The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Thursday's programme...

    Dec 18; Thursday's Blue inches closer to Christmas and so we include a few more Seasonal gems....an extract from  A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten (pictured); a French Carol or two; The Eaken Piano Trio perform some Christmas Classics; Bert Jansch gets into the festive spirit and a Rutter arrangement wont go astray; aside from the Festive...we have Chamber music by Howard Skempton; Celli Monighetti play Alexander Knaifel; a new version of Strange Fruit by the band called Strange Fruit; a Mozart Andante for Oboe and Orchestra; Betty Carter sings of a Lonely House, Sinatra sings for Only the Lonely and we'll hear something from Sasha Siem - a British-Norwegian singer-songwriter and composer; there's also more from The Hilliard Ensemble (see Blue Tunes below); For these and much more... join Carl at 10

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Thursday 25 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 Hilliard Ensemble; December 15th - 21st

    The Hilliard Ensemble has released more than 30 albums on the ECM label including their latest Transeamus.  They hang up their music stands at year’s end after 4 remarkable decades. This week Blue recalls some of their masterful performances as well as the new release - a suitable pre-Christmas Blue Tunes recommendation..

     

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:01
      Title: Song Of Hope
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 7:26
    • 22:09
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Major - Fugue
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 6:28
    • 22:15
      Title: Prélude
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:03
    • 22:17
      Title: Valse Opus Posthume 69 No 1
      Performer(s): Chopin
      Performer(s): Chopin
      Duration: 3:58
    • 22:22
      Title: Kangwondo Arirang
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:21
    • 22:26
      Title: Skeleton Man
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Farrell, Ciaran
      Duration: 4:59
    • 22:33
      Title: Ricercare A 6
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 6:58
    • 22:39
      Title: Prelude In E Minor
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 4:45
    • 22:45
      Title: Laura
      Performer(s): Raskin, David
      Performer(s): Raskin, David
      Duration: 7:53
    • 22:53
      Title: Erased Duet
      Performer(s): Sigurosson, Valgeir
      Performer(s): Sigurosson, Valgeir
      Duration: 2:23
    • 22:55
      Title: Happy Ever After
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Performer(s): Feeney, Julie
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:00
      Title: Nana
      Performer(s): De Falla, Manuel
      Performer(s): De Falla, Manuel
      Duration: 1:49
    • 23:01
      Title: Nana/ The Dreaming
      Performer(s): De Falla/ S. Coe/ S. Chandra
      Performer(s): De Falla/ S. Coe/ S. Chandra
      Duration: 8:38
    • 23:11
      Title: Jama Ko
      Performer(s): Bassekou Kouyate
      Performer(s): Bassekou Kouyate
      Duration: 4:54
    • 23:17
      Title: Serenade No.12 "Nacht Music" (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:48
    • 23:22
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Gombert, Nicholas
      Performer(s): Gombert, Nicholas
      Duration: 4:47
    • 23:27
      Title: Nocturne In B Flat Major
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 6:14
    • 23:33
      Title: Promises
      Performer(s): Lovett, Lyle
      Performer(s): Lovett, Lyle
      Duration: 3:21
    • 23:36
      Title: Bells For Her
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 5:37
    • 23:42
      Title: Carry (Variation On Debussy's Girl With The Flaxen Hair)
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 4:22
    • 23:49
      Title: 40% Swing
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:05
      Title: Heaven Paints Her Holy Mantle Blue
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Ger
      Performer(s): Wolfe, Ger
      Duration: 4:26
    • 00:09
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 7:02
    • 00:16
      Title: Cul Na Ngabhar/Ril An Raithin
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Toner Quinn/Malachy Bourke
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Toner Quinn/Malachy Bourke
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:29
      Title: Magnificat
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Performer(s): Hildegard Of Bingen/ Stevie Wishart
      Duration: 5:12
    • 00:34
      Title: Crossing The Stone Bridge
      Performer(s): Adams, J. /Edmonds, L./Mandelson, B.
      Performer(s): Adams, J. /Edmonds, L./Mandelson, B.
      Duration: 7:10
    • 00:43
      Title: Mareta No'm Faces Plorar
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 6:17
    • 00:49
      Title: Follow, Follow
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Performer(s): Runswick, Daryl
      Duration: 4:37
    • 00:54
      Title: Who Knows Where The Time Goes
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Performer(s): Denny, Sandy
      Duration: 5:29

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