The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Aug 4: Eamonn sits in for Carl this week. On Tuesday's BLUE, we'll listen to a Craig Armstrong piece that was subsequently used in film; 2 x Karl Jenkins (including one live recording you'll find on a recently made available Soft Machine CD); young German drummer/bandleader Eva Klesse; a work for guitar by the late 19th/early 20th century composer Antonio Jiménez Manjón from Spain; an Ocean Boulevard Eric Clapton, beseeching "strength"; low-key Satchmo (see BLUE TUNES, below), on the 114th anniversary of his birth; Alexander Chapman Campbell's "Light Through The Day"; Diana Krall, dreaming of California; part of Piazzolla's history of tango; kantele-player Sinikka Langeland; a couple of Billie Holiday songs, as well as Lady Day's reading of "Autumn In New York"; James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano), from a new CD of violin sonatas by Franck and Richard Strauss; vintage Esbjorn Svensson Trio (pictured by Jim Rakete); and part of a Jon Hopkins movie soundtrack. 10pm...

    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

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    August 4th - 10th: Louis Armstrong

    Jazz music and Louis Armstrong grew up together. Both were from turn-of–the-20th-century New Orleans. An astounding an innovative soloist, “Satchmo” (short for "Satchelmouth") came to be known as a popular entertainer and an “ambassador” for jazz. Hear him nightly, in the week of the anniversary of his birth, interpreting everyone from Cole Porter to Fats Waller.

    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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