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    Mar 30; On Monday's Blue we play a track from our featured album by Anuoar Brahem(see Blue Tunes, below); Jordi Savall (pictured) and his ensemble Hesperion XXI bridge the gap 'tween East and West; Debussy's Clair de Lune twice - the original followed by a jazzy interpretation; John Metcalfe from a forthcoming album; Jocelyn Pook is inspired by Edgar Allen Poe; singer songwriter Sarah McQuaid is inspired by St Francis of Assisi; jazz piano from the late Michael Garrick; more from Sufjan Stevens' new CD; Francis MacDonald is a drummer and sometime member of Scottish alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub - he's just released a CD of String Quartet arrangements - hear some tonight;.  For  these and lots more join Carl  at 10pm...

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Tuesday 23 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 -

    Anuoar Brahem Souvenance;  March 30th- April 5th

    Oud player Anouar Brahem has consistently produced mesmerising music for the ECM label. His latest work is no exception. Inspired by the political and social upheaval in his native Tunisia, Souvenance is supremely captivating and benefits from his piano based quartet along with a string orchestra. He's in the National Concert Hall next week with his quartet - so this week he is in the Blue spotlight.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: North Circular
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Duration: 1:26
    • 22:01
      Title: Wind Quintet Op. 43 Fs100 - Movement Ii - Menuet
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 5:06
    • 22:06
      Title: Concerto For Two Violins, Strings And Continuo In D Minor (2nd M
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:56
    • 22:15
      Title: Somos Tres
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Performer(s): Budd, Garcia, Lentz
      Duration: 2:48
    • 22:17
      Title: Time After Time
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule
      Performer(s): Cahn, Sammy/Styne, Jule
      Duration: 3:31
    • 22:26
      Title: Pno Sonata In D (Ii) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:30
    • 22:32
      Title: Aird Ui Chuain
      Performer(s): Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Performer(s): Trad/O'Connor, Mcsherry, Mcilduff
      Duration: 4:40
    • 22:36
      Title: Bilijana
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Performer(s): Trad Macedonian
      Duration: 4:52
    • 22:42
      Title: Fado Amalia
      Performer(s): Valerio/Galhardo
      Performer(s): Valerio/Galhardo
      Duration: 3:15
    • 22:45
      Title: La Vida Bona
      Performer(s): Aranes, Juan
      Performer(s): Aranes, Juan
      Duration: 4:42
    • 22:51
      Title: Lament For Amy
      Performer(s): King, Philip
      Performer(s): King, Philip
      Duration: 4:09
    • 22:55
      Title: There Is No Greater Love
      Performer(s): Jones / Symes
      Performer(s): Jones / Symes
      Duration: 2:21
    • 22:57
      Title: Pusl
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Duration: 6:27
    • 23:04
      Title: My Dwarf Is Getting Tired
      Performer(s): Cooder
      Performer(s): Cooder
      Duration: 4:14
    • 23:09
      Title: Sonata In G Minor For Cello And Piano Op. 19 - 3rd Movement - A
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 6:07
    • 23:14
      Title: Pianos Of The 9th Ward
      Performer(s): Sickafoose, Todd
      Performer(s): Sickafoose, Todd
      Duration: 6:21
    • 23:21
      Title: Moonlight In Vermont
      Performer(s): Suessdorf / Blackburn
      Performer(s): Suessdorf / Blackburn
      Duration: 3:30
    • 23:25
      Title: Afterglow
      Performer(s): Norby / Danielsson
      Performer(s): Norby / Danielsson
      Duration: 5:09
    • 23:31
      Title: Song For Jesse
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Performer(s): Cave/ Ellis
      Duration: 2:49
    • 23:33
      Title: Back Home
      Performer(s): Jansch
      Performer(s): Jansch
      Duration: 4:05
    • 23:38
      Title: Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 3:22
    • 23:41
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Duration: 6:59
    • 23:49
      Title: Fantasia And Sonata In C Minor - Movement Ii - Adagio / Fugato
      Performer(s): Pinto, George Frederick
      Performer(s): Pinto, George Frederick
      Duration: 3:02
    • 23:52
      Title: Fantasia (64)
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Performer(s): Da Milano, Francesco
      Duration: 3:45
    • 23:59
      Title: Ghost
      Performer(s): Byrne, David
      Performer(s): Byrne, David
      Duration: 3:39
    • 00:10
      Title: The White Birds From That The Night Come
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha/Yeats, W.B.
      Duration: 8:53
    • 00:20
      Title: The Rose Of No-Mans Land
      Performer(s): Caddigan/ Brennan
      Performer(s): Caddigan/ Brennan
      Duration: 4:51
    • 00:25
      Title: You Compare Her To A Rose
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:32
      Title: Norma - Casta Diva
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 7:04
    • 00:39
      Title: Woman
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Performer(s): Lennon, John
      Duration: 4:12
    • 00:49
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Traditional Norwegian
      Performer(s): Traditional Norwegian
      Duration: 8:03
    • 00:57
      Title: Sweet Rosemary (Demo Version)
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Duration: 3:16

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