The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Wednesday 24 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 -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:59
      Title: Crucifixus
      Performer(s): Lotti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Lotti, Antonio
      Duration: 3:39
    • 22:03
      Title: Epilogue From Wonderlawn
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Performer(s): Bryars, Gavin
      Duration: 7:32
    • 22:11
      Title: Where Are You Tonight?
      Performer(s): Stewart
      Performer(s): Stewart
      Duration: 4:46
    • 22:15
      Title: Sonata K391
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 3:17
    • 22:19
      Title: Piano Concerto No.4 In G Minor (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 6:33
    • 22:25
      Title: Chi Passa Per'sta Strada
      Performer(s): Azzaiolo, Filippo
      Performer(s): Azzaiolo, Filippo
      Duration: 4:56
    • 22:29
      Title: Lamentu
      Performer(s): Testoni
      Performer(s): Testoni
      Duration: 5:21
    • 22:36
      Title: April In Roundstone
      Performer(s): Whelan, Bill
      Performer(s): Whelan, Bill
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:41
      Title: On Yonder Hill
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Sam Lee
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Sam Lee
      Duration: 6:34
    • 22:48
      Title: How Much Do You Love Me?
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Performer(s): Blunnie, Ailie
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:52
      Title: Silent Worship
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 3:03
    • 22:55
      Title: Sonata In A Major (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 6:08
    • 23:10
      Title: Summer 2
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 4:14
    • 23:14
      Title: Don't Want To Know
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Performer(s): Martyn, John
      Duration: 3:19
    • 23:18
      Title: A Letter To A Friend
      Performer(s): Buckley, Hugh
      Performer(s): Buckley, Hugh
      Duration: 4:30
    • 23:22
      Title: Moon At The Window
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Performer(s): Joni Mitchell
      Duration: 5:33
    • 23:30
      Title: Familiar
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Performer(s): Frahm, Nils
      Duration: 5:53
    • 23:34
      Title: Over And Again
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Performer(s): Amiina
      Album: Puzzle
      Duration: 3:54
    • 23:38
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In Eb Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:35
    • 23:43
      Title: About Mother Op. 28 - Reminiscences
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 5:29
    • 23:50
      Title: Three Part Invention (Sinfonia) No.10 Bwv 796
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 1:15
    • 23:51
      Title: Branquinho
      Performer(s): Gismonti, Egberto
      Performer(s): Gismonti, Egberto
      Duration: 7:52
    • 00:00
      Title: What Will It Be For Me
      Performer(s): Dargel, Corey
      Performer(s): Dargel, Corey
      Duration: 4:18
    • 00:04
      Title: Sarabande From Partita No. 2 In D Minor (Bwv 1004)
      Performer(s): Bach Arr Schlepper-Connolly
      Performer(s): Bach Arr Schlepper-Connolly
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:10
      Title: Harp Concerto In 3 Tempi (Rondeau)
      Complete Work Name: Complete Work Name
      Composer: Composer
      Performer(s): Boieldieu, Francois Adrien
      Performer(s): Soloist, Additional Performer, Orchestra, Choir, Enaemble, Vocalist
      Duration: 7:18
    • 00:17
      Title: Basse Breton Rhapsody
      Performer(s): Stevenson
      Performer(s): Stevenson
      Duration: 6:07
    • 00:23
      Title: Novi Sideris Lumen Respenduit
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Performer(s): Von Bingen, Hildegard
      Duration: 3:59
    • 00:27
      Title: Saudade
      Performer(s): Valent / Surman / Stubbs
      Performer(s): Valent / Surman / Stubbs
      Duration: 6:33
    • 00:35
      Title: Hard Times
      Performer(s): Charles, Ray
      Performer(s): Charles, Ray
      Duration: 3:48
    • 00:39
      Title: Words
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Performer(s): Brun, Ane
      Duration: 4:39
    • 00:44
      Title: Lippy Kids
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Performer(s): Elbow/Garvey, Guy
      Duration: 6:21
    • 00:50
      Title: Anna Livia Plurabelle
      Performer(s): Scanner
      Performer(s): Scanner
      Duration: 5:11
    • 00:55
      Title: Rodeo - Corral Nocturne
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:14

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