Sumera, Lepo
      Duration: 7:20
    • 22:13
      Title: Satyagraha - Evening Song
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:18
      Title: Sonata In A Major K. 429/L. 132/P. 234
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 4:00
    • 22:22
      Title: Quartet - Ii. Assez Vif
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:28
    • 22:30
      Title: Caliope For Frank
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 6:10
    • 22:36
      Title: The Belll
      Performer(s): Mcsherry,John/Duncan,Tyler/Shimmin,Michael
      Performer(s): Mcsherry,John/Duncan,Tyler/Shimmin,Michael
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: Swansea
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Performer(s): Newsom, Joanna
      Duration: 5:20
    • 22:50
      Title: Give Up The Ghost
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Performer(s): Radiohead
      Album: The King of Limbs
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:55
      Title: Sonata No.3-Bwv 1005 In C-Major (Ii.Fuga)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 12:00
    • 23:07
      Title: Someday My Prince Will Come
      Performer(s): Churchill / Morey
      Performer(s): Churchill / Morey
      Duration: 9:19
    • 23:11
      Title: Lush Life
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Performer(s): Strayhorn, Billy
      Duration: 7:01
    • 23:18
      Title: Around And About (1st Movement) The Garden
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 3:24
    • 23:25
      Title: O Grande Amor
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Performer(s): Jobim / De Moraes
      Duration: 4:45
    • 23:37
      Title: O Virtus Sapientie
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 4:46
    • 23:42
      Title: The Revd Mustard His Installation Prelude
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Performer(s): Muhly, Nico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:46
      Title: My Darling
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Performer(s): Jain, Essie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:50
      Title: Being Bill Cosby
      Performer(s): Hession, Ronán
      Performer(s): Hession, Ronán
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:53
      Title: Fingerbib
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 4:04
    • 23:58
      Title: Nocturne For The Left Hand Alone In E D Flat Major Op. 9 No. 2
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 5:34
    • 00:04
      Title: String Quartet Op 131 In C Sharp Minor - Movement I - Adagio Ma
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 7:05
    • 00:22
      Title: In The Sun
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Duration: 4:31
    • 00:31
      Title: Eleanor (Sister Cobb)
      Performer(s): Cobb, Jimmy
      Performer(s): Cobb, Jimmy
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:39
      Title: Si Dolce E'L Tormento
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 2:41
    • 00:42
      Title: Ecco Di Dolci Raggi Sol Armato
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 2:30
    • 00:44
      Title: The Wind
      Performer(s): Fogarty, Seamus
      Performer(s): Fogarty, Seamus
      Duration: 5:49
    • 00:52
      Title: Blackbird
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 2:33
    • 00:55
      Title: Music In 'Timon Of Athens, The Man Hater' - Movement Ii - Curtai
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 4:07

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